Retrospection~ Dir. Nolan Budzynski ~ Toronto, Canada ~ 2019 ~ 9:00
Who is C.S. Kowalski? Retrospection answers that question with an intimate portrait of the science fiction writer named Peter Nguyen from Breslau Ontario. Blending narrative with traditional documentary style, Retrospection is an experimental film that details his struggle with mental illness and his aspirations to become a published writer.
This is a Robbery ~ Dir. Anna Korchagina ~ Russia ~ 2019 ~ 10:40
A night. An office. A thief, hunter for printers and other small loot, finds a safe with a lot of money, but a boss who knows the password decides to hang himself. The thief catches him at the edge of the table.
Now the thief needs to find out the password, and the boss, with a noose on his neck, needs to complete his suicide attempt, but without giving his money away.
It becomes more complicated with unexpected visit of an assistant, who also wants to rob his boss.