60 short films from 45 countries were selected into the International Competition of Tampere Film Festival.

The selected films will be screened at Tampere Film Festival March 4th–8th. The winners will be announced at the Award Ceremony of the Festival on March 8th starting at 12.00.

The pre-selections have been made by Liina Härkönen, Jukka-Pekka Laakso and Riina Mikkonen.

Abbreviations
D = Documentary
E = Experimental
F = Fiction
A = Animation

ALGERIA

TOUIZA | Karim Bengana | 2019 | F | 30’

ARGENTINA, FRANCE

PULSION | Pedro Casavecchia | 2019 | E, A | 7’

BELGIUM, CONGO

MACHINI | Frank Mukunday, Tétshim Tétshim | 2019 | A | 8’

BRAZIL, SPAIN

CARNE | Camila Kater | 2019 | A, D | 13’

CAMBODIA

SOBEN CALIFORNIA | Sreylin Meas | 2019 | F | 17’

CANADA

PHYSIQUE DE LA TRISTESSE | Theodore Ushev | 2019 | A | 27’
JE FINIRAI EN PRISON | Alexandre Dostie | 2019 | F | 23’
CAYENNE | Simon Gionet | 2020 | F | 11’

CHINA

ME AND MY MAGNET AND MY DEAD FRIEND | Maoning Liu | 2019 | A | 14’

CHINA, UNITED STATES

SUMMER | Zeyu Wang | 2019 | F | 14’

COLOMBIA

VENDO PIPAS | Juan Diego Aguirre Gomez | 2019 | F | 16’

DENMARK, UNITED KINGDOM, LEBANON

3 LOGICAL EXITS | Mahdi Fleifel | 2020 | D | 15’

ESTONIA

KILPKONN JA JÄNES | Ülo Pikkov | 2020 | D | 9’

FINLAND

PLAY RAPE | Anna Paavilainen | 2019 | F | 20’
ALL INCLUSIVE | Teemu Nikki | 2019 | F | 15’

FRANCE

MÉMORABLE | Bruno Collet | 2019 | A | 13’
BON ENFANT | Thibaud Renzi | 2019 | F | 22’
ENZO | Serena Porcher-Carli | 2018 | D | 8’

FRANCE, MOROCCO

BAB SEBTA | Randa Maroufi | 2019 | E, D | 20’

FRANCE, SWITZERLAND

ALINE | Simon Guélat | 2019 | F | 30’

GEORGIA

MARKSIS KUCHA 12 | Irine Jordania | 2019 | F | 15’

GERMANY

URAL | Alla Churikova | 2019 | A | 15’

GERMANY, BRAZIL

O CATADOR SEM CABEÇA | Igor Shin Moromisato | 2019 | A | 15’

INDIA

GLOW WORM IN A JUNGLE | Ramana Dumpala | 2018 | D | 12’
SUNDAY | Arun Fulara | 2019 | F | 10’

INDONESIA

BURA | Eden Junjung | 2019 | F | 13’

IRAN

EMTEHAN | Sonia Hadad | 2019 | F | 15’

IRELAND

THE DREAM REPORT | Jack O’Shea | 2019 | A | 8’

ITALY

OSUBA | Federico Marsicano | 2019 | F | 6’

KENYA

I HAD TO BURY CUCU | Philippa Ndisi-Herrmann | 2018 | F | 14’

LEBANON

BARAKAT | Manon Nammour | 2019 | F | 14’

LEBANON, QATAR

OMÉ | Wassim Geagea | 2019 | F | 17’

LITHUANIA

KAUKAZAS | Laurynas Bareisa | 2018 | F | 14’

NEPAL

BARE TREES IN THE MIST | Rajan Kathet | 2019 | F | 15’

NEW ZEALAND

EGG CUP REQUIEM | Prisca Bouchet, Nick Mayow | 2019 | D | 12’

NORWAY, THE PHILIPPINES

THE MANILA LOVER | Johanna Pyykkö | 2019 | F | 26’

PAKISTAN, UNITED KINGDOM

STRAY DOGS COME OUT AT NIGHT | Hamza Bangash | 2019 | F | 12’

PALESTINE, GERMANY

IJRAIN MARADONA | Firas Khoury | 2019 | F | 20’

POLAND

ACID RAIN | Tomek Popakul | 2019 | A | 27’
NIEOCZEKIWANE | Mateusz Buława | 2018 | E, D | 9’

POLAND, FRANCE, GERMANY

PORTRAIT EN PIED DE SUZANNE | Izabela Plucińska | 2019 | A | 15’

RUSSIA

ZDRAVSTVUJTE, RODNIYE | Alexander Vasiliev | 2019 | A | 4’
PYATILETNYAYA VOINA | Anna Fokin | 2019 | E, D | 5’

SENEGAL, FRANCE

PROTESTE ! | Sophie Le Hire | 2019 | E, D | 7’

SERBIA, UNITED STATES

JESENJI VALCER | Ognjen Petković | 2019 | F | 19’

SOUTH AFRICA

MTHUNZI | Tebogo Malebogo | 2019 | F | 9’

SOUTH KOREA

THE END OF THE WORLD AND MISSED CALLS | Euna Seol, Dongjoo Seo | 2019 | E, D | 17’

SPAIN

ZAPATOS DE TACÓN CUBANO | Julio Mas Alcaraz | 2019 | F | 17’

SWEDEN

KÄNNER DU MIN GRANNE? | Stephane Mounkassa, Stefan Sundin | 2019 | F | 12’
NÅGOT ATT MINNAS | Niki Lindroth von Bahr | 2019 | A | 5’

SWITZERLAND

NACHTS SIND ALLE KATZEN GRAU | Lasse Linder | 2019 | D | 19’
22:47 LINIE 34 | Michael Karrer | 2019 | F | 10’

THE PHILIPPINES

BASURERO | Eileen Cabiling | 2019 | F | 17’

TURKEY

BARÊ GIRAN | Yılmaz Özdil | 2019 | F | 17’

UNITED KINGDOM

HYDEBANK | Ross McClean | 2019 | D | 17’
WOOD CHILD AND HIDDEN FOREST MOTHER | Stephen Irwin | 2019 | A | 10’

UNITED STATES

A LINE BIRDS CANNOT SEE | Amy Bench | 2019 | A, D | 10’

VENEZUELA

HARINA | Joanna Nelson | 2018 | F | 15’

VENEZUELA, LEBANON, FRANCE

AL JABAL | Carolina Gómez de Llarena | 2020 | A, D | 10’

VIETNAM

NGUOI KIEN | Viet Vu | 2018 | F | 27’