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Generation XYZ is Tampere Film Festival’s brand new competition for short genre films. Generation XYZ screenings present all the thriller, horror, sci-fi, action and fantasy films selected into the competition. “Night of the Living Dicks” available only in Finland 10.–14.3. No other geoblocks.

NOTE! Single screening ticket is valid for 24 hours after the purchase.

Language: EngDuration: 75 min

  • Online 10.–21.3.

  • karttaikoni FesthomeTV

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NOTE! Single screening ticket is valid for 24 hours after the purchase.

 

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THE THING THAT ATE THE BIRDS

Sophie Mair, Dan Gitsham | United Kingdom 2020 | Fiction | 12 min

On the North Yorkshire Moors, Abel, Head Gamekeeper, discovers the thing that is eating his grouse.

Watch the Q&A here.

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TROUBLE

Naledi Jackson | United States 2020 | Fiction | 8 min

Trouble follows Dante, a pianist, who unwittingly agrees to a last-minute gig at a plantation wedding. Upon tuning the piano, he encounters the unexpected, and fragments of the past are brought to light.

Watch the Q&A here.

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ECHTHAAR

Dominic Kubisch | Austria 2021 | Fiction | 20 min

Perry Como comes blasting from the jukebox, while the hair dresser blows smoke into the eyes of his customers. It’s the 50ies and Victor has his salon in order. Or so it seems. Because when Paula comes on as a temp, she soon senses the dark secrets he’s hiding.

Watch the Q&A here.

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THE RAVE

Johannes Magnus Aule | Estonia 2019 | Fiction | 17 min

A trio of young ravers pay a visit to a mysterious night club in the middle of nowhere and find themselves in the midst of entrancing, sounds and colours. Heads are lost, when the friends stumble upon a mysterious powder that summons their inner demons.

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NIGHT OF THE LIVING DICKS

Ilja Rautsi | Finland, Denmark 2021 | Fiction | 19 min

Note! The film is no longer available at our programme.

Night of the Living Dicks is a short black and white horror comedy about Venla, who’s fed up with getting dick pics on the internet. She finds a pair of glasses that reveal which men are real dicks. But as the dick monsters realize Venla can see their true form, they chase her and Venla must confront an explosive nightmare of genitals and gender roles.

Watch the Q&A here.