24fps International Short Film Festival

2016 Edition
First Wave of Official Selection Films

The following 10 films were named Official Selections for the 2016 edition of the 24fps International Short Film Festival on Friday, September 9, 2016.  The remaining 20 films will be announced over the course of the next two weeks.  In total, 30 films will be presented in the festival juried competition and public exhibitions November 4-5, 2016.

TO VIEW THE FORMAL ONLINE PUBLICATION FEATURING THESE TEN FILMS, CLICK HERE.

OFFICIAL SELECTIONS FIRST WAVE (10 Films)

 

THUNDER ROAD
Director: Jim Cummings 
USA     
Narrative

HOME
Director: Daniel Mulloy
United Kingdom, Republic of Kosovo
Narrative

AVE MARIA
Director: Basil Kahlil
Palestinian Territory, France, Germany
Narrative

TWINSBURG
Director: Joe Garrity
USA
Narrative

HIGH CHAPARRAL   
Director: David Freid  
USA      
Documentary

MANOMAN
Director: Simon Cartwright
United Kingdom
Animation

DET LYSE MØRKET   
(Pushing Night Away)   
Director: Jade Hærem Aksnes 
Norway
Narrative

LIFE SMARTPHONE
Director: Chenglin Xie
Animation
China    

MAMAN(S)    
Director: Maïmouna Doucouré    
France     
Narrative

(The Black Bear)
L’OURS NOIR
Directors: Meryl Fortunat-Rossi, Xavier Seron
Narrative
France

The remaining 20 films will be announced on the following schedule:

SECOND WAVE:  Friday, September 16, 2016  (10 films)
FINAL WAVE:  Friday, September 23, 2016  (10 films)