The Perfect Day (El Día Perfecto)
Directed by Bernardo Loyola. Plans for a spectacular suicide are derailed by a phone call. 2004, Mexico, video, 13 minutes.
A Little Bit Higher (Kami Balatar)
Directed by Mehdi Jafari. Two ill-prepared men wait for the workday to begin on a construction site. 2005, Iran, video, 12 minutes.
Your Dark Hair Ihsan (Tes Cheveux Noirs Ihsan)
Directed by Tala Hadid. A young man returns to North Africa for his mother’s funeral and reflects on the sacrifices she made for him. 2004, Morocco, video, 14 minutes.
Riding with Sugar
Directed by Sunu Gonera. A South African teen finds BMX championship racing as a way to escape the lure of drugs. 2005, South Africa, video, 10 minutes.
Broad Day (Üks päev)
Directed by Rajeev Ahuja. Returning to the crime site, actors reenact the rape of a woman on a train in Mumbai. Based on a true event. 2004, India, video, 11 minutes.
Absent (En Ausencia)
Directed by Lucia Cedron. Violent memories haunt Maria as she waits for her pregnancy test results. 2003, Argentina, video, 15 minutes.
Girl of Faith (Mina De Fé)
Directed by Lucina Bezerra. Silvana and her boyfriend must outfox the police and gangs in order to survive in the favelas of Rio. 2004, Brazil, video, 15 minutes.