Short Films Announced For Sundance Film Festival
LIES/Sweden (Director: Jonas Odell) -- Three perfectly true stories about lying. In three episodes based on documentary interviews we meet the burglar who, when found out, claims to be a moonlighting accountant, the boy who finds himself lying and confessing to a crime he didn't commit and the woman whose whole life has been a chain of lies.
MISTER COK/France (Director and Screenwriter: Franck Dion) -- Mister Cok is the owner of a large bomb factory. Looking for efficiency and profit, he decides to replace his workers by sophisticated robots; however one of the workers does not accept being discarded so easily.
OUT OF CONTROL/Mexico (Director: Sofia Carrillo) -- Remote and alone, various personalities share feelings of solitude in the interior of a labyrinthine house.
SKHIZEIN/France (Director: Jeremy Clapin; Screenwriters: Jeremy Clapin and Stephane Piera) -- Having been struck by a 150-ton meteorite, Henry has to adapt to living precisely ninety-one centimeters from himself.
THIS WAY UP/U.K. (Directors: Adam Foulkes, Alan Smith; Screenwriters: Adam Foulkes, Alan Smith, Christopher O'Reilly) -- Laying the dead to rest has never been so much trouble.