A young man with Down-Syndrome on his knees at the door of an aeroplane hangar
THE BATTLE, AUS 2015

Welcome back to Kino šiška!

We very much appreciate the opportunity to present, for the second time, a selection of shorts in Ljubljana and look very much forward to this wonderful event!

Our gratitude goes to the Swiss Embassy in Ljubljana and to Roche Slovenia for their generous support!

Here’s the program (runtime 82 min.):

 

Picture: A couple watching a fountain at sunset

Perfectly Normal

A man who often seems lost in an imaginary world, but works hard to keep his feet on the ground.  

Picture: Black and white picture of a laughing girl in a gym

Thea

This is a short photo- and voice-based film about Thea, a young
Norwegian girl who has epilepsy. Her perspective
on it all is crystal clear.  

Picture: A middle aged man in a trenchoat caressing a physically impaireded dog

237 de ani

In a remote Romanian village, all of the villagers have been claiming disability benefits. Now they are due for inspection. An irreverent farce!  

Picture: A kneeling young man with trisomy 21 in an aircraft hangar

The Battle

Kayah is a young artist born with trisomy 21. In «The Battle» he narrates his thoughts on identity, power, passion and despair through dance.  

Picture: A young woman's face, in her back a young blind man

Làthatatlanul

Two people meet in the darkness of an invisible exhibition. The film follows them as they get closer and move apart from each other.