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Sixth Eurochannel Short Films Tour - Program 5 – A Place for Lovers

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Sixth Eurochannel Short Films Tour - Program 5 – A Place for Lovers

The Eurochannel Short Films Tour is back for its sixth edition, with a special programming theme: Youth in Europe.

The Eurochannel Short Films Tour is already a successful Eurochannel trademark. As a unique event, the tour invites viewers and talented directors on a stirring tour of Europe through short films: directors will be the guides and viewers will be touring through their screens. Almost every European country is represented in this edition of the Eurochannel Short Films Tour - each of whose film is broadcast in its original language and subtitled in English - as an example of its creativity and dynamism.

Hotel room

A Hotel Room Story (A Hotel Room Story, 2014)
Spain: Barcelona

Director: Daniel Piera

Synopsis:

A boy meets a girl at an international congress in which both are participating. They’re from different countries, and each has a romantic partner with whom they are completely in love. But they both like each other and have felt something special between them during these days at the congress. He thinks that things have to flow without limits, but she seems to care more about being faithful. During the last minutes of their last night at the hotel, they must decide what to do: should they let themselves get carried away by their feelings or should they be completely faithful to their partners and keep their distance?

Biography - Daniel Piera

loves you

Somebody Loves You (2014)
Armenia

Director: Evelina Barsegian

Synopsis:

Ani is only 24, but by local standards she is already the "aging" bride. She falls for a man who doesn't seem to notice her. Ani could marry any of her conquests from a long time ago, but she still cannot give up her dream. It's not so easy to differ from the majority in a small village where your life is predicted in advance by your parents and neighbors. Ani takes a bold decision: she is going to fight for her dreams. This romantic drama plays out against the background of ancient churches, picturesque mountains, and sky-blue Lake Sevan.

Biography - Evelina Barsegian

Main course

Main Course (Jan Pivoňka, 2012)
Czech Republic: Prague

Director: Peter Kerek

Synopsis:

We are in 1972, watching an extraordinary lunch of the Spačil family. Aneta, the only child, would love to introduce her boyfriend, Daniel Cerny, to her parents. Although Daniel is really nice, her mother doesn't like him because of his job. Can her father save the situation? Could lunch be even worse?

Built me

You Built Me a Labyrinth (Labyrintti, 2013)
Finland

Director: Lauri-Matti Parppei

Synopsis:

When everything was going right, a love letter arrives — years too late. A young woman called Ia has to think over her life and twisted relationships. Her only friend is a talking cat, living on the roof of her house. She tries to bury her feelings and the shining letter, but eventually her shoes lead the way to confront the sender.

Biography - Lauri-Matti Parppei

gift

The Gift of the Magi (Darovete na vlahvite, 2013)
Bulgaria

Director: Ivan Abadjiev

Synopsis:

Based on the famous story by O. Henry, this short tells the story of a poor dramatic young married couple and how they deal with the challenge of buying Christmas gifts for each other with very little money.

sevilla

Sevilla (Sevilla, 2012)
Netherlands: North Brabant

Director: Bram Schouw

Synopsis:

A man, his girlfriend, and his best male friend go on a road trip. They impulsively decide to make the journey to Sevilla to have a good time and along the way experience great moments and memories together.

Biography - Bram Schouw

Eyeline

Eyeline (2012)
Northern Ireland

Director: Andrew Tohill, Ryan Tohill

Synopsis:

A visit with his friend for afternoon coffee takes an unexpected turn when Simon locks eyes with an attractive girl. When he subsequently finds her entangled in an argument with her boyfriend, he has to confront a moral dilemma. His ultimate response will force him to question the type of person he really is.

Biography - Andrew Tohill and Ryan Tohill

Anvil

 

Private Sale (Abstenerse Agencias, 2012)
Spain: Bilbao

Director: Gaizka Urresti

Synopsis:

Laura and Guille are a young couple who visit Amparo's flat — she is a widow who lives alone — on Christmas Eve to buy the flat. They find an old woman who seems more interested in knowing about their lives than selling her home. The three characters develop a relationship that will affect their lives.

Biography - Gaizka Urresti

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The Eurochannel Short Films Tour is back for its fifth edition, with a special programming theme: European women with … And God Created European Woman.

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