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Merlinka Queer Film Festival

Merlinka Queer Film Festival

Estonia

Toomas Beneath the Valley of the Wild Wolves

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Toomas u dolini divljih vukova

Kratki animirani film

Režija: Chintis LUNDGREN

Estonija, Francuska, 2019.

Trajanje: 18 min.

Kada je izgubio veoma dobro plaćen posao inženjera, Toomas, mlad I lep vuk, biva primoran da radi kao žigolo kako bi izdržavao svoju porodicu. On to krije od svoje trudne žene Viivi. Viivi takođe ima tajnu: ona prisustvuje seminaru za osnaživanje žena, koji uključuje muške robove. Kada Toomas dobije ulogu u erotskom filmu, postaje sve teže da njegov nov posao ostane tajna.

Toomas Beneath the Valley of the Wild Wolves

Short animated film

Director: Chintis LUNDGREN

Estonia, France, 2019

Duration: 18 min

After losing a well paid engineering job, Toomas, a young hot wolf, gets cornered into working as a gigolo to support his family. He is keeping it as a secret from his pregnant wife Viivi. Viivi also has a secret: she is attending a female empowerment seminar involving male slaves. When Toomas gets a role in a sexploitation movie, it becomes harder to keep his new profession a secret.

Chintis LUNDGREN

Chintis Lundgren is an Estonian-born animator currently living in Croatia. Self-taught, Lundgren’s body of work includes an assortment of quirky music videos, PSAs and short films featuring a light, absurdist tone along with distinct anthropomorphic characters. In 2011, Lundgren created her own animation studio called Chintis Lundgreni Animatsioonistuudio and later co-founded Adriatic Animation, an animation studio based in Croatia. Her films (including the award-winning shorts, Manivald (2017) and Life with Herman H. Rott (2015)) have screened at numerous international festivals including Sundance, Annecy, Animafest Zagreb, Hiroshima and Ottawa.

 

Tomorrow Island

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Ostrvo sutrašnjice

Kratki film

Režija: Gwenn Joyaux

Estonija, Velika Britanija, Portugal, 2018.

Trajanje: 16 min.

Početkom Hladnog rata, mlada sovjetska telegrafistkinja očajno pokušava da spasi svoju devojku, poreklom iz Amerike, koja je ostala na ruskoj strani Beingovog moreuza nakon što je dobila obaveštenje o zatvaranju granice.

Tomorrow Island

Short film

Director: Gwenn Joyaux

Estonia, UK, Portugal, 2018.

Duration: 16 min

In the dawn of the Cold War, a young Soviet telegraphist makes a desperate attempt to save her American lover from being stranded in the Russian side of the Bering Strait after receiving a border closure message.

Gwenn Joyaux

Argentine-French multi award-winning director. She is a Talent Buenos Aires – Berlinale Talents (2007). She received a scholarship to attend to the 3º Seminar Program for Professional Latin American and European Film Producers at the Copenhagen Filmskolen. She has worked as AD and script supervisor in more than twenty films, commercials and series in Argentina, Uruguay, Chile and Bolivia. She has directed several short films, commercials and documentaries which have been part of the official selection at International Film Festivals in America, Europe and Asia. Gwenn is in development on her new feature film.