Official Selection 2019

A LITTLE TASTE

[Víctor Catalá]

Spain – O.V.S.
Premiere in the Valencian Community

Synopsis:
A girl flees disoriented in the woods. Something seems to stalk her menacingly. Upon reaching a small clearing he meets another girl playing alone on a seesaw …

ALICE

[Juliette Rose]

France – O.V.S.
World Premiere

Synopsis:
Jacques’s life is suspended by the hypothetical return of his daughter who disappeared seven years ago. He lives his days between his work in a supermarket and his empty house. But one day, strange events interrupt his routine and wake him up from his numb
existence.

AVARYA

[Gökalp Gönen]

Turkey – O.V.S.
Premiere in Spain

Synopsis:
A human is trapped in his own ship hoping to find a new habitable planet.

BAGHEAD

[Alberto Corredor]

U.K. – O.V.S.

Synopsis:
Kevin is tormented by pain and has questions that only the deceased can answer. His search leads him to the most inhospitable places, a dirty storage room in the back of a pub knackered. However, what he finds there is anything but bland.

BEDTIME

[Gemma Lee]

Australia – O.V.S.
Premiere in Spain

Synopsis:
A single mother struggles to take care of her young son. One day she finds bruises on his body, she worries that someone is hurting him.

CASA

[Alberto Evangelio]

Spain – O.V.S.
Premiere in the Valencian Community

Synopsis:
Teresa, director of a bank real estate agency, intends to sell to one couple one of the many empty apartments they own, without being aware that the buyers have an unexpected relationship with the property.

CREAKER

[Vidar T. Aune]

Norway –  O.V.S.
Premiere in Spain

Synopsis:
A girl wakes up at night upon hearing that her bedroom door opens …

EL JUEGO

[Roger Vergara Adriazén]

Peru – O.V.S.
Premiere in the Valencian Community

Synopsis:
Elira is kidnapped and locked in a damp and dark room. The door does not open and She has the feeling that something is watching.

EL LLIBRE

[Francesca Català]

Spain – O.V.S.
Premiere in Valencia

Synopsis:
A librarian is bored sitting at her desk until a book falls from the bookshelf and breaks with her monotonous day.

F FOR FREAKS

[Sabine Ehrl]

Germany – O.V.S.
Premiere in the Valencian Community

Synopsis:
A dystopian world in which tall people hunt little ones. Gabriela is mortally ill and can barely breathe. To stay alive, she orders a new lung and embarks on a difficult and unpredictable journey accompanied by three illegal bounty
hunter.

FLOTANDO

[Frankie De Leonardis]

Spain –  O.V.S.
Premiere in Valencia

Synopsis:
A Russian astronaut wakes up in an IAS space module after an accident. His attention is captured by external blows. Someone has come to welcome him, although everything could be just his imagination, or maybe not.

HET JUK (THE BURDEN)

[Nico Van Den Brink]

Holland – O.V.S.
Premiere in Spain

Synopsis:
A young woman visits her boyfriend’s family home and discovers a sinister story with her spooky neighbor. Soon, all kinds of secrets come to light.

LABORATORY CONDITIONS

[Jocelyn Stamat]

U.S.A. – O.V.S.
Premiere in the Valencian Community

Synopsis:
A doctor who investigates the mysterious disappearance of one of her patients, discovers an organization that performs an illegal experiment with dying patients.

LIMBO

[Dani Viqueira]

Spain – O.V.S.

Synopsis:
A small family in an isolated farm. A terrible crime and then, the echoes that remain. Nothing is over, nothing will ever end. It is a disturbing story of domestic violence mixing horror…

MOROS EN LA COSTA

[Damià Serra]

Spain – O.V.S.
Premiere in Valencia

Synopsis:
Imad is a young Arab who comes from a humble neighborhood. Today he has an appointment at Angel’s house, the son of a rich family he has met through a mobile application.

MUIL

[Jasper Vrancken]

Holland – O.V.S.
Premiere in the Valencian Community

Synopsis:
Richard works as a nurse in a nursing home. For the people around him, he tries to hide an unusual fantasy…

NIGHT CRAWL

[Gregory Shultz ]

U.S.A. – O.V.S.
Premiere in Spain

Synopsis:
Two inmates pass through the walls of a hellish prison, only to find something more terrifying than death row. Will they survive the night? Do they want?

POST MORTEM MARY

[Joshua Long]

U.K – O.V.S.
Premiere in the Valencian Community

Synopsis:
Mary and her mother run a post mortem photography business in Australia in 1840.

SIMON PLEURE

[Sergio Guataquira]

Belgium – O.V.S.
Premiere in Spain

Synopsis:
Simon, shattered by pain of love. He starts literally crying all over his body. He has to face this new physical state that he is unable to stop. A meeting will allow you to step back from his pain, to find another perception of sadness.

TEMPUS FUGIT

[Lorenzo Recio]

France – O.V.S.
Premiere in Spain

Synopsis:
Jeanne and Paul, two septuagenarians, lead a quiet life of retirees in southern France. On a day of heatwave, the sudden appearance of a river will definitely affect their lives, to the depths of their flesh.

THE BLUE DOOR

[Paul Taylor]

U.K – O.V.S.
Premiere in the Valencian Community

Synopsis:
A district nurse, (Gemma Whelan Game of Thrones, The Crown) is assigned a new patient who lives alone in a dilapidated bungalow. The nurse soon discovers that her dying patient, and the house where she lives, hide a dark secret.

THE BOOGEYWOMAN

[Erica Scoggins]

U.S.A – O.V.S.
Premiere in the Valencian Community

Synopsis:
Sam gets his first period at the annual “All-Night” skating party, but his new condition will bring him strange side effects.

THE FIVE MINUTES

[Shange Zhang]

U.S.A. – O.V.S.
Premiere in Europe

Synopsis:
A businessman in mourning uses a special phone booth to have a final conversation with his dead wife.