Tuesday 20 September 2022 – mymoviesone
The spotlights are turned on 22nd edition of the Future Film Festivalone of the most famous Italian festivals dedicated to animated cinema that this year opens to streaming bringing up MYmovies ONE well 31 short filmsavailable from 21 September to 2 October, and 11 feature filmsonline from 24 September to 2 October.
All the films on the program are an expression of the most avant-garde production of a contemporary cinema sector that never ceases to experiment or reflect on the expressive potential of the animated line, whether by hand or digital.
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Looking at the streaming offer, the very rich selection of shorts (31, all available from 21 September to 2 October) a veritable mine of stories, inventions, innovations, while the 11 feature films come both from afar (Japan, China, Mexico, USA, Algeria) and from close (France, Portugal, Switzerland, Belgium), with an absolute preview, the Italian Metamorphosis.
It ranges from ancient Japanese legends to Portuguese ones, from surrealism to documentary style, alternating animation techniques, opening gracefully to sometimes difficult themes.
Let’s find out together, starting with the 9 titles coming from the Competition:
My Grandfather’s Demons
by Nuno Beato
Portugal, 2022, 90 ‘- VO with Italian subtitles.
It is the story of Rosa, a successful designer who discovers, on the death of her grandfather, that she has a mission to fulfill in her native land, to make peace with herself and with others. Watch the film “
Les voisins des mes voisins sont mes voisins
by Anne-Laure Daffis, Léo Marchand
France, 2021, 93 ‘- VO with Italian subtitles.
A condominium like a microcosm of stories suspended between irony and drama. The lives of the inhabitants intertwine inexorably, giving life to surprising slices of surreal life. Watch the film “
The house of the lost on the promontory
by Sachiko Kashiwaba
Japan, 2021, 100 ‘- VO with Italian subtitles.
The story revolves around a traditional Japanese house, called “Mayoiga”, from where you can see the sea and feel the warmth of spring. Here, a 17-year-old girl named Yui starts a new life. Watch the film “
by Anca Damian
Romania, France, Belgium, 2021 – VO with Italian subtitles.
The castaway Robinson revels in the memory of consumerist civilization, until he meets a Friday equally immersed in the contradictions of the present, which has survived his journey as an emigrant. Thus begins an epic journey to freedom. Watch the film “
Home Is Somewhere Else
by Carlos Hagerman, Jorge Villalobos
Mexico, United States, 2021 – VO with Italian subtitles.
The documentary, fully animated in 2D, is an open window on the life of some young immigrants, who dream of a home and at the same time are terrified of possible deportations. Watch the film “
by Jean-Jacques Denis, Anthony Roux
France, 2021, 74 ‘- VO with Italian subtitles.
The protagonist is Bristle, a girl who loses her dragon powers and sets off to meet her fellow humans. She embarks on a journey, she discovers the meaning of friendship, in solidarity but also greed, and makes fundamental encounters, finally finding her place and her voice. Watch the film ”
by Michele Fasano
(Italy 2022) 106 ‘- In Italian. Absolute preview.
The film tells of a flock of birds traveling in the wake of Hoopoe, towards the Mountain of Kafh, the home of King Simourgh, who finds the answer to all their questions. Watch the film “
Khamsa: The Well of Oblivion
by Vynom (Khaleb Chiheb)
Algeria, 2022, 77 ‘- VO With Italian subtitles.
In a dark and deep well, a child named Adi regains consciousness. Driven by curiosity, he lets himself be guided by Khamsa, a bizarre flying creature, towards the Well of Oblivion, a gigantic underground temple guarded by Tidar, the owner of that place. Watch the film “
by Juan Josè Lozano, Zoltan Hovath
France, Switzerland, 2022, 92 ‘- VO With Italian subtitles.
On March 1, 2008, Commander Raul Reyes, number two of the FARC, was killed in a raid orchestrated by the CIA and the Colombian army. In addition to his body, the soldiers find the contents of his computers: ten years of letters written by the man leading the negotiations for the release of 100 hostages, including Ingrid Betancourt. Watch the film “
Out of competition we find instead:
Chuck Steel: Night of the Trampires
by Mike Mort
United Kingdom 2018, 89 ‘- VO With Italian subtitles.
The film is a stop-motion horror action-comedy written and directed by Mike Mort who also plays the lead role. The film follows the adventures of Chuck Steel, a policeman with a chin the size of a wheelbarrow, rebel, blockhead, nonconformist and nonsense who battles a horde of vampire-like feasting on the blood of drunks. Chuck Steel is a parody of 1980s action movies, violent, vulgar and politically incorrect to the point of unbelievable. Watch the film “
by Saul Williams and Anisia Uzeyman
Rwanda, USA, 2021, 110 ‘- VO With Italian subtitles.
The subversive Afrofuturist sci-fi musical, co-directed by American rapper Saul Williams with his wife, Rwandan actress, playwright and director Anisia Uzeyman, takes place in an otherworldly world filled with e-waste made up of recycled parts of old computers. The film represents a fierce criticism of the ravages of capitalism seen in Burundi, and its neighboring countries, perpetrated by a society obsessed with technology. But it also offers the poetic vision of a future in transformation, full of symbolic scenes with parties and songs. Watch the film “
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