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Online satellite venue Brillia Short Shorts Theater will be held online, featuring 4 Swiss short films, including the Grand Prix winning film at the Japan-Switzerland 160th Anniversary of Diplomatic Relations Film Festival

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Online satellite venue Brillia Short Shorts Theater will be held online, featuring 4 Swiss short films, including the Grand Prix winning film at the Japan-Switzerland 160th Anniversary of Diplomatic Relations Film Festival
Released for 4 consecutive weeks from Wednesday, June 5, 2024 ……
An online theater specializing in short films operated by Visual Voice Co., Ltd. (Shibuya Ward: Representative Director Tetsuya Bessho) “Brillia Short Shorts Theater Online (hereinafter referred to as BSSTO)” will be held in conjunction with the international short film festival Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia (hereinafter referred to as SSFF & ASIA) for four weeks from June 5th (Wednesday) during the festival period. We will be broadcasting a special feature on Swiss short films.
URL: https://sst-online.jp/magazine/15570/
In this special feature to commemorate the 160th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Japan and Switzerland, “Helmut’s Birthday (Ich bin Helmut)”, which won the Grand Prix at SSFF & ASIA in the past, was nominated in the international category and explores good and evil. “The Silent Ones,” a thriller that explores human sexuality; “Death and the Winemaker,” an animation that also depicts humans’ obsession with life; We will be delivering “Drifting of Memories”, a fantastical depiction of a person entering a fantasy world in order to escape.
*You can view it for free after registering your email address.

Please take this opportunity to enjoy a number of dramatic short films set in Switzerland, drawn from the perspective of active young filmmakers.
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SSFF & ASIA 2024 Online Satellite Venue BSSTO Swiss Short Special Lineup
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“Helmut’s Birthday” (Ich bin Helmut)
Director: Nicolas Steiner/Switzerland/Germany/2009/Comedy/Approx. 12 minutes Helmut celebrates his 57th birthday. However, due to his wife’s miscalculation, he decided to celebrate his 60th birthday. Meanwhile, old friends show up to see him. They leave a strange message about “love” and “transience” to Helmut, who was living a superficially elegant life…
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A line that must not be crossed
“The Silent Ones”
Director: Basile Vuillemin/Switzerland/2022/Thriller/ Approximately 20 minutes When the captain and crew of a bottom trawl boat return to the fishing port after not catching the amount of fish they expected, they decide to do something risky but potentially profitable.
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“Death and the Winemaker”
Director: Victor Jaquier/Switzerland/2021/Animation/Approx. 19 minutes A young winemaker makes wine of such quality that even the Grim Reaper would want to taste it. When he learns the horrifying truth about his bride, he traps the Grim Reaper in a barrel, ignoring the consequences of natural law.
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“DRIFTING”
Director: Marion Reymond/Switzerland/2023/Fantasy/Approx. 13 minutes A young caregiver. In order to escape the sadness of losing his mother and the daily life of the nursing home where he works, he enters a world of fantasy.
“Brillia Short Short Theater Online”

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An online theater that distributes short films carefully selected by the international short film festival “Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia” every Wednesday. It started in February 2018, taking over the brand of “Brillia Short Shorts Theater,” a movie theater specializing in short films that operated in Minato Mirai, Yokohama from February 2008 to December 2017.
If you register as a member, you can always watch about 12 works for free. Although it is a short time, we aim to be an online theater that brings wonderful movies to your daily life that teach you about human kindness and strength and hints on how to lead a rich life.We also publish articles that will give you hints on how to incorporate movies into your daily life. I am.
https://sst-online.jp/
[Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia 2024 Overview]
■Film festival representative: Tetsuya Bessho
■Period: June 4th (Tuesday) Opening Ceremony June 17th (Monday) Award Ceremony               Online venue is April 25th (Thursday) – June 30th (Sunday) ■Screening venue: Omotesando Hills Space O, Euro Live, Akasaka Intercity Conference, Futakotamagawa Rise Studio & Hall, Mikan Shimokita, Online venue *The holding period varies depending on each venue
■Tickets: Paid for both screening venues and online venues, free for some events; available at Peatix
■General inquiries: 03-5474-8844
■Official site: https://www.shortshorts.org/2024
■Sponsor: Short Shorts Executive Committee / Short Shorts Asia Executive Committee
More details about this release:
https://prtimes.jp/main/html/rd/p/000000250.000037516.html



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