Out of 843 films submissions, 41 films will compete for the prizes in the Next Generation Competition.
Flagey, Brussels Short Film Festival
Plaqué Or (Chloé Léonil)
Belgium - Fiction - 2019 - 25' - Color
Inès, 16 years old, is determined to find a job when she meets Martin, a boy from the nice neighborhoods of Brussels. Feeling something between shame and fascination, she becomes brutally aware of social injustice.
Loos (Tijo Westerhof)
Belgium - Fiction - 2019 - 9'59'' - Color
When asked "did my father die?" a mother tells her daughter a painful memory in the form of a fairy tale.
Ce qui reste (Hugo Salvaire)
Belgium- Fiction - 2019 - 25'30'' - Color
Henri returns to see his family after a long absence to visit his mother admitted in a psychiatric clinic. Despite his anxieties, unconsciously transmitted by his mother, Henri decides to get her out of the hospital and take care of her ...
Belgian Blue (Yasmine Versteele)
Belgium - Documentaire - 2019 - 18' - Color
A cow. A calf. Utility animals in a giant industry? Or animals with feelings and rights? A different view on animal husbandry. A story about the fate of cows, told by the animals themselves.
L’Ecume de la Ville (Pierre Watteyne)
Belgium - Animation - 2019 - 7'54'' - Color
Célestin is an old urban fisherman living in his solitary bubble while he indulges in his routine : fishing along the canal of the city. One day his nightmares and memories caught up with him, finally leading him to a new encounter.