Isiphethu International Student Film Festival

A Woman Of No Importance (United States)

27 July | 17h00

 

Ismat, an undocumented seamstress in New York City, finds herself at a crossroad of morality 8and self-interest.

 

Genre: Thriller, Social Drama

Running Time: 17 minutes ,29 secs

Age Restriction: TBC

Language: English, Hindi

 

Bianca (Egypt)

27 July | 17h00

 

Among the flying dust, rubble, and loud equipment sound, Nathan Doss, the artist, is working on his new piece of art. Can any beauty spring out of the womb of this chaos?

 

Genre: Documentary

Running Time: 08 minutes , 30 secs

Age Restriction: TBC

Language: Arabic

 

Calf ( South Africa)

27 July | 17h00

 

A girl is sent on a one-way voyage to the edge of our Solar System, to intercept a mysterious signal.

 

Genre: Experimental

Running Time: 12 minutes , 30 secs

Age Restriction: TBC

Language: English

 

Kopano (South Africa)

 

Kopano enters into a heated argument with his mother about going to the initiation school. The mother believes he should take the medical route as it is safer. He is determined to be a man, so he decides to go to the initiation school without his mother’s consent. Life at the mountain becomes unbearable for Kopano.

 

Genre: Drama

Running Time: 26 minutes ,15 secs

Age Restriction: TBC

Language: Southern seSotho

 

Mona & Parviz  (Germany)

27 July | 17h00

 

Two employees of the immigration office pay Mona an unannounced visit to check on the marital relationship between her and her husband Parviz. After Mona has to face the officials alone and the mood begins to falter, Parviz appears.

 

Genre: Short, student

Running Time: 17 minutes, 1 sec

Age Restriction: TBC

Language : German, Persian

 

Rasta De Artist

27 July | 17h00

 

Rasta De Artist is a bio documentary about an authentic African and Zimbabwean born artist who, in facing criticism from social media about his work, has made his name bigger in the world of art with his unique creative voice.  His celebrity status has soared even higher with his latest drawings of South African and international celebrities.

 

Genre: Documentary

Running Time: 9 minutes

Age Restriction: TBC

Language : English

 

Sort of growing up (German)

27 July | 17h00

 

Summer 2019 in Berlin, two years before graduation. Overlooking the rooftops of the city, Aimee and Anissa are pondering life. When are you actually a grown-up? How can you have good sex? What’s the plan after graduation? Grappling with the same questions, Lea is similarly clueless about her future.

 

Genre: Documentary

Running Time: 04 minutes, 50 secs

Age Restriction: TBC

Language : English

 

The detective (South Africa)

27 July | 17h00

 

This is the story of how a brilliant detective suffers deep trauma after losing his best friend (also a policeman) during a bank robbery shooting. The detective’s trauma is compounded by the death of his wife, who was also shot inside their home in a home invasion.

 

Genre: Animation

Running Time: 18 minutes, 9 sec

Age Restriction: TBC

Language : English

 

 

Where is Mr Adams? (South Africa)

27 July | 17h00

 

An untalented and ill-prepared amateur theatre crew must perform the opening night of a mediocre stage production. The night is thrown into chaos when Mr Adams, one of the leads, disappears during the intermission.

 

 

Genre: Short Student

Running Time: 24 minutes

Age Restriction: TBC

Language : English

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Date

Jul 27 2022

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5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

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