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Short Films by Young Directors from Belarus and Ireland Programme

When
Place
Сultural center "Korpus" (Masherov Avenue 9/8)
What
Film Screening

THE NIGHT IS BLACK AND THE DAY IS WHITE

Director: Joe McStravick

2019, Northern Ireland, 8 min

Original language: English

Subtitle language: Belarusian

A mother and a father share their experiences of living with, caring for and loving a child who has been diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD).


GROWING STRONG

Director: Peter Melrose

2019, Northern Ireland, 9 min

Original language: English

Subtitle language: Belarusian

Growing Strong is an observational documentary about Integrated Education in Derry ~ Londonderry, which follows the students of the Primary Seven class in Oakgrove Integrated Primary School.

 

QUEEN

Director: Joshua McGonigle

2019, Northern Ireland, 19 min

Original language: English

Subtitle language: Belarusian

Belfast drag artist, ‘Electra’ tells her story of identifying as Queer, and the importance of Queer identity in Northern Ireland.

 

37 YEARS OF SOLITUDE

Director: Olga Deksnis

2019,Belarus 2019, 7 min

Original language: Russian

Subtitle language: Belarusian

The main character of the film, Alina Mayer, is a transgender woman without a residence permit in her passport or a full-time job. Alina lives with a male name in her passport, she has not been able to go through a long way to transitioning yet.

 

TOMORROW

Director: Yulia Lavrenkova

2019, Belarus, 13 min

Original language: Russian

Subtitle language: Belarusian

The film shows one day in the life of Inessa Sinevich from Minsk, a folklorist, teacher (in the past) who lives with multiple sclerosis disease. The day is filled with simple household chores, loneliness and waiting.