TOO OLD TO DIE YOUNG
Wednesday 06.11.19 / 21:15 (9:15 PM) / Gloria Biograf
Julian Wolf / 19 min. / Belgien / 2018
Meli Melo draws a portrait of a group of friends, who all live in the big city, where they are stuck in their daily routines and ponder about their future. They are all in the search for their own identity, ambitions and to find their place in modern society.
The Girls are Alright
Gwai Lou / 15 min. / Malaysia og Spanien / 2019
Ani has gotten an offer on a dating app, which she is considering, and who better to ask for advice than her best friend Orked. Throughout the film some of the different cultural, sexual and social challenges which the girls are facing in their young lives are portrayed.
Boys with Butterflies
Marcin Filipowicz / 29 min. / Polen / 2018
The 15 year old Filip is assaulted and mugged on his way home from school, which makes his father rent a billboard in the neighbourhood, where he promises a reward for any information about the muggers. This leads to a chain reaction in the town, including events that Filip does not want to be a part of.
Emma Lund Rasmussen / 12 min. / Danmark / 2018
It is Barbara’s birthday, and together with her two friends Freja and Olivia, they have a tradition of jumping in the water, whenever is it either of their birthdays. However this time things are different. Freja brought her newborn baby and Olivia is constantly on the phone with her boyfriend. Barbara has to realise that times are changing, as well as the relationship to her friends.
Soheil Amirsharifi / 15 min. / Iran / 2018
Nahal has broken her arm in an accident during an evacuation drill at school. But when a man shows up and accuses Nahal of being involved in a motorcycle accident, and fleeing the scene of the crime, it is important to have video evidence that can prove your innocence.
Shiri Cohen / 10 min. / Israel / 2018
A bittersweet coming-of-age comedy, about a 12 year old girl, who wants her eyebrow plucked for her Bat Mitzva.
All films in the program Too Old to Die Young have english dialogue or subtitles