A 225 ª edição do Shortcutz Porto vai ser uma sessão especial com o Shortcutz Amsterdam. O público do Shortcutz Porto vai poder votar na sua curta favorita do Shortcutz Amsterdam International Audience Award - Amsterdam! Programação: ￼ I WAS ONLY 14 Directed by Froukje van Wengerden The Netherlands | November 2016 | Documentary | 12 minutes On October 2nd, 1944, my grandmother, then a fourteen-year-old girl, saw how her father, along with 658 other men, was deported by train from their village in Putten, the Netherlands. He never came back. Now she is 86 years old and the only member of her family still alive. While my grandmother shares her memories, we look into the eyes of girls who are fourteen years old now, full of stories of their own and with their open glance forward. ￼CHE! Directed by Elsbeth Fraanje The Netherlands | October 2016 | Documentary | 14 minutes CHE! is a quirky youth documentary about twelve-year-old Che who has a vivid imagination and loves the eerie and creepy stuff. His parents are divorced, but he doesn't really mind. It's actually quite convenient to get a double allowance. While Che is looking forward to Halloween, he finds out it can be rather a nuisance if you live far from old friends and have to arrange a meeting with your dad. ￼BRIDGE Directed by Niels Bourgonje The Netherlands | January 2017 | Fiction | 4 minutes 15 seconds Jos approaches a bridge after a relaxing drive, where on the other side of the bridge another driver approaches named Ad. Ad gives the right of way. But Jos insists that Ad goes first. Who will cross the bridge first? ￼ TABOOK Directed by Dario Van Vree The Netherlands | June 2016 | Animation | 3 minutes While browsing the bookstore 19-year-old Gwen is unexpectedly drawn to a volume of kinky erotica, earning her disapproving glares from the other customers. Will Gwen follow her deepest desires or will she let her embarrassment restrain her? ￼ROUTINE Directed by Fokke Mars The Netherlands | July 2017 | Animation | 4 minutes 30 seconds A man that is stuck in his routine tries to escape by dreaming of a world where Giants live as tall as skyscrapers, where trees are upside down and the laws of physics don't apply. ￼A MAN FALLS FROM THE SKY Directed by Jan Verdijk & Kurt Platvoet The Netherlands | July 2017 | Fiction | 8 minutes 45 seconds Ton and Ineke Korrel enjoy their warm afternoon soup when a man crashes down from the sky, in their garden. Ton sees a dangerous species lying in his garden, Ineke wants to help. The situation escalates. The couple will soon find out who their other half really is. Hopefully, before it's too late. ￼SKÓGAFOSS Directed by Niels Bourgonje The Netherlands | November 2017 | Fiction | 10 minutes 40 seconds While on vacation with his girlfriend, Gijs receives a phone call from his mother, that reveals her troubled mental state and their complex relationship.