17th–23rd Jan 2019
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HAU Hebbel am Ufer &
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Film still: Pitch Black Heist

Tue 16.01. 20:00 / Kino Zukunft

Retrospective British Shorts 2007-2017 / The Actors

Let's look back at remarkable performances of actors that we have presented in the last ten years of the festival's history! The retrospective screening features great short films of several genres – from drama, comedy and animation to music video – with Judi Dench (Philomena, 007), Martin Freeman (Sherlock, The Hobbit), Michael Fassbender (Jane Eyre, 12 Years a Slave), Peter Mullan (Tyrannosaur), Bill Nighy (Best Exotic Marigold Hotel), Kate Dickie (Game of Thrones), Thomas Turgoose (This Is England) and Rosamund Pike (Gone Girl).

Friend Request Pending (Comedy), R.: Chris Foggin, 12:00 Min.
The ups and downs of chatting and online dating.

Beat (Drama), R.: Aneil Karia, 12:00 Min.
One day in the life of a total outsider played by Ben Whishaw.

The Voorman Problem (Comedy), R.: Mark Gill, 13:00 Min.
Martin Freeman (The Hobbit) as prison psychologist with a very odd patient (Tom Hollander, Gosford Park).

Pitch Black Heist (Drama/Thriller), R.: John Maclean, 13:39 Min.
Michael Fassbender (Jane Eyre) in a stylish safe-cracker drama – BAFTA winner in 2012!

Voodoo In My Blood (Music Video), R.: Ringan Ledwidge, 5:21 Min.
Exploration of the uneasy relationship with technology featuring Rosamund Pike (Oscar-nominated for "Gone Girl"). Music: Massive Attack Young Fathers.

Kiss (Drama), R.: Cathy Brady, 19:00 Min.
It’s the last night of the funfair, the last chance for Laura and Claire to impress the boy on the waltzers.

The Hungry Corpse (Animation), R.: Gergely Wootsch, 9:42 Min.
In London's bustling, yet desolate Trafalgar Square, an ancient, rather hungry corpse (Bill Nighy) meets a pigeon.

Long Distance Information (Drama), R.: Douglas Hart, 8:00 Min.
Father always told us “never talk to strangers” ... But surely we have to phone home sometimes?

Operator (Drama), R.: Caroline Bartleet, 6:00 Min.
An Emergency Services Operator in a Fire Control Room picks up a call from a desperate young mother.