Jia Screen Short Movies
Reframing Phantasm

 Jia Screen Short Movies: Reframing Phantasm © Jia Screen


Unknown Memory

Taiwan | Wu De-Chuen | 13 min
16. Taipei Film Festival "Best Animation Film"

Taiwanese Hokkien

Grandpa meets his first love only after a marriage arranged by his family. Facing the looming outbreak of war, he realizes what he truly wants and starts pursuing this woman.


Spain | Alberto Vázquez | 11 min
2016 Cannes Film Festival Director’s Fortnight illy Prize


An existentialist ironic dark tale about the sins of society and of human relationships presented in a traditional fable setting


Belgium│ Pieter Coudyzer │ 20 min
2016 Annecy International Animation Film Festival  short film in competition

No dialogue

The life of a scruffy, banished homeless man is enlightened by the arrival of a very unexpected visitor.


France│ Gabrielle Lissot │ 9 min
2016 Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival

No dialogue

A young woman follows a trail of coloured threads that leads deep into a thick dark forest, untangling them as she goes, hoping to find the answers to her lingering fears.


India│ Ishan Shukla │ 14 min
2016 Los Angeles Shorts International Film Festival Best Animation


In the city of bag-heads, a senate member faces a tough choice between political career, brothels and love for a mysterious woman. A choice that will transform his life and the city in unimaginable ways.

No offense

Belgium│ Kris Borghs │ 7 min
Grand Prix du Jury-European Short Film Festival of Bordeaux

No dialogue

A large number of cartoonists are forced to present their work to a sinister tribunal. Any of its easily offended members can sentence the next cartoonist in line to an immediate death. Can the last one escape his fate?

Screening Schedule


04:30 PM – 06:00 PM
Goethe-Institut China (GI)
Originality Square, 798 Art District, No. 2 Jiuxianqiao Lu, Chaoyang District
Free Admission