HARD:LINE Film Festival Announces Their Short Film Programming


This festival is currently shaping up to be remarkable.


At the time a calendar year, the global Difficult:LINE Movie Competition presents limitations and perspectives of serious cinema and transforms Regensburg into a cash of genre and subculture. More than five times, contributions from the genres of horror, thriller and science fiction are revealed, mostly as German premieres.

As the festival’s media husband or wife, Dread Central is enthusiastic to solely announce Really hard:LINE’s comprehensive shorts plan!

Much more About Tough:LINE’s Shorter Films 

The Tricky:LINE Film Festival selects 16 quick movies from all over the earth. 10 of the selected titles are competing for the Méliès D’Argent, the award for the best European fantastic quick. Six other movies from outdoors Europe are preferred to signify the best in global genre movie. As the shorts at the pageant are acquiring consistently a lot more popular, the pageant shifted their screening slots for the very to start with time. Equally blocks will be introduced at the well known Ostentor Cinema.

Shorter Movie Block 1

  •  La Penumbra (Spain)
  • Cutter (United states)
  • Person or Tree (Wonderful Britain)
  • Forbidden (Finland)
  • O (Germany)
  • Dana (Spain)
  • The Tenant (Spain)
  • Fantastic Girl (New Zealand)

Short Film Block 2

  • Blinded by Need (Lebanon)
  • Freebirth (Usa)
  • Donkerster (Netherlands)
  • Smile (Canada)
  • Part Forever (Thailand)
  • Au Pair (Spain)
  • 665 (Spain)
  • Survivers (Spain)

The Méliès D’Argent Award 

As a member of the Méliès Intercontinental Festivals Federation (MIFF), the competition presents the coveted Méliès D’Argent Award for the most effective European short movie entry. Several renowned friends from all more than the environment are invited to current their perform in Regensburg and response inquiries from the viewers. Challenging:LINE gives a system for the darker aspect of cinema amusement and offers border crossers of fantastic flavor, will-o’-the-wisps of common genres or basically highlights over and above the mainstream.

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Difficult:LINE’s Jury

Challenging:LINE is always hunting for a numerous jury that can judge movies from distinctive perspectives. They discover 3 judges to make a pleasant ambiance of disagreement. In other text: It is enjoyable but severe things.

This year’s judges are:
 – Manuel Ewald, Manager of acquisitions at Koch Films
 – Huan Vu, Director of THE Color
 – Kevin Zindler, Taking care of director and main editor at Art of Horror magazine.


Because of to the pandemic, the festival shifted its usual September dates to April. They are also going hybrid yet again owing to the pandemic. From April 6 to 10, there will be live screenings. Then from April 14 to April 24, there’s a ten-working day catch-up on-line film pageant.

Whilst the onsite competition contains 15 functions and 16 shorts, the on the internet festival will have eight features and 16 limited films. Study additional and get your tickets here.

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