Fairbanks Theater: Block 3.4 – Dark Comedies (3.20pm – 4.35pm)


Somewhere, once, Liviu Puscas, president of revolutionaries, offers revolutionary certificates in exchange for a sum of money. At some point, the “business” is getting out of hand.

Directed by Dan Tudor (Romania)

North America premiere

My New Pants

A dark comedy about a man who becomes obsessed with his newly purchased pair of pants. His obsession drives him to destroy his relationships, and go down a twisted Odyssean journey into New York’s underbelly.

Directed by Gerard Zarra (USA)

Cold Storage

“Cold Storage” is a short dance film that pays homage to the virtuosic physical performances and melancholy comedy of the classic silent screen. On a desolate arctic shore, a lonely fisherman discovers his prehistoric counterpart frozen in the ice, and thaws him out as his newfound soul brother.

Directed by Thomas Freundlich (Finland)

Thank You for Patiently Waiting

A short film about the inevitable ups and downs in life.

Directed by Max Marklund and Anders Jacobsson (Sweden)