Aesthetica Short Film Festival

2019’s Film Festival

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Heartwrenching Affairs

Icelandic writer-director Hlynur Palmason returns with his second feature, ‘A White, White Day’, starring Ingvar Sigurðsson as a widower who discovers his late wife was having an affair.

Girl Powers

After several shorts, Fyzal Boulifa makes his feature debut with ‘Lynn + Lucy’, starring Roxanne Scrimshaw and Nichola Burley as two mothers whose friendship is marred by tragedy.

Films About Transformations

Watch films from Aesthetica Film Festival’s video library. These selected shorts reflect on moments of personal change, development and renewal across animation and documentary.

Surviving Testimonies

‘On The Record’, the new documentary from Oscar nominees Kirby Dick and Amy Ziering, explores the story of music executive Drew Dixon, as she acccuses hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons of sexual assault.

Films about Place

From expansive Norwegian landscapes to contemporary art museums, these Official Selection shorts examine our relationships with places – how they shape our sense of self.

Films Exploring Humanity

Delve into the ASFF archives and explore what it means to be human. These 5 films examine identity, coming-of-age and fitting in in today’s complex and changing world.

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