As an Academy Awards® accredited short film festival, we proudly introduce the "Academy Awards® Program." SSFF & ASIA 2016 Grand Prix "Sing" winning the Best Live Action Short this year will screen.
This close-up on France’s troubled history with its former colonies has one man controlling the fate of another with the stroke of a pen during a turbulent period in the 1990s.
La femme et le TGV
Elise Lafontaine has a secret routine - every morning and evening for many years, she has been waving at the express train that passes her house. One day, she finds a letter from the train conductor in her garden and her lonely life is turned upside down.
A weathered Sheriff returns to the remains of an accident he has spent a lifetime trying to forget. With each step forward, the memories come flooding back. Faced with his mistake once again, he must find the strength to carry on.
SSFF & ASIA 2016 Grand Prix
Quiet 10-year-old Zsofi has just changed schools. Feeling out of place at first, she is quickly admitted to the school's famous choir and befriends her popular classmate Liza. Soon, they have to stand up united against their choir master, who isn’t quite the friendly and inspirational teacher they first thought she was.