Schedule: 7th October

Bad Hair Friday

Friday 5 October 21:00 | Sunday 7 October 12:00

 8 different stories... 8 ways to really fuck up a Friday! The paths of several groups cross during one violent night, and in the space of 24 hours, everything comes up for sale - sex, friendship, drugs… and people's lives. Meet spoiled rich brats, drugged-out punks, bottom-feeding criminal scum and a 70-year old gun in a violent showdown.

Give Me The Banjo

Friday 5 October 20:45 | Sunday 7 October 12:15

The quintessential American instrument, from its African roots to the present.  Narrated by Steve Martin, Give Me the Banjo features Pete Seeger, Earl Scruggs and Bela Fleck.

From Tuesday To Tuesday

Friday 5 October 18:00 | Sunday 7 October 12:15

Juan is a fitness enthusiast who works at a factory, but his dream is to leave that job and start his own gym. After witnessing a crime, he is torn between his conscience and his dream, morality and blackmail.

City Slacker

Friday 5 October 20:30 | Sunday 7 October 12.30

A highflying City Executive searches for an unambitious slacker to father a baby and be a stay at home dad while she continues her career.

Ok, Good

Thursday 4 October 17:30 | Sunday 7 October 12:45

Growing in desperation and riled by disrespect, an aspiring actor is driven over the edge through his attempts to be more assertive.

Love Addict: Stories of dreams, obsession and longing

Sunday 7 October 14:15

Documenting the stories of real individuals that are addicted to love with raw honesty, Love Addict is intimate, uncomfortable and thought-provoking all at the same time.

After School Midnighters

Friday 5 October 13:15 | Sunday 7 October 14:30

Kunstlijk, an anatomy model that comes to live after midnight, tries to take on a trio of three teeny-tiny girls, delivering a fun ride through the deepest and darkest corners and hallways of the elite St. Claire Elementary School.

Best International Shorts

Thursday 27 September 13:00 | Sunday 7 October 15:00


Heavy Girls

Sunday 30 September 13:00 | Sunday 7 October 15:00

Sven lives with his mother Edeltraut, who is suffering from demetia. He shares his entire life, the apartment, even his bed with her. While he works, Daniel comes to the apartment to look after Edeltraut. One day, while Daniel is cleaning, Edeltraut locks him out on the balcony and takes off. The two men go looking for her, but what they find is not just Edeltraut, but also a tender fondness for each other...

Hidden Hand, The

Thursday 4 October 13:30 | Sunday 7 October 16:45

The Hidden Hand is a controversial award winning documentary that explores the possibility of an extraterrestrial presence here on Earth. It examines a spectrum of topics like alien abduction, human/alien hybridization, the military’s reverse-engineering of alien technology and the government cover-up of anything related to E.T. Is this a form of cultural madness, or is there really something really going on?

Phantom Father, The

Friday 5 October 13:30 | Sunday 7 October 16:45

This is the story of an American professor who is compelled to turn his back on a successful career and get on the road that takes him through danger, the unknown and the surreal, back to the roots to reclaim his identity.

Shorts Programme 14 Raindance 2012

Sunday 7 October 17:00


Body Complete

Sunday 7 October 17:15

Nicole, a journalist, is on a harrowing  journey  through  post-war Bosnia  to piece together the mysterious disappearance of a female victim of the country’s ethnic cleansing.

Cinema Six

Friday 5 October 15:30 | Sunday 7 October 17:30

Working at a movie theater is fun, and that's why Mason, Dennis, and Gabe have done it for years. But eventually years of neglecting the world outside the theater finally catch up to them. Now they have to make a decision; start on the long, hard path to maturity or stay at the theater where they can avoid customers, masturbate in the broom closet and figure out new uses for movie trailers.


Sunday 7 October 19:30

Mistaken for a marked man named Diego, Sergio ends up on the wrong side of a long lasting dispute between Hector and the native villages. Unable to convince those around him that he is not the man they are looking for Sergio must learn to walk in the shoes of the real Diego, and fight for his life.