Short film about Placit who lives in a dreamless society where people have to take pills to stop dreaming and thinking. Almost everyone wears helmets, which gives global government access to human thoughts. Placit’s deepest dream is to be a puppeteer. However, he is afraid to go against the system which was created by his father, and strongly defended by Placit’s cynical self. Awards: Best Picture Ballston Spa Film Festival 2011 Festival Official Selection: Jaipur International Film Festival 2011; Newport Beach International Film Festival 2011; NYIFF – (NY spring & LA summer 2011); Short Film Corner – Festival de Cannes 2011; Ballston Spa Film Festival 2011; Naoussa International Film Festival 2011; Cornwall Film Festival 2011; Poppy Jasper Film Festival 2011;
“9 MM” Short Film by Magda Olchawska One day Katia finds a letter in an old bottle. It is from Mathew, her school sweat heart whom she hadn’t seen for 16 years. Can one letter bring back memories of childhood love and change their unhappy lives? Festivals Official Selection: Waterford Film Festival; Jaipur International Film Festival; Deep Fried Film Festival; International Festival of Film & Culture at Patras City; Naoussa International Film Festival; Novara Film Festival;
7 Minutes of Ur Life Short Film by Magda Olchawska The relationship between Katia and her husband hasn‘t been going well for a long time. One day she decides that the silence between them is overwhelming. Katia tries to leave him but it’s not easy to start over again without saying anything. Festival Official Selection: No Festival Required.
The Fantasy House Film by Magda Olchawska Alan and Karina, are both disconnected from their own lives in different ways. One day they meet in the eponymous house, where they lose their sense of self and enter a shifting tale exploring what is real and what is fantasy both, in love and life.