Rhode Island International Film Festival’s Shorts with a Twist

Ausstieg Rechts (Turn Right) (6 m.) Directed by Rupert Holler. From Germany. When a black man is a victim of unfounded racial abuse in a packed bus, there is only one passenger who won’t ignore the situation. More info: www.augohr.de

Coup de Grace (8 m.) Directed by Pascal Glatz. From Switzerland. At a remote mountain lake, a bound man with cement shoes is being dragged to the water by two men and his request for a coup de grace escalates into a clash. More info: www.coupdegrace-film.com

D.Asian (10m.) Directed by Sarah Smith.Ten-year-old Daniel takes the yearly, standardized test and is confronted with the complicated question: What race are you? More info: www.dasianthemovie.com

The Gift (12 m.) Directed by Gabriel Robertson. From the U.K. To celebrate his eleventh birthday, a young boy selects his gift- little knowing that his choice will change the world. More info: www.thegift-movie.com

The Gold Watch (7 m.) Directed by Joachim Nakagawa Straning. From Sweden. A middle-aged man finds a magic watch at a grocery store that enables him to stop time.

Over (14m.) Directed by Jorn Threlfall. From the U.K. What has happened in this quiet, suburban neighborhood? A murder, a hit-and-run accident? The reality is both profound, and deeply unexpected. More info: www.jornthrelfall.com

Rest Stop (11 m.) Directed by Kate Herron. From the U.K. Everything changes one night for a young backpacker, desperate to find meaning in her life, when she meets a mysterious stranger who claims to know her. More info: www.reststopfilm.com

The Treatment (6 m.) Directed by Marvin Meiendresch. From Germany. An isolated patient is on a rigid routine of meals, exercise, lulling music and irritating smoke. When he realizes the massive door to his room has been left ajar, he takes the chance to escape. More info: www.augohr.de

What If… (3 m.) Directed by Riza-Rocco Avsar. From Germany. Everyday life presents us with new options that we often take for granted. What would our world be like without choices? More info: www.augohr.de

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