Arte Institute proudly presents Summer Nights Series with a short films screening at Union Square Park North Plaza on August 14 at 8pm.
JÁ VAIS by Julio Hey
A Brazilian bids farewell to the city of Lisbon. When he enters the taxi on the way to the airport, watches the city through the car window and the hoarse voice of a temptress appears, starting the mental dialogue on a passion that he lived there.
ESTILHAÇOS by José Miguel Ribeiro
This is a film about how the war settles in the body of the people who live it. And then, thousands of miles away and dozens of years ahead, how, like a virus, it can still infect other human beings.
3X3 by Nuno Rocha
A night watchman spends time on a basketball court throwing a ball into the basket. He has become an expert. He shows his abilities to a simple janitor, who also like him, is there all night.
MOMENTOS by Nuno Rocha
An homeless man sleeps in front of an empty store when suddenly a vehicle stops and two men start to carry cases inside. Meanwhile the man tries to understand what is going on.
GHIOCEL by Mara Ungureanu
Based on a true story, this short film introduces us to a young student, in the 70's Romania, that, having finally finished her semester, and with a fantastic performance, hurries anxiously to get back home, where her sick mother awaits her.