Drama | 26 minutes | 2014 | Switzerland
SHOWTIME: 6:23PM – (All times are subject to change)
As she is forced to terminate her only daughter, a dysfunctional 13-year-old android, a loving mother tries to convince her husband to adopt a human kid. But in a materialistic and functional world, safety takes precedence over emotions.
Luc Walpoth Marée Basse, Hide & Sick, Traiettorie Invisibili
Director: Luc Walpoth
Swiss filmmaker, Luc grew up in Bern, studied directing in Paris and founded Turbulence Films, his production company, in 2009, in Geneva.
He has directed, shot and produced various commercials, documentaries and short fictions, which have premiered at international festivals, won awards and have been broadcasted internationally.
His short film TRAIETTORIE INVISIBILI (2011), shot in Italy, premiered in the international competition in Clermont-Ferrand, won six awards and was aired by two national broadcasters RTS (Switzerland) and SVT (Sweden).
Always looking for new types of narration, Luc was selected in 2014 at “Story Matter”, the first international Tribeca Hack where he developed PETER’S BUBBLE, a prototype of peer-to-peer storytelling platform. He is also part of the AdaptLab 2014, organized by the Torino Film Lab.
He is currently writing the feature version of Replika, The Right World in Los Angeles, while enrolled at the professional screenwriting program at UCLA.