These European short films capture the moments when diversity of human interaction meet with originality and insight. Instincts and schisms in culture appear to be excruciating to realise, and yet, as these films exemplify, intelligent confrontation is indispensable as a means to evade hostility. There are shuddering stories depicting disenchanted youth, with striking performances by the fledgling casts. The films presented here are astonishingly cinematic with a defiance of creativity, challenging momentous events with considerable flamboyance. Beliefs diverge and loyalties become perplexing in these complex narratives. Running time: 100 minutes.