IC Short Fiction 1
Time and place
Friday, 21 September 2018 at 19:20
Velikan Park – Hall 3: Александровский парк, 4к3, парк Александровский, Санкт-Петербург, Россия
At first glance she is just an ordinary woman, but every couple of months her normal life comes to a halt.
Unbeknownst to her loved ones, she goes on a long journey. She jumps from one type of transportation to another, carefully covering up her tracks and building a web of lies during her phone conversations. What is on her mind and what is the purpose of this journey?
A woman in her 40s prepares for the date of evening, while telling her child to keep out of the way.
Faced with the challenges presented by her daily routine, Ramona tries to take refuge in the relationship that unites her to her daughter and granddaughter.
Mikhail is forced to escape to Germany because people of a non-traditional sexual orientation are being
targeted. In Berlin, he finds work, a place to live, and new friends. But as it turns out, he must live by the rules of the community here as well. One day, Mikhail runs into a childhood friend on the street…
Leila, who is singularly androgynous, works at a casino in a predominantly male environment. A croupier by night, she returns to her hotel in the early hours of the morning, while Camil, who occupies the room next to hers, disappears at dawn.The first time she sees him, he is leaning at his balcony, his appearance distraught and tears welling up in his eyes.