Saturday, October 7th 5:00 p.m. "In The Image of Man"

Human beings are always pushing beyond their frail nature. We create machines to make our lives easier, we create beings to fix our frailties, and we sometimes we create friends. These films explore the complexities of the creator/creation relationship.

"Endo"

Science Fiction/Comedy - 8 minutes 17 seconds - Michael Price - USA

A robo-phobic man has a foul incident with his new cleaning android.

"December 17"

Science Fiction - 14 minutes 50 seconds - Yuji Hariu - Japan

Tokyo, in the future. Six year old Yuta has been taught to do everything inside including exercise and study. On the night of his birthday, his old brother Kenta teases Yuta and Yuta decides to sneak out from their house.

"Kaska"

Dark Fantasy - 12 minutes 44 seconds - Alexander Dannhauser - Germany

A ghastly shadow creeps through the ruins of a dark postwar city. A small, spider-like robot sneaks into the few remaining houses, in search for victims...

"Icarus"

Science Fiction - 19 minutes 59 seconds - Tom Teller - USA

When a Mars colony's comm satellite is damaged, Emilia Riley embarks on a seemingly harmless repair excursion. A shuttle malfunction cuts connectivity to the ground and Chris, her son, makes the knee jerk decision to go after her.