This is the archived SXSW 2012 schedule. Please see the current schedule here.

SXGlobal Shorts



Chronicle of Oldrich S. (Czech Republic)
Director: Rudolf Smid
Mr. Sedlacek wrote one-sentence entries in his chronicle from 1981 to 2005, everyday stories of his life,
his village, and of international events. This animated documentary is based on 80 of those entries.

The Contest (Poland)
Director: Jakub Cuman
Observational documentary made during the International Fryderyk Chopin Piano Competition
Preliminaries in 2010.

The Contract (Sweden)
Director: Lina Mannheimer
On the 5th of May 2005, Beverly Charpentier declares an oath of allegiance to Catherine Robbe-Grillet.
Hereby she gives up her freedom, for the rest of her life.

Doctor Rao (Germany)
Directors: Alexej Tchernyi, Wu Zhi
Doctor Rao passed away. Family and friends are celebrating his last journey.

The Little Team (Spain)
Directors: Roger Gómez, Daniel Resines
Fourteen little kids go over an unsolved football mystery, and they end up teaching an unexpected life lesson to grown-ups.

The Perfect Fit (Scotland, UK)
Director: Tali Yankelevich
Ballet shoes may be worn by delicate girls, but they’re crafted by burly men...

Walt Disney Square (Brazil)
Directors: Renata Pinheiro, Sergio Oliveira
A “quasi-musical” approach to contemporary urban life that reflects Brazilian society and many others
throughout the world, this documentary describes at the same time a place, a city and a country.


Director(s): Various


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