FILFLA – is among twenty-six short films that will compete in the first edition of Cinema of Small Nations Competition – Short Film section that will be held during the fifth edition of the Valletta Film Festival.
Films from twelve small nations will participate in the competition including four films from Malta.
The selection will be divided into four programmes and will be screened at Valletta Campus Theatre.
The Valletta Film Festival runs between the 14-23 June 2019.
‘Filfla’ follows the story of a woman who goes to look for a boy on the mystical island of Filfla, where a terrifying creature is lurking in its midst. The short animation explores Maltese myth and folk in a story of love, grief, perseverance and hope.
Filfla is a 7 min animation and it is an independent production. The project is self-funded. It is not funded by government funds, grants or private sponsorship.