John, unable to understand the illness that drives his grandfather between past and present states, stumbles into an old album full of photographs and then let the images guide his imagination, transforming his grandpa's memories into drawing interpretations. Drawings that shapes their relationship into a history of remembrance and memory building.
France / Comedy / 5 mins
Director: Otalia Caussé, Geoffroy Collin
Writer: Otalia Caussé
Producer: Philippe Meis (Rubika Animation)
In Lisbon, a german married couple is about to get aboard the legendary n°28 tramway, but how should you ract when the brakes let go and embark you on a vertiginous race... with a baby on board.
On / Off
Argentina / Animation / 7 mins
Director/Writer: Nicolas P. Villarreal
Producer: Nicolas P. Villarreal, Alessandro Squitti
Endless distractions threaten to destroy creativity.
Per Aspera Ad Astra
France / Animation / 12 mins
Director/Writer: Franck Dion
Producer: Richard Van Den Boom
The daily life of a little hen housekeeper, torn between her work, her children and her old mother.
USA / Horror / 2 mins
Director/Writer: Katherine Guggenberger
Producer: Ringling College of Art and Design
A severed pig’s head becomes conscious, finding himself in a deli shop with a terrifying butcher. In order to escape his predicament, the pig’s head assembles a new body, made out of the parts of other animals he finds in the shop’s meat freezer. After overcoming the butcher with his newfound power, the pig slices off the butcher’s head, takes his human body, and escapes the butcher shop as a pig-human hybrid.
New Zealand / Comedy / 6 mins
Director: James Cunningham
Writer: James Cunningham, Kathryn Burnett
Producer: James Cunningham
Cast: Rima Te Wiata, Ryan Cooper
An end of days comedy animation about an amorous cricket and a starving hedgehog who wants to eat the last cricket left in the world.
Canada / Animation / 18 mins
Director/Writer/Producer: Leon Lee
Amidst a deadly persecution, a determined orphan tries to bring her mother back to life through the power of art.
USA / Drama / 4 mins
Director/Writer: Seora Hong
Losing all reason to live, a man stands on the precipice of life and death. A man who feels like he has lost all reason to live. As he stands on the precipice of life and death, he faces an unexpected situation that may just save his life.
Robert The Robot
United Kingdom / Sci-Fi / 4 mins
Director/Writer: Jonathan Irwin
Producer: Spencer Friend
This short tells the story of an old cleaning droid - a ROB 9000 domestic model - as he passes a boring Tuesday alone in an empty house, waiting for his owners to return.
Routine: The Prohibition
Spain / Fantasy / 8 mins
Director: Sam Orti
Writer: Flora Cuevas
Producer: Alex Cervantes
In a dark world, devastated by lies and dominated by fear, we continue with our self-destructive routines towards extinction
USA / Animation / 7 mins
Director: Marc Russo
What comes next when our hero finds himself at the end, after his job is completed - does new adventure await him, will he see the signs, and will he have the courage to step out of the familiar and journey forth.
USA / Animation / 5 mins
Director/Writer: Jasen Aziz, Joshua Jager
Producer: Jasen Aziz
On a busy city street, two pedestrian street signs find each other and fall in love.
France / Animation / 15 mins
Director/Writer: Frédéric Even, Louise Mercadier
Producer: Richard Van Den Boom, Jean-François Bigot
Cast: Anamaria Vartolomei, Diane Rouxel
Three sisters are facing an impending disaster: the imminent flooding by the Sea of the lands where they live. In the midst of such chaos, the sisterly union is shaken up and each of the sisters experiences the imminence of death, in their inner selves, in a different way.
Sous la glace
France / Animation / 7 mins
Director: Luce Grosjean, Ismaïl Berrahma
Producer: Ecole des Nouvelles Images
On a lake, a heron is fishing while winter arrives.
USA / Fantasy / 5 mins
Director: Ness Tomaselli, Fernando Yanes
Writer: Ness Tomaselli
Producer: Ness Tomaselli
Tuned to the haunting music of legendary underground rock band Philm, Spanish Flowers follows a surreal, animated narrative involving a ritual of life and death carried out by two monks and a mourning priestess, who is now forced to let go of her mummified son...