Nebraska Premiere | Canada - 6 minutes | Writer/Director: Alisi Telengut | | A non-narrative hand-painted visual poem about ideas of diaspora, homeland, and the tragic mass-deportations of the Kalmyk people during WWII. | | http://cargocollective.com/AlisiTelengut/Nutag-Homeland-2016 | http://www.imdb.com/title/tt5997756 | https://www.instagram.com/alisitelengut | trailer https://vimeo.com/161710788
Slovenia/Croatia - 8 minutes | | Director: Spela Cadez | Writer: Gregor Zorc, Spela Cadez | Producer: Tina Smrekar, Spela Cadez, Vanja Andrijevic | Cast: Andrej Nahtigal, Karin Komljanec, Gregor Zorc | | A badger lies motionless on a local road. A police patrol approaches the body in the dark. They soon realise that the animal is not dead; the badger is dead drunk! When the police attempt to drag the creature off the road, he wakes up and... Read More →
Nebraska Premiere | United Kingdom - 4 minutes | | Writer/Director: Matthew Lawes | Producer: Marlena Hellebø | | An ambitious stop frame animation short created over 1 year, based on W. B. Yeats poem 'The Song of Wandering Aengus', narrated by Liam Cunningham, with original music score from David Holmes and Keefus Ciancia. | | http://www.otherbrotherstudios.co.uk | https://www.facebook.com/otherbrotherstudios... Read More →
USA Premiere | Ukraine/United Kingdom - 2 minutes | | Director: Daria Hlazatova, Lawrence Solon | Writer: Lawrence Solon | | The trapeze artist named Thomas takes a leap into space.
Nebraska Premiere | USA - 3 minutes | | Writer/Director: Eileen O'Meara | Producer: Eileen O'Meara | Cast: Tim Maloney, Sound Mix | | You know the nagging thoughts that start with "did I leave the coffee on?" and turn in to "what if I give birth to Satan's baby?" This hand-drawn animation explores anxiety, obsession, and one woman’s slippery hold on reality. | | http://eileenomeara.blogspot.com/p/panic-attack.html... Read More →
Canada - 4 minutes | | Director: Robin Hays, Andy Poon | Writer/Producer: Robin Hays | Cast: Noodle Boy & Miss Fortune | | On an urban city wall plastered with posters Noodle Boy must make his way through a series of obstacles and challenges in order to save his crush, Miss Fortune from the city's clean up crew. | | http://www.postnobillsfilm.com
USA - 5 minutes | Writer/Director: Steven Vander Meer | | The workings of nature and the universe are mystically and whimsically illustrated in this fast paced, gorgeously hand drawn film. Great music and a quirky sense of humor define the beauty of it all, and it's no coincidence when it happens this way. | | http://www.stevenvandermeer.com/ | http://www.imdb.com/name/nm3354847/ | https://twitter.com/Meerimage... Read More →
France - 1 minutes | | Writer/Director: Mallory Grolleau | Producer: Mathieu Faure | Cast: Thomas Coste | | It's the story of a small grain of corn that dreamed about glory. He's going to succeed... Unfortunately...
USA - 5 minutes | | Writers/Directors: Tim Pattinson, Zheng Kang | Producer: Tim Pattinson | | LION DANCE is a romantic visual poem set during a traditional Asian parade in which a highly acrobatic dance is performed to bring good luck. It explores the theme of serendipity using a combination of CG, 2D animation techniques, and a soundtrack to express the rhythmic and pulsating emotion and actions of the characters. LION DANCE is... Read More →
Australia - 3 minutes | | Writer/Director: Tim Cant | Cast: Maddie Watts, Patrick Campbell, Maree Lowes | | A short story about a dog and its unconditional love for its owner. | | http://www.timebombillustration.com/ | https://www.facebook.com/GoodDogOfficial/ | trailer https://vimeo.com/191245851
Nebraska Premiere | Germany - 5 minutes | | Director: Antje Heyn | Writer: Antje Heyn, Alexander Isert | | | A film about a lost shirt button, perfectionist aunts, busy cats, startled parrots—and a long-lost friend. | | http://protoplanet-studio.de | http://www.facebook.com/ProtoplanetStudio | trailer https://vimeo.com/147450397
Nebraska premiere | France - 5 minutes | | Writer/Director: Paul Cabon | Producer: Yann Legay | | Being a bald man sucks. Knowing you'll become one is worse. | | http://paulcabon.com/Le-Futur-sera-chauve-The-bald-future | trailer https://vimeo.com/154490688
Nebraska Premiere | South Korea - 15 minutes | | Writer/Director: Seongmin Kim | Producer: Haejung Suk | | With the ecosystem destroyed after a nuclear war, Mari, a survivor, does all she can to rebuild. When she stumbles upon a robot soldier in an abandoned city, everything changes. | | dflab.ajou.ac.kr/greenlight | http://www.imdb.com/title/tt5357362/ | trailer https://youtu.be/jmA4fL2Fj0Q
USA - 7 minutes | | Writer/Director: Alicja Jasina | | A man leads a monotone, humdrum existence until he suddenly falls in love. What follows is a short portrait of a difficult relationship marked by a struggle for control and identity. The ending gives hope for a new beginning and a change of perspective. | | http://www.onceuponalineonline.com | trailer https://vimeo.com/189188279
USA Premiere | Belgium - 11 minutes | | Writer/Director: Kim Claeys, Karim Rhellam | Producer: Karim Rhellam | Cast: Megan Quill, John Tillotson, Gregory Caron, Kim Claeys | | When a not so charming Prince slays the dragon guarding a fairy tale Princess, she promptly orders a new one with the Three Little Ninjas Delivery Service. They deliver whatever, wherever, whenever... | | http://www.3littleninjas.com | trailer ... Read More →
Spain - 3 minutes | | Writer/Director: Valle Canales | Producer: David González, Valle Comba | | Uka is a little girl who lives in a grey abandoned factory. While she's painting of of her canvas, she finds a way of changing how she sees the world. | | http://www.offecam.com/catalogo/uka | http://www.facebook.com/ukastopmotion/ | http://www.twitter.com/UkaStopmotion | Trailer https://vimeo.com/122235970