Screening
STUDENT SHORTS
STUDENT SHORTS
Synopsis

Sophisticated storytelling and top-notch animation define this block, brought to you by the finest scribbling institutions from around the globe. Canadian and international schools will be represented in this selection of student film masterworks.

 

The screening will be followed by a Q&A.

Duration
02:00:00
Rating
NR
time
Apr 24 2016 02:30PM
location
George Brown College (Waterfront Campus)
- Seneca Cinema
BUY PASS
Moderator
Sara Schmidt -
Panelist
Anita Yen - Director - Ape
Brian Larson - Producer - Scent of Geranium
Eustace Ng - Director - Ape
After the End
After the End
dir. Sam Southward
UK, 2015
For Rene Fustercluck, life was bad. The Apocalypse was awful, and then Gordon arrived. After the End is the world's first post-apocalyptic rom-com that explores the possibility that…
11:00
Ama
Ama
dir. Emilie Almaida, Liang Huang, Mansoureh Kamari, Julie Robert, Juliette Peuportier, Tony Unser
France, 2015
1950: On the coast of Japan, an American woman is visiting a village with her military husband and a group of friends. After breaking away from the group, she meets with Namiko, a young…
3:24
Antelope Richards
Antelope Richards
dir. Gary Ye
Canada, 2014
Man + Woman = Savannah Dwelling Herbivore
3:08
Ape
Ape
dir. Eustace Ng, Anita Yen
Canada, 2015
Change is the only constant for this Ape.
1:41
Aurora
Aurora
dir. Nicole LaCroix
USA, 2015
Left alone in the Arctic, Tomkin has set a series of traps to catch food. As he checks them, they all come up empty. Just as he is about to give up, he finds a baby fox caught in one…
2:18
Blue Honey
Blue Honey
dir. Constance Joliff, Daphne Durocher, Fanny Lhotellier
France, 2015
A small bee who is allergic to pollen discovers an extraordinary product that will dramatically impact the life of the hive.
Fulfilament
Fulfilament
dir. Rhiannon Evans
UK, 0
Travel around the brain with a little lost thought, and discover what it takes to make a great idea.
7:33
Last Act
Last Act
dir. Daphné Chabrier, Laura Hottot, Cécile Peyron
France, 2015
In a theater, a man will do everything it takes to save this magical place from destruction.
3:49
Mirrors
Mirrors
dir. Yali Herbet, Lee Dror
Israel, 2015
The relationship between a young girl and her father is reflected as they spend time together in a car, while driving on an endless road.
7:00
Que Dalle
Que Dalle
dir. Hugo de Faucompret, Eva Lusbaronian, Caroline Cherrier, Johan Ravit, Arthus Pilorget
France, 2015
Steven, Sandrine, Joel and Thomas are pretty bored. From the soccer stadium to the garbage dump, the playground and the supermarket parking lot – nothing seems to amuse them.
2:25
Scent of Geranium
Scent of Geranium
dir. Naghmeh Farzaneh
USA, 2016
Immigration is a new chapter in one's life. Unexpected events can take a person's life down different paths than those imagined. This film is an autobiographical account of the director's…
4:41
Shift
Shift
dir. Cecilia Puglesi, Yijun Liu
USA, 2015
Shift is a story about self-discovery. The interaction between characters that appear to be antagonists – a woman from a city and a wild woman from the forest – forces the civilized…
5:23
Steadfast Stanley
Steadfast Stanley
dir. John Kim
USA, 2014
In the break of an apocalypse, Stanley, the Pembroke Welsh Corgi is left behind. All he wants to do is get back to his owner.
4:11
Taking the Plunge
Taking the Plunge
dir. Thaddaeus Andreades, Nicholas Manfredi, Elizabeth Ku-Herrero, Marie Raoult
USA, 2015
When a young man’s ideal wedding proposal is placed in jeopardy, he is forced to dive into unknown waters to salvage his plans.
6:43
The Casebook of Nips & Porkington
The Casebook of Nips & Porkington
dir. Melody Wang
Canada, 2015
The Casebook of Nips & Porkington is about two members of the Constabulary and their quest to restore a stolen egg to its distraught parents.
2:27
The Forest Paper
The Forest Paper
dir. Sipparpad Krongraksa
Thailand, 2015
In a world that is made of paper, everyone in the city focuses on technology while forgetting to care about Mother Nature.
4:12
Trying to Connect
Trying to Connect
dir. Stefan Bürkner
Germany, 2015
In a world without organic sounds, a guy flirts with a girl via chat – even though she is sitting right next to him. When he suddenly loses reception, he can’t answer anymore and she…
4:30