Shorts 4 - Hilariously Strange & Incredibly Dark
Chaotic, artistic enjoyment from a subconscious dimension. Expect a bit of strange, a dab of blood, a generous dollop of humour, and the amazing, visionary ‘wow’ that this recipe creates.
Adam Buxton - Livin' in the Sunlight, Lovin' in the Moonlight
dir. Layzell Bros | United Kingdom, 2012
The Layzells take us on a surreal romp through a richly textured cartoon world dreamed up by a hallucinating out-of-work animator (played by Mr Buxton himself).
dir. Sinem Vardarli , Luca Schenato | Turkey, 2013
The toes of a man detached from the foot, on their way to the beauty parlor of neighborhood where they can have a pedicure. On their journey they meet 'yakuza fingers' of a Japanese chef who don't like intruders in their territory.
dir. José Enrique Rivera Rivera | Puerto Rico, 2012
Inspired by the Lionfish plague, this neo-noir film tells a story about greed and hierarchy in the Caribbean reefs.
dir. Joni Männistö | Finland, 2011
A child discovers life inside a dead bird and starts to play with it.
dir. Mack Carruthers | Canada, 2013
A research base on a remote planet is home to a boy turning 10 years old. He receives an unexpected gift for his birthday from the corporation.
dir. Devin Bell | USA, 2012
A dark and whimsical alphabet piece about 26 things to never ever eat.
dir. Caleb Wood | Japan, 2013
A study of birds, through an arrangement of photos of bird shit.
Dry Grass in a Blue Vase
dir. Maria Ivanova | Russian Federation , 2013
After the unexpected death of her husband, a woman discovers an ancient secret. Now she must decide what to do with this 'legacy'.
dir. Nick Cross | Canada, 2013
Perihelion is a cartoon without a beginning, middle or end. Inspired by the art of post WWI Germany.
The Animation Tag Attack
dir. Christen Bach, Wolfgang Reimers, Mads Juul, Andreas Normand Grontved, Ned Wenlock, Oren mashkovski, Maxwell Oginni, Ewen Stenhouse, Mikey Please, Francesco Giroldini, Brendan Carroll | Denmark, Germany , 2012
Follow a Bear and a Duck in their relentless quest for a green bottle in order to set things right in this unique animation tag team project by 11 of today's hottest animators.
Moones - Better Energy
dir. Peter Sluszka | USA, 2012
Marooned on an iceberg, the British band Moones tries to survive with the help of a resourceful cat as mysterious events unfold.
dir. Geri Bertolo, Chris Walsh | Canada, 2012
A joyriding gang of teenage hooligans learns a valuable lesson- don’t mess with A**hole Robot.
The Deep End
dir. Jake Fried | USA, 2013
Hand-drawn animation with ink, white-out and coffee.
I, Pet Goat II
dir. Louis Lefebvre | Canada, 2012
In I, Pet Goat II, each symbol tells a piece of a story that covers the fields of history, politics, war, occultism and spirituality.
dir. Peter Millard | United Kingdom, 2012
I once lived in a Boogodobiegodongo and I felt better.