thursday 23 june, 6.15pm
saturday 25 june, 4.30pm (repeat)
Little Quentin | Directors:
Albert 't Hooft, Paco Vink
The engine room of the whole kit-and-kaboodle!
Eight programs featuring more than 100 of the very best and the
very latest short, animated films. Every style, every genre, every
technique. Your comprehensive, up-to-date overview of the international
indie animation scene.
A Pig's Eye / Wakaranai Buta
Director/Producer: Atsushi Wada
Japan, 10'10, 2010
A delicate, surreal connection is made between
a house sheltering all of mankind and a giant pig.
Fish And Butterfly
Director/Producer: Haiyang Wang
China, 3'27, 2010
Associations and transformations in a private
world of untethered imagination. Possibly a psychological adventure,
certainly an amazing journey.
Director: Patrick Jean
France, 2'35, 2010
A cacophonous army of 8-bit
characters overrun the city of New York like a swarm of marauders
from the hard-drive of hell.
Director: Marie Bloch-Laine
Producer: Mel Hoppenheim School of Cinema, Concordia University
Canada, 4'18, 2010
A man confronts a fluid
version of himself as a result of a very strange drinking experience.
Keeper / Der Sammler
Director: Katharina Huber
Producer: Academy of Media Arts Cologne
Germany, 4'23, 2010
A street magician opens
a stretching, swaying, ever-morphing Pandora's Box for his willing
but wary audience.
Director/Producer: Tom Schroeder
USA, 12'15, 2010
A curious love triangle emerges
in the midst of a 'friendly' bike race, staged to determine the best
racer of all time.
Director: Nicolas Lemee
France, 4'00, 2010
Laszlo is a man with no
past, who just wants to live in peace – anywhere will do!
Crossing / La Traversée
Director/Producer: Elise Simard
Canada, 4'00, 2010
There's a little magic
in the air. A boy and a rabbit embark on a night voyage.
Directors: Albert 't Hooft, Paco Vink
Producers: Arnoud Rijken, Michiel J. Snijders
Holland, 9'35, 2010
My Little Pony meets Charles
Manson in this tale of murder and intrigue from (just) beyond the
Director: Ferenc Cako
Hungary, 6'00, 2010
An unconventional biographic
exploration of the filmmaker's father.
Director/Producer: Don Hertzfeldt
USA, 5'00, 2010
Mr Hertzfeldt's excruciatingly
funny extrapolation on dental extraction.
Director: Omid Khoshnazar
Producer: Masoud Safavi, Jochen Ehmann, Omid Khoshnazar
Iran, 8'34, 2009
The latest film from Omid
Khoshnazar, who is perhaps the best animator at depicting modern war's
random excitements, stifling boredoms and luck-of-the-draw battleground
winners and losers.
Directors: Claudius Gentinetta, Frank Braun
Producer: Claudius Gentinetta
Switzerland, 4'09, 2010
ahead into the final sleep. A lullaby for a silent decline.