saturday 25 june, 6.15pm
sunday 26 june, 4.30pm (repeat)
The Gloaming | NoBrain
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.
Director/Producer: Joan Ashworth
UK, 2010, 7'00
Swimming through a meadow collecting mushrooms,
a girl meets her wildness in the form of a hare.
Directors: Matthieu Bernadat, Nils Boussuge, Florence Ciuccoli,
Clement Deltour, Marion Petegnief
France, 6'54, 2010
20 years on and not all is right with the kids
who were caught up in the aftermath of Chernobyl. A few too many
eyes, for a start.
Director: Philip Hofmanner
Producers: Gerd Gockell, Jochen Ehmann, Otto Alder, Jurgen Haas
Switzerland, 6'15, 2010
A man and a woman
find each other, and yet they are destined to drift apart as the cogs
and wheels of time keep running relentlessly.
His Stare / M'echapper De Son Regard
Director: Chen Chen
France, 3'40, 2010
Beware the chicken! One
day Mr Wang notices a rooster in the marketplace that keeps staring
at him …
Director: Rafael Mayrhofer
Producer: University of Applied Sciences Hagenberg
Austria, 3'00, 2009
In a world dominated by
re-awakened surveillance cameras, a baby doll struggles with its destiny.
Petit Bol D'Air
Director: Isabelle Catalan
France, 2'06, 2010
Waaay up in the air on
wobbly sticks, the view changes, the air clears and the universe is
Director: Stewart Comrie
Producer: Anna Odell
UK, 12'15, 2010
Hidden behind a dusty window,
a strange dual universe awaits the accidental visitor. A shadowy presence
resides with ambiguous motives ready to lure us into its rooms of
Director/Producer: Jari Vaara
Finland, 4'21, 2010
A young girl receives
an unusual bicycle for her birthday – a device designed not
for transport but as a torture machine to force humans in to labour.
Director/Producer: Malcolm Sutherland
Canada, 5'34, 2010
An explorer ventures into
an unknown world, yet it seems that he has been there before.
Director: Kristjan Holm
Producer: Ulo Pikkov
Estonia, 5'40, 2009
In an uncertain world, hazy lines can only be crossed with great courage
and unlimited imagination.
Director: Patrick Doyon
Producers: Marc Bertrand, Michael Fukushima
Canada, 9'50, 2011
It’s a Sunday like
any other, except for the factory closing that has the grown-ups worried.
An animated fable that shows us how important it is to see life through
a child’s eyes.
Producer: Nicolas Schmerkin
France, 14’00, 2010
its accelerating evolution give rise to a character capable of creating
a world beyond its control.