saturday 25 june, 7.45pm
sunday 26 june, 6.00pm (repeat)
Love & Theft | Andreas Hykade
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.
Car And Crazy Coyote
Director: Jerome Cauwe
Belgium, 5'13, 2010
A lethal but very stylish combo. A sharp dressin'
burglar takes the top down and drives off into the desert. Thank
the Spirits the coyote has some spare shades.
Director/Producer: Laen Sanches
France, 5'40, 2010
A crash-or-crash-through, breakneck gallop
through a parade of re-imagined cultural icons.
Director/Producer: Mirai Mizue
Japan, 5'38, 2011
This living thing has one
sound but a thousand forms.
Director: James Cunningham
Producers: James Cunningham, Oliver Hilbert, Leon Woud
New Zealand, 4'05, 2010
Lost in the murky
depths of a strange ocean, a German U-boat crew find themselves on
a collision course with objects stranger than they can fathom.
Nocturnals / Les Nocturnes
Director/Producer: Marjorie Lemay
Canada, 1'50, 2010
A fragment of life at night.
Wild, feathered and furred creatures create their own poetry with
their movements and their voices.
Director/Producer: Ruth Lingford
USA/UK, 11'00, 2010
An animated reflection on the experience of orgasm,
based on a varied series of taped interviews.
With A Dead Woman
Director: Pauline Flory
Germany, 2'27, 2008
A sensuous re-uniting
in black and white.
Director/Producer: Erick Oh
USA, 8'33, 2010
An exquisitely crafted gentle
interrogation of the human heart using abstract metaphors and symbols.
Briefcase Man / L’Homme A La Valise
France, 5'23, 2010
A man, a briefcase, a horizon,
a shaky pathway high above the ground.
Trembling Veil Of Bones
Director: Matthew Talbot-Kelly
Producers: Nicky Gogan, Martin Rose
Canada, 12'42, 2010
Bones, a lone clockmaker,
sits inside a darkened studio filled with the sounds of ticking clocks.
Director: Evelyn Verschoore
Producer: Barend Weyens
Belgium, 9'35, 2010
A solitary saxophonist
makes one or two hearts beat a little faster when he goes to his window
and plays to the audience of one across the street.
Director: Andreas Hykade
Producer: Thomas Meyer-Hermann
Germany, 6'49, 2010
A beautifully crafted
piece of over-caffeinated, morphing, animated madness.