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Competition 2

Wednesday 08/11/2017 14:00 - 15:40 - Animation Marathon 2017 Schedule
Total Duration: 01:40:22

  1. For Ray 04:03
  2. United Kingdom 2016
    Directed by: Heidi Stokes
    Animation: 2d animation
    Technique: Hand drawn and digitally edited
    Dialogue language: English
    Subtitles language: English

    'For Ray' is a celebration of Human kindness, and pays homage to how small acts of kindness can make a profound difference in a persons life. In a world that is increasingly becoming more and more politically volatile these reminders become ever more potent and important.

  3. Homegrown 09:20
  4. United Kingdom 2017
    Directed by: Quentin Haberham
    Screenplay: Quentin Haberham, Tim Fraser
    Animation: Quentin Haberham
    Technique: Stop motion
    Music: Lindsay Wright
    Production/School: National Film and Television School
    Dialogue language: None
    Subtitles language: None

    Francis raises his son like he cultivates his plants, shielded from harm, comfortable inside. However when the boy outgrows his father's protective confines, Francis must face an uncomfortable truth.

  5. Playing House / Evcilik 03:24
  6. Turkey 2017
    Directed by: Cenk Köksal - Özgül Gürbüz
    Screenplay: Cenk Koksal - Ozgul Gurbuz
    Animation: Bora Şahin - Mervenur Ülcan - Güneş Göçmen - Seçkin Yalın
    Technique: 3D Computer
    Music: Matthias Steiner
    Production/School: Independent
    Dialogue language: Turkish
    Subtitles language: English

    A little girl is playing house by herself. She makes food out of toys and sets the table. When a little boy comes in, she greets him with joy. But things get darker as they keep pretending.

  7. Why Use Animation? 01:39
  8. USA 2015
    Directed by: Jo Meuris
    Animation: Jo Meuris
    Technique: Hand-drawn Animation

    A short promotional video for Nevada State College's Instructional Technology animation services.

  9. My Favorite Forehead 03:19
  10. United States of America 2017
    Directed by: John Akre
    Animation: John Akre
    Technique: stop motion, 2d computer
    Music: Marty Brueggemann

    A frustrating love affair.

  11. Social Animals 04:41
  12. United Kingdom 2017
    Directed by: David Moss
    Dialogue language: English

    A series of short, humorous animations, exploring the use of animal caricatural depictions to portray aspects of modern Britain through satire, irony and visual puns. Interviews were conducted, as well as including news media extracts for the audio. This was then the template to which the characters and scenarios crafted to fit Topics will include the relatable societal subjects, of: Politics, Europe and Ultra-Nationalism, as well as more playful observations, such as social media and fast food.

  13. Macabre 20:00
  14. Portugal 2015
    Directed by: Jerónimo Rocha, João Miguel Real

    K just crashed his Mercedes-Benz into a tree, moments after trying to avoid running down a small wild animal that ran across his path. He is on a backwater road in the countryside and it’s a very dark night. His evening has only just begun...

  15. Lemon Tree / Limoeiro 05:00
  16. Portugal 2016
    Directed by: Joana Silva

  17. Tailor 09:47
  18. Brazil 2017
    Directed by: Calí dos Anjos
    Screenplay: Calí dos Anjos e Debora Guimarães
    Animation: Raissa Laban
    Technique: Rotoscoping
    Music: Natalia Carrera
    Production/School: Bia Medeiros; Suma Filmes
    Dialogue language: Portuguese
    Subtitles language: English

    TAILOR is a transgender cartoonist that shares in his web page other trans people's experiences and their challenges in society.

  19. Salary Serf 02:46
  20. USA 2017
    Directed by: Baya Bae
    Technique: 3D animation
    Production/School: School of Visual Arts
    Dialogue language: English

    Salary Serf is a short, 3D motion graphics animation about a chameleon named BAYA who works at a huge pharmaceutical company called PAIN. What looks like a model corporation on the outside, is pretty much an employee's? torture chamber on the inside. Here the more misery you can withstand, the more money and honor you?ll receive. Caught in this degrading system, BAYA eventually makes his exit into a sometimes mystical, moral, psychological landscape before he reaches the end of his anti-hero?s journey.

  21. Sand 04:48
  22. Netherlands 2017
    Directed by: Arjan Brentjes
    Screenplay: Arjan Brentjes
    Animation: Arjan Brentjes
    Technique: 3d and 2d cgi
    Music: Arjan Brentjes
    Production/School: Arjan Brentjes
    Dialogue language: English

    You get up at five, eat your vitamins, take some water with your coffee, work for a few hours, eat your omegas and flavonoids, work a little more, get some exercise and then take a shower. But don?t bother trying to wash the sand out of your hair.

  23. Between Sand and Tides 04:17
  24. United Kingdom 2017
    Directed by: Rui Fan Wang
    Screenplay: Rui Fan Wang
    Animation: Rui Fan Wang
    Technique: Stopmotion Puppet
    Music: Gedminte Samsonaite
    Production/School: Royal College of Art
    Dialogue language: English

    When all life is drained and vacuumed, all that?s left is sand. For a very long time, I was sand and I was drowned. An exhausted girl travels across an endless desert to look for new hope, while trying to deal with her erratic tempered anteater.

  25. Stories About Him / 關於他的故事 12:46
  26. Taiwan 2017
    Directed by: Yung Shiuan Yang
    Screenplay: Yung Shiuan Yang
    Animation: Yung Shiuan Yang, Chih Ying Ku, Chiou Lan Liu
    Technique: draw on paper, paint on glass, object, clay, 2D computer
    Music: Yoon Kim, Po Chung Lin
    Production/School: Yung Shiuan Yang
    Dialogue language: Chinese
    Subtitles language: English

    One day I asked my aunts and uncles about my grandpa while they were playing Mahjong. I asked them what does grandpa look like? Where did he come from? How was his childhood? What had he been through? The stories they told me amazed me. But are these all real? Who is he?

  27. The adventure of the afternoon / 那個午後的冒險 07:45
  28. Taiwan 2016
    Directed by: Vance Yang, Stella Huang
    Screenplay: Jimmy Liao, Vance Yang
    Animation: Zhi-Wei Lin, Guang-Rong Zhou, Gui-Mei Zhang, Lou-Lou Lin, Hong-Yu Zhuang, Ming-Zheng Guo, Shu-Mei Su, Li-Jun Liu, Jia-Qi Lai
    Technique: 2d paper, 3d computer
    Music: Chien Chi Chen
    Production/School: Yusan Lee, Chun Wei Hsieh
    Dialogue language: n/a
    Subtitles language: n/a

    In a beautiful afternoon, a little boy meets an unexpected friend, with whom he starts an adventure journey.

  29. Parade 04:00
  30. Netherlands 2015
    Directed by: Digna van der Put
    Animation: Digna van der Put
    Technique: 2D
    Music: Alex Debicki
    Production/School: Ton Crone
    Dialogue language: No dialogues
    Subtitles language: No subtitles

    Six fanfare flute players explore the landscape of the uniform. A journey that does not go unscathed.

  31. Tabook / Taboek 02:47
  32. Netherlands 2016
    Directed by: Dario van Vree
    Screenplay: Dario van Vree
    Animation: Tom Mourik, Michael Sewnarain, Bonnie Mier
    Technique: 2D computer animation
    Music: Nik Phelps
    Production/School: Tünde Vollenbroek
    Dialogue language: No dialogues
    Subtitles language: No subtitles

    While browsing the bookstore 19-year-old Gwen is unexpectedly drawn to a volume of kinky erotica, earning her disapproving glares from the other customers. Will Gwen follow her deepest desires or will she let her embarrassment restrain her?