International Program #3 (2010)
The engine room; the whole kit-and-caboodle! Three programs featuring the very best and the very latest short, animated films from all around the world. Every style, every genre, every technique. Your comprehensive, up-to-date overview of the international indie animation scene.
A beautifully drawn film with fluid hints of Pacific Northwest Native American visual culture. A little girl finds the whole world inside a leaf.
|The Art Of Drowning
A deceptively simple dissertation on what awaits us at the end of the line.
Eyes closed, Cornelis drifts to the centre of his space. A graceful, imaginative dance.
A stunning digital montage that follows a very special clown in the midst of a hyperactive vacuuming mission.
One of the crazier films we got in the mail this year - a strange, hilarious little tale of desert-island dysfunction.
United StatesRuntime: 6:58
Escaping the periscope spies, one twin girl makes a run for it when water starts coming in through the fireplace.
South KoreaRuntime: 4:56
|The Azure Soul
If Monet animated, this is what we might have seen. The crossroad of Azure Dreams, the meeting place of a pure soul.
With more than an unknowing nod to McLaren, we follow a wild ride down a suburban street.
United StatesRuntime: 3:13
An air of Hitchcockian evil takes flight from every frame of this sinister misadventure, which follows an old woman obsessed with birds and her son who thinks he can fly (and quite possibly can).
In a flash, Yulia suddenly vanishes from her kitchen only to find herself in the middle of a closed room and on the receiving end of some absurd events.
Pierre M. Trudeau
An enchanting world filled with herds and swarms of creatures created entirely from the detritus of everyday life.
A tale of greed, betrayal, cheap suitcases - and more greed and betrayal. A day in the life of a bag of lovely, lovely cash.
Francis, a humble clerk and a self-taught inventor had it all, it seemed: a big house in a small town, a lot of free time and a loving wife. But.....