WATERSHED CINEMA 1
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Flora and fauna are the hardy perennials in the land of animation. Here are some weird and wonderful lifeforms to admire.
Dir: Evan DeRushie
10 mins 53 secs
A portrait of the exotic bird-trade industry.
Dir: Redbear Easterman, Nikita Diakur
11 mins 54 secs
An ugly cat struggles to make friends in an evil neighbourhood, but finds a soulmate in a Native American chief who helps it on its journey to restore balance within the world.
Dir: Nathan Erasmus
3 mins 15 secs
‘Assholio’ is a collaboration between a musician/drawer of hybrid animals and an animator based between Brazil and Ireland. This original song by Erin Kleh, takes us on a familiar journey of a difficult day, as seen from the unfamiliar perspective of a monkey.
Dir: Carlos Gomez Salamanca
In December 2011, a security guard was killed by a pack of stray dogs prowling in a poor neighbourhood, on the Bogota suburbs.
Dir: Brett Foxwell
19 mins 20 secs
Fabricated, a stop-motion animated film ten years in the making, is a journey through an alien world which was once our own.
Invasion of the Giant Radioactive Killer Snail from Beyond
Dir: Marnik Loysen
United Kingdom 2017
2 mins 46 secs
Dr. Frank Buckett invents the Expando-Ray, what could possibly go wrong?
Dir: Dina Velikovskaya
Russian Federation 2016
8 mins 35 secs
Kukuschka is a bird who follows the sun. It seems as though she could touch it, but the Sun is still far away. She is not alone anymore, but for two it’s even more difficult to keep going so fast. She will reach the Sun, maybe tomorrow maybe the day after.
Dir: Jessica Mehler
United Kingdom 2017
2 mins 55 secs
Catawampus is based on the Slavic folktale of Baba Yaga. The story follows a little girl who gets lost in the woods. A storm brews and she finds shelter in a small log cabin, but when that cabin suddenly comes to life the girl must hide from its frightening owner.
My Man (Octopus) (Mon Homme (Poulpe))
Dir: Stephanie Cadoret
8 mins 49 secs
A young woman comes back home. She gets undressed, puts on her swimsuit, and sinks into the underwater depths of her apartment. Overcome by a baroque aquatic flora, her home has become the ecosystem of her spouse: an octopus.
Dir: Anne Breymann
5 mins 19 secs
At night, the forest creatures gather to gamble, putting their innermost at stake.
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