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1hr 30m
Dir: Various

Flora and fauna are the hardy perennials in the land of animation. Here are some weird and wonderful lifeforms to admire.

FILMS:

Birdlime Birdlime

Dir: Evan DeRushie
Canada 2016
10 mins 53 secs
Animation

A portrait of the exotic bird-trade industry.

Ugly

Dir: Redbear Easterman, Nikita Diakur
Germany 2017
11 mins 54 secs
Animation

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.

Assholio

Dir: Nathan Erasmus
Brazil/Ireland/USA 2017
3 mins 15 secs
Animation

‘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.

Lupus

Dir: Carlos Gomez Salamanca
France 2016
10 mins
Animation

In December 2011, a security guard was killed by a pack of stray dogs prowling in a poor neighbourhood, on the Bogota suburbs.

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Dir: Brett Foxwell
USA 2016
19 mins 20 secs
Animation

Fabricated, a stop-motion animated film ten years in the making, is a journey through an alien world which was once our own.

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Dir: Marnik Loysen
United Kingdom 2017
2 mins 46 secs
Animation

Dr. Frank Buckett invents the Expando-Ray, what could possibly go wrong?

Kukuschka

Dir: Dina Velikovskaya
Russian Federation 2016
8 mins 35 secs
Animation

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.

Catawampus

Dir: Jessica Mehler
United Kingdom 2017
2 mins 55 secs
Animation

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
France 2016
8 mins 49 secs
Animation

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.

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Dir: Anne Breymann
Germany 2016
5 mins 19 secs
Animation

At night, the forest creatures gather to gamble, putting their innermost at stake.


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