SCREENING
WATERSHED CINEMA 1
12:00
£6.00
INCLUDED IN FESTIVAL PASS OR BUY SINGLE TICKETS
1hr 30m
Dir: Various

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Throw yourself into this whirlpool of senses and feelings, where not making sense makes perfect sense and where the armies of reason and emotion clash by night.

FILMS:

Dreamland

Dir: Koji Ichihashi
France / Japan 2017
4 mins 50 secs

Dreamland will never be completed. It will continue to grow as long as there is imagination left in the world.

 

Living Like Heta

Dir: Bianca Caderas, Isabella Luu, Kerstin Zemp
Switzerland 2017
6 mins 12 secs

Heta lives with her pet seal in her highly peculiar house full of curious rooms and endless corridors.

 

Island

Dir: Max Mortl
Germany 2017
2 mins 30 sec

On a small island a bunch of exotic creatures run across each other.

 

Horror Vacui

Dir: Matteo Zamagni
UK 2018
3 mins 27 secs

Horror Vacui; (Latin – fear of empty space) Geological fractals of Earth and the frenetic hyper-development attained by mankind.

 

Marfa

Dir: Greg McLeod
UK 2017
8 mins 33 secs

A town on the borderlands. A place out of time. A desert where strange lights dance in the night sky. And then there’s the giant lemon.

 

 

 

Fest

Dir: Nikita Diakur
Germany 2018
2 mins 55 secs

Drone. Stunt. Rave.

 

Love Me, Fear Me

Dir: Veronica Solomon
Germany 2018
6 mins 6 secs

“What would you be willing to do to be loved?” A danced metaphor about the roles we play and the shapes we take.

 

Stanzas

Dir: Alicja Jasina
USA 2017
6 mins 16 secs

A stubborn narrator slowly breaks free of their limitations, allowing more fluidity into their thought process. Based on a poem by Aldous Huxley.

 

Ride

Dir: Paul Bush
Portugal / UK 2018
5 mins 42 secs

Hundreds of motorbikes are animated frame by frame in this homage to the iconic motorcycle design and culture of the 1950s and 60s..

 

Lotus Lantern (莲花灯)

Dir: Xingpei Shen
USA / China 2017
6 mins 30 secs

A peek into the wax lotus. Lotus Lantern is a tribute to late Chinese singer Zhou Xuan, a missing link between filmmaker’s queer identity and Chinese heritage.

 

Impromptu

Dir: Maria Lorenzo
Spain 2018
10 mins

Impromptu is inspired by five piano Etudes by Chopin, to pay tribute to the forgotten pioneers of cinema, and to the fascination for movement itself.

 

That Yorkshire Sound

Dir: Marcus Armitage
UK 2017
2 mins 10 secs

A hand drawn animated documentary, following the rhythms of a day in Yorkshire.

 

M52

Dir: Yves Paradis
Germany 2018
10 mins 19 secs

What if you made an improvised animated film one week at a time for one year, where would this story go?

 

Grands Canons

Dir: Alain Biet
France 2018
10 mins 45 secs

Superimposed, condensed, multiplied, thousands of documentary drawings in successive series come to life on the screen, composing a veritable visual symphony of everyday objects.