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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.
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
6 mins 12 secs
Heta lives with her pet seal in her highly peculiar house full of curious rooms and endless corridors.
Dir: Max Mortl
2 mins 30 sec
On a small island a bunch of exotic creatures run across each other.
Dir: Matteo Zamagni
3 mins 27 secs
Horror Vacui; (Latin – fear of empty space) Geological fractals of Earth and the frenetic hyper-development attained by mankind.
Dir: Greg McLeod
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.
Dir: Nikita Diakur
2 mins 55 secs
Drone. Stunt. Rave.
Love Me, Fear Me
Dir: Veronica Solomon
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.
Dir: Alicja Jasina
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.
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.
Dir: Maria Lorenzo
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
2 mins 10 secs
A hand drawn animated documentary, following the rhythms of a day in Yorkshire.
Dir: Yves Paradis
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?
Dir: Alain Biet
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.
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