Animation Program One
The Lost Thing
Directed by Andrew Ruhemann, Shaun Tan | AUSTRALIA | 2010 | 15min
A boy finds a strange creature on a beach, and decides to find a home for it in a world where everyone believes there are far more important things to pay attention to.
The Trembling Veil of Bones
Directed by Matthew Talbot-Kelly | IRELAND / CANADA | 2010 | 13min
Live-action and computer-generated imagery to tell the story of a solitary clockmaker forced to confront his past.
The Circus (Le cirque)
Directed by Nicolas Brault | FRANCE / CANADA | 2010 | 7min
In the vestibule of a hospital room, a young boy waits to see his dying mother. The clamor and spiraling movements of bodies around him intensify, forming a grotesque circus-a cacophonous circle that pushes the child back, depriving him of one final touch of his mother's hand.
Directed by Isabel Herguera | SPAIN | 2010 | 8min
Inés travels to India to visit her friend Ámár, who has been living in a mental institution for years. Inés remembers the last days they spent together and her promise to return.
Directed by Verena Fels | GERMANY | 2010 | 7min
At the edge of society, a cow tips the balance of destiny with quite some impact...
Alex and the Ghosts (Alex et les fantômes)
Directed by Éric Warin | CANADA | 2009 | 7min
Alex and the Ghosts is a story of childhood magic and wonderment around a legendary hockey team, uniting past and present, reaching out to the youthful hearts of sport fans of all ages.
On the Water
Directed by Yi Zhao | NETHERLANDS | 2010 | 8min
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Life is a non-stop struggle to propel oneself forward.
Directed by Martin Sen | SOUTH AFRICA | 2010 | 3min
A little hamster, feeling neglected and unloved by his owner, decides to leave his rotten home in search of a better one.