Animation Nations 2

93 minuten

Can’t get enough of top-notch animation? Look no further. The International Short Film Festival compiled two striking programs with the very best animation made this year. All masterpieces in a wide range of styles: from colorful watercolor paintings to detailed stop-motion animation to pencil sketches that grow into wonderful drawings. With films from Estonia to Canada, from China to Switzerland, this year the Animation Nations is truly a United Nations of Animation.  

This compilation contains the following short films:

  • Stuck in the middle

    Julien Adoum :: France :: 6 min. :: 2018

    Four French friends are on a road trip across the USA. In the middle of the desert they notice a strange man hitching a ride. He is about to radically change their trip.

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  • Maestro

    Florian Babikian, Vincent Bayoux, Victor Caire, Théophile Dufresne, Gabriel Grapperon, Lucas Navarro :: France :: 2 min. :: 2019

    Frogs croak, deer grunt and birds whistle. Right? In this musical animal forest nothing is what it seems

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  • Je sors acheter des cigarettes

    Osman Cerfon :: France :: 14 min. :: 2018

    Twelve-year-old Jonathan lives with his mom and sister. And also with a whole bunch of men, who all have the same face. They live in cupboards, drawers and inside the television.

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  • The Absence of Eddy Table

    Rune Spaans :: Norway :: 12 min. :: 2016

    One day Eddy gets lost in the woods. There he meets the girl of his dreams, but unfortunately she has been infected by a mysterious parasite. What if the love of your life coincides with your greatest fear?

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  • Bloody Fairy Tales

    Tereza Kovandová :: Czech Republic :: 8 min. :: 2018

    Once upon a time, a girl wanted to bring cookies to her grandmother. Once upon a time there was a beast who lived in a magical castle waiting for his true love. You know how these stories end. Or do you?

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  • At First Sight

    Sjaak Rood :: Netherlands :: 16 min. :: 2019

    Two cars face each other on an empty road. Which one of the hardheaded drivers will be the first to cave? And can this battle also lead to love?

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  • The Flounder

    Elizabeth Hobbs :: United Kingdom :: 6 min. :: 2019

    When a poor fisherman releases the magic fish he has caught, his wife encourages him to ask it for a favor. Blinded by greed, the couple keep coming up with more wishes.

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  • Animal Behavior

    Alison Snowden, David Fine :: Canada :: 14 min. :: 2019

    A leech with separation anxiety, a pig with an eating disorder, a monkey with aggression problems. They are all patients of therapist dog Dr. Clement, discussing their animal yet very human problems.

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  • The Opposites Game

    Anna Samo, Lisa LaBracio :: United States :: 5 min. :: 2019

    A challenging question from a teacher leads to an intense discussion among the pupils. What is the opposite of a revolver?

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  • No, I Don't Want to Dance!

    Andrea Vinciguerra :: :: 3 min. :: 2019

    Absurd situations and catchy tunes lead to new moves. Sounds cool? Not when dancing is this dangerous.

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