The Art of Mr. Deer by Mojtaba Mousavi

The Iranian stop-motion film Mr. Deer by Mojtaba Mousavi has been one of the festival highlights of 2018. Here's more info and the artbook of the film.

Facing It by Sam Gainsborough

To change perceptions in clay during your regular pub visit. Sam Gainsborough does and talks about Facing it.

Caldeira by Julie Bousquet, Estelle Hocquet and Catherine Manesse

Gobelins students present their story of sisterly love and vulcano drama. Watch Caldeira.

Dust With Flour by Annelise Williams

 Animation sometimes predates reality. Watch the engagingly subversive Dust with Flour short by Annelise Williams.

A Little Lovin' by Marie Paccou

24 hands, one song and 3 celebrated writers in the flipbook animation piece  A Little Lovin' by Marie Paccou. Watch the film.

Planemo by Veljko Popović

Our film review for the 3D computer animation short Planemo by Croatian director Veljko Popović.

Le Mans 1955 by Quentin Baillieux

A 1955 car race tragedy becomes a forceful animation drama in Quentin Baillieux's new animation short, Le Mans 1955.

Enough by Anna Mantzaris

Deadpan humour and emotional exasperation prevails in the blink-and-you-ll-miss-it carefully constructed Enough by Anna Mantzaris.

Future Thoughts by Loek Vugs

Dutch animator Loek Vugs creates a hushed VR future in his experimental short, Future Thoughts.

I Don't Like The Comics You Drew by Lei Lei

Chinese/US independent animation artist Lei Lei complains about comics. Watch I Don't Like The Comics You Drew.

Weaker Sex by Nicolas Jacquet

A tale of human manipulation and inhuman practices. Nicolas Jacquet directs Weaker Sex.

Negaram by Shadab Shayegan and Farhad Bazyan

A colorful and flowy blend of sounds, images, and memories. Watch the music-video Negaram by Shabab Shayegan and Farhad Bazyan.

Nieuwstad (New City) by Roos Mattaar

Nieuwstad (new City) is a  stop motion animated short by animation director Roos Mattaar about the life of a Dutch peasant family in the 12th century, trying to keep dry feet.

Ugly by Nikita Diakur & Redbear Easterman

A 3D computer animated film like no other. Watch Ugly by Nikita Diakur.

Chemicals by Joseph Wallace

UK animation director directs Canadian singer's Parker Bossley music video - in surrealistic cut-outs. 

Superbia by Luca Tóth

Here's a bittersweet surrealistic story of the man and the woman in gender-bending colors. Watch (the mature-themed) Superbia by Hungarian director Luca Tóth.

9 Ways to Draw A Person by Sasha Svirsky

Imagination should take a poetic leap forwards. Watch 9 Ways To Draw A Person by Sasha Svirsky.

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