A program of some of the year’s most outstanding experimental animated shorts from all around the world.
Directed by Ben Li
RUN TIME: 1:00
Tanya and Dodger in the underworld.
Directed by Lynn Wang and Ed Skudder
RUN TIME: 1:30
A fantasy western begins.
Directed by Lizzi Akana
RUN TIME: 3:54
Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings take on a pack of rampaging wolves in a dance-off.
Directed by Sharron Mirsky
RUN TIME: 4:02
A documentary about the 2003 power failure in the eastern seaboard of the U.S. and Canada.
Directed by Guilherme Marcondes
RUN TIME: 10:06
The secret night activities of Sao Paulo's spirits.
Directed by leftchannel motion design studio
RUN TIME: 0:51
A visual concept grown from tentacles.
Directed by Stephanie Swart
RUN TIME: 4:18
Little monster goes to school that day. She thinks, "They probably call me snail face when I'm not around." Sometimes she gets lonely, but she can be happy too.
Directed by Joseph Hodgson
RUN TIME: 3:52
"As the spirit wains the form appears." —Charles Bukowski
Directed by Jess X. Chen
RUN TIME: 1:39
A woman is born of a drop of blood that falls to Earth from space.
Directed by Ingo Raschka
RUN TIME: 1:29
A man in a tiny submarine avoids the gaze of a giant eyeball.
Directed by Jordan Bruner
RUN TIME: 4:20
A poem envisioning justice for all survivors of gender violence.
Directed by Cheryl Gelover and Tom Murray
RUN TIME: 3:51
Paper type lyrics fused with collaged instruments soaring through musical beats.
Directed by Zachary Zezima
RUN TIME: 3:21
An extrovert's dream and an introvert's nightmare.
Directed by Suneet Sethi
RUN TIME: 3:09
Forbidden love and Narcissism between a Hasidic man and a Sikh girl.
Directed by Liesje Kraai
RUN TIME: 1:10
A little dog lost in space.
Directed by Nozomi Hoshikawa
RUN TIME: 3:19
The lover left without any explanation.
Directed by Max Hattler
RUN TIME: 0:45
Sensational crystal-clear footage of shape-shifting UFOs.
Directed by Christina Skyles
RUN TIME: 4:45
A shy artist is drawing when a former classmate hops on the subway.
Directed by Tamara Hahn
RUN TIME: 4:40
The failures of baby-robbing monsters leave them with no way to escape.
Directed by Swantje Wenz
RUN TIME: 2:13
Two warriors perform a tribal dance in preparation for war.
Directed by Hannah Carr, Molly Garrett, and Emily Kenyon
RUN TIME: 5:58
The relationship between a character’s mentality and her physical surroundings.
Directed by Li Li
RUN TIME: 4:10
Traveling time to review the past—things that somehow left his memory.
Directed by Joel Mackenzie
RUN TIME: 2:50
A reformed Lumberjack embraces nature power to defeat an 8-bit Wasp Monster.
Directed by Chelsea Manifold
RUN TIME: 1:00
Barry and Pupper's magic show.