Narrative Shorts: Animation 1

129 min.

After All

Michael Cusack

While a man cleans out his childhood home, he remembers past conversations.

2016
13 min.

Au Revoir Balthazar

Rafael Sommerhalder

A scarecrow follows the resonant sound of a sea shell.

2016
10 min.

Bartleby

Kristen Kee & Laura Naylor

An unassuming lawyer finds himself beset by a new employee who refuses to work.

2016
11 min.

Catherine

Britt Raes

Catherine loves her cat, and little by little she grows up to be a crazy old cat lady.

2016
12 min.

Contact

Katy Wang

Stranded on a distant planet, a lonely astronaut sends out a signal in search of human contact.

2017
7 min.

Couplets for an Everlasting Eve

St. Agathe’s Couplets Collective

Poet Bertsolari Maialen Lujanbio offers a stark denunciation of gender violence on the celebration of St. Agatha's Eve.

2016
6 min.
Basque

Dandelion

Elisa Talentino

Two dancers come close without ever touching.

2017
3 min.

Empyrean Lost

Ryder Ruilyn

A boy dreams of a lost love.

2017
5 min.

First Bloom

Tingting Liu

The story of the budding love between a eunuch servant and a princess in ancient China.

2017
5 min.

The Full Story

Daisy Jacobs & Christopher Wilder

Toby is selling his childhood home, and while walking through the empty rooms, he is overcome by happiness.

2017
8 min.

Fundamental

Shih-Chieh Chiu

A teenager discovers the strange and terrifying reality behind fundamentalism.

2017
7 min.

Ginevra

Tess Martin

In this adaptation of an unfinished poem by Percy Shelley, a young woman has been murdered, but is this truly the end?

2017
4 min.

Kansay's Glorious Death

Chris Sagovac

Kansay the Spider faces the demigod Tesshin at the Iron Gate.

2016
1 min.

Late Afternoon

Louise Bagnall

Emily finds herself disconnected from the world around her so she drifts back through her memories to relive different moments from her life.

2017
9 min.

Negative Space

Ru Kuwahata & Max Porter

His dad taught him how to pack.

2017
5 min.

Poliangular

Alexandra Castellanos Solis

Searchers pursue mysterious objects that seem to be unreachable, but what will happen once they catch them?

2016
8 min.
Spanish

Weekends

Trevor Jimenez

A young boy shuffles between the homes of his recently divorced parents, with surreal moments mixing with the domestic realities of a broken family.

2017
15 min.