Narrative Shorts: Animation 2
Animated explorations of war, mental trauma, and feuding bears.
CountryBelarus Germany U.S. Mexico Australia Poland Japan Netherlands Portugal U.K. Iran Denmark Turkey
Film CategoryAnimation Spotlight Asian Focus Eastern European Focus International Spotlight Shorts Competition Spanish-Language Focus Women in Film Spotlight
SubjectAnimals Mental Health War
Cerulia comes back home to bid her final farewell, but her childhood memories and grandparents' presence will not let her go.
A writer writes.
Afterimages of traumatic events interfere with the perception of reality.
It Would Piss Me Off to Die So Yoooooung...
A soldier goes to war oblivious to the weight of his actions.
The Last Bastion
A forgotten battle automaton is unexpectedly reactivated after more than a decade of dormancy in the wilderness .
A gardener in a Middle Eastern war zone fights the destruction around her with life-giving plants.
Maned & Macho
A young girl's repressed emotions are embodied in animals that come out of her dreams, but her family isn't receptive to the creatures.
An exploration of watching and being watched.
A tough female polar bear and an enthusiastic male grizzly bear, are brought together by their changing habitats.
A girl faces a looming darkness.
The Stunt Manual
Ben's new 1968 Mustang is about to turn both his life and the entire LAPD upside-down.