Narrative Shorts: Animation 1

121 min.

Schedule

Friday, Nov. 2 at 9:40pm
Tivoli Theatre

Animated selections that will warm your heart and blow your mind.

Church Street, We Were There

David Donar

At its mid-20th-century zenith, Church Street featured shoppers by day and revelers by night.

2017
5 min.
No dialogue

Wild Woman

Vanessa Sweet

An animated poem that explores the personal struggle of becoming and identifying as a mother in our current sociopolitical climate.

2018
4 min.

The Christmas Rabbit

Christophe Lopez-Huici

On Christmas Eve, an old lady tries to find a fitting final resting place for her beloved cat.

2018
11 min.
French

Hate for Sale

Anna Eijsbouts

Writer Neil Gaiman examines the tempting qualities of hate.

2017
3 min.

Death, Father & Son

Waltgenwitz Denis & Paronnaud Vincent

Death's son, who doesn't want to take over the family business, secretly dreams of becoming a guardian angel.

2017
14 min.
No dialogue

Piston

Marvin Archaimbault, Désir Boucaud, Marc Hugues, Arnaud Kupke, Hugo Mine, Vincent Orso-Manzonetta & Kai Yang

A man in a wheelchair finds himself pursued by a policeman on a motorbike.

2017
5 min.
No dialogue

Heroes

Juan Pablo Zaramella

Four fingers and a thumb pump themselves up for an arm-wrestling match.

2018
3 min.

White Lilacs

Alex Bernas

A contemplation on the balance between individual impulse and the social pressure to conform.

2017
6 min.

On the Day You Were Born

Duke Doyle

Reclusive and bitter George grows so physically large that he’s forced to leave his house and re-examine his neglectful relationship with his sister.

2018
10 min.

Le Mans 1955

Quentin Baillieux

Recounting a tragic accident at Le Mans in 1955.

2018
15 min.

Quicksand

Jennifer D. Bianchi

An exploration of the stories we believe as children.

2018
3 min.

The Bird & the Whale

Carol Freeman

A young whale explores a shipwreck and discovers its sole survivor, a caged songbird.

2018
7 min.

Mermaids and Rhinos

Viktoria Traub

Tilda’s life is full of grotesque characters hungry for love.

2017
16 min.

Ballsy: Story of a Revolution

Seyed Mohsen Pourmohseni Shakib

Lacking food, two chickens strike out on their own.

2018
6 min.

My Moon

Eusong Lee

Exploring the planetary system as a human relationship.

2018
9 min.

2.0

Shane Dioneda

An old custodian robot encounters his replacement.

2017
3 min.

Birth Cycle: A Flip Book

Zak Zych

After nine months in the womb, a baby makes a dramatic entrance into the world.

2017
1 min.