Selection of the most prominent animation works.

Thursday 14th, 18:00
THE EMPTY THE EMPTY Dahee Jeong 2016 / France / 9 MIN -

In the woman’s room, memories constantly accumulate and disappear like dust. The man spends his time in this room, creating futile little games with the woman’s memories.

MON ANGE ANGEL Gregory Casares 2016 / Switzerland / 8 MIN -

Eva and Mr. Corbeau have long felt a reciprocal affection and attraction. But the world of humans and the world of animals don´t mix! That is, until this autumn evening, at the masked ball organised by Eva´s father in honour if his daughter.

YIN Nicolas Fong 2017 / Belgium / 10 MIN -

A jealous god creates a universe where he places an androgynous creature, which is separated into two complementary beings. In spite of the traps set by the irritable god, the creature will insist on meeting him again.

TO BUILD A FIRE TO BUILD A FIRE FX Goby 2017 / France / 13 MIN -

To celebrate the centenary of Jack London’s death, the director Fx Goby adapts his famous novel To Build a Fire into an animated short film, a tragic tale of a trapper and his dog in the freezing Yukon.

LOCUS Anita Kwiatkowska-Naqvi 2016 / Poland / 10 MIN -

A woman on an empty train in the middle of the night, lonely and anxious to get back home and see her husband and son. When the train suddenly brakes, she looks through the window. What she sees will change her life.

KAPUTT BROKEN – THE WOMEN’S PRISON AT HOHENECK Volker Schlecht, Alexander Lahl 2016 / Germany / 7 MIN -

Based on interviews with former prisoners, this animated documentary provides a glimpse into the most notorious women’s prison in East Germany.
A film about political imprisonment, forced labour and the enormous profits on both sides of the Iron Curtain.

OXYMORE OXYMORON Delphine Grelet 2016 / France / 8 MIN -

Many years later, the relatives of a sick person get testify about their feelings into the open.

CORP. Pablo Polledri 2016 / Argentina / 9 MIN -

Ambition, exploitation of labour, environmental pollution, human degradation, surplus value, corruption and much more in the amazing world of the free market!

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