102016Aug

Animated & Claymation Shorts

ANIMATED & CLAYMATION SHORTS PROGRAM

Dir. Various I 2015/2016 I Canada, Sweden & U.S.A. I 64 min.
Screening #1: Friday, September 9 at 10:15am | Buy Tickets
Screening #2: Sunday, September 11 at 10:30am | Buy Tickets
Special Guests will be in attendance.

Synopsis: These seven short animation and claymation films will take you on unexpected journeys, through hand-drawn animation, CGI animation and claymation, which might be sick and twisted but will be like nothing you’ve ever seen before.

 

ARRIVAL: SHORT FILM BY ALEX MYUNG
Dir. Alex Myyng I 2016 I U.S.A. I 22 min. I Southwest Premiere
Animated by Alex Myung, this 2D-animated film explores one boy’s struggle to face the truth of his life and love, and reveal it to the person he cares about most.

CONFESSIONS OF A BREASTIMATOR
Dir. Jisu Kim I 2016 I U.S.A. I 4 min. I Texas Premiere
“Confessions of a Breastimator,” is a story of a breast aficionado who reflects back on her life as an animator, confessing her longtime passion for cartoons and animating double D’s.

FLOTSAM
Dir. Sam Frederich I 2016 I U.S.A. I 12 min. I Texas Premiere
A little girl ekes out an existence on a wrecked aircraft carrier as she drifts alone through a flooded earth. That is, until she is visited by a mysterious, ethereal girl who walks on water.

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HANGING
Dir. Nick LeDonne I 2016 I U.S.A. I 5 min. I Texas Premiere
Animated from the emotions of years of harassment, and bullying cumulating in a son’s sudden death of his father and families financial crisis.

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HI, IT’S YOUR MOM
Dir. Daniel Sterlin-Altman I 2016 I Canada I 4 min. I Southwest Premiere
“Hi, It’s Your Mother” is a shocking tragi-comedic stop motion short about a mother’s love for her child, and sometimes vice versa.

MATCHSTICKS
Dir. Michal Janicki I 2016 I U.S.A. I 6 min. I World Premiere
The final moments of three LGBT icons – a suicidal bride to be, a muse dying of AIDS, and a political activist being assassinated.

MOMS ON FIRE
Dir. Joanna Rytel I 2016 I Sweden I 13 min. I Texas Premiere
What’s it like to be massively pregnant with only four days until you’re due to pop?