Dust Devil – dir. Maya McAllister Demangeat

Original Film Title: Dust Devil

Director’s Name: Maya McAllister Demangeat

Writer’s Name : Anne Garner, Maya McAllister Demangeat

Producer: Maya McAllister Demangeat, Maya McAllister Demangeat

Country of Origin: United Kingdom

Country of Filming: United Kingdom

Language: English

Runtime: 5 minutes 7 seconds

Film Description:

This is a story about a sad and troubled girl who made her world so small and familiar that she now feels trapped and weighed down by all the emotions she’s collected to keep her safe. A wise owl comes to visit and urges her to let go of all the things that aren’t serving her anymore, giving her the courage to sweep them all up and away in a whirlwind.

ArtMinute1 – The perfect selfie – dir. Asta Wellejus, Teddy Kristiansen

Original Film Title: ArtMinute1 – The perfect selfie

Director’s Name: Asta Wellejus, Teddy Kristiansen

Writer’s Name : Asta Wellejus, Teddy Kristiansen

Producer: Peter Aalbæk Jensen, Irene Sparre

Country of Origin: Denmark

Country of Filming: Denmark

Language: English

Runtime: 3 minutes 51 seconds

Film Description:

The story is about the Danish painter Jens Juel, who through his travels and inspiration from the old masters (Rembrandt) gains a unique inspiration and expertise. This is shown in the light/ colors he gathers on his travels and a special light/ glow that emerges from his brush.

Souvenirs – dir. Yuya Ishihata

Original Film Title: スーベニール

Director’s Name: Yuya Ishihata

Writer’s Name : Yuya Ishihata

Producer: Yuya Ishihata

Country of Origin: Japan

Country of Filming: Japan

Language: English, French

Runtime: 25 minutes 27 seconds

Film Description:

I read Souvenirs Entomologiques written by Jean-Henri Fabre when I was childhood. There is dung beetle appear in this book. The beetle makes a food for her child. I felt that the beetle has mother’s love.

Tomorrow, An Animated Film About Climate Change – dir. Mohammad Shihab Uddin

Original Film Title: Tomorrow, an animated film about climate change

Director’s Name: Mohammad Shihab Uddin

Writer’s Name : Ahmed Khan Hirok, Nasimul Hasan

Producer: Kazi Zahin Hasan, Kazi Zeeshan Hasan

Country of Origin: Bangladesh

Country of Filming: Bangladesh

Language: English

Runtime: 25 minutes 27 seconds

Film Description:

Ratul, a young boy in Bangladesh, is magically shown two very different visions of the future. In the first scenario, Bangladesh has been inundated by rising sea levels, causing great suffering; in the second scenario, fossil fuels have been replaced by renewable energy, and Bangladesh is prosperous.

The purpose of this film is to teach children about fossil fuels and climate change.

No man’s Land – dir. Kim HyunJong

Original Film Title: No man’s Land

Director’s Name: Kim HyunJong

Writer’s Name : Kim HyunJong

Producer: Kim HyunJong

Country of Origin: Korea, Republic of

Country of Filming: Korea, Republic of

Language: Ebglish

Runtime: 1 minute 31 seconds

Film Description:

In 1916, a large battle took place in Verdun, one of the western French fronts.
There is a sound of fire everywhere and a shower of bullets. To occupy only a few inches of land, countless soldiers rush to the front line knowing death.
After the desperate battle, a soldier who is left alone is lost in deep thought, recalling the horrors of the last battle.
“No Man’s Land” is based on the Battle of Verdun, one of the largest battles on the Western Front of World War I in 1916.
The Battle of Verdun lasted a total of 303 days, with approximately 714,231 casualties and 377,231 French and 337,000 German. It is recorded as one of the longest and most terrible war of attrition in human history.

Tella – dir. Zachary Conlu

Original Film Title: Tella

Director’s Name:Zachary Conlu

Writer’s Name : Zachary Conlu

Producer: Zachary Conlu

Country of Origin: Philippines

Country of Filming: Philippines

Language: Italian

Runtime: 12 minutes

Film Description:

A lost girl meets a fallen star that needs help getting back to the night sky.

Every Sunrise – dir. SIMONE MASSI

Original Film Title: Ad Ogni Alba

Director’s Name: SIMONE MASSI

Writer’s Name : FIUMANÒ DOMENICO VIOLI

Producer: DOGIMI EDIZIONI SRL

Country of Origin: Italy

Country of Filming: Italy

Language: Italian

Runtime: 2 minutes 42 seconds

Film Description:

This “small” animated film “Ad ogni alba” is taken from the concept album “9 minuti 9” by Fiumanò Domenico Violi and it’s a short music film against death penalty.

Three Jumps to Happiness – dir Artur Hanaj

Original Film Title: Trzy Skoki do Szczęścia

Director’s Name: Artur Hanaj

Writer’s Name : Artur Hanaj

Producer: Monika Krążyńska

Country of Origin: Poland

Country of Filming: Poland

Language: English, Polish

Runtime: 13 minutes

Film Description:

A black comedy describing one evening of the lives of several animals. A couple of turtles, a bear and a monkey want to find their will to consciously manage their life. The story takes the Aesopian tradition of narration by means of an animal fairy tale on the level of contemporary existential problems and attempts at understanding between the characters.