Melancolia- dir. Alina Popescu

Original Film Title: Melancolia

Directors Name: Alina Popescu

Country of Origin: Romania

Country of Filming: Romania

Language: English

Runtime: 4 minutes 3 seconds

Film Description: 

Change is something that comes whether you search for it or not. When a nymph loses her ability to fly, the change that was forced upon her requires a complete transformation: she must let go of her yearning for the past and become something new, a being unconstrained by the limitations of her past.

Lost Time – dir. Melinda Szabó-Nyulász

Original Film Title: Lost Time

Directors Name: Melinda Szabó-Nyulász

Producer: Gyöngyi Petre

Country of Origin: Hungary

Language: Hungarian

Runtime: 5 minutes 20 seconds

Film Description: 

An extraordinary journey of a young man, who during a visit to his mother is led to deep realization by the sheer sight of antiques and the memories attached to them. A story about how our sense of time changes due to pure love and about the influence the past has on our present.

Carry Us, Luminous Traveler – dir. Stephen Cowdrey

Original Film Title: Carry Us, Luminous Traveler

Directors Name: Stephen Cowdrey

Writers Name: Stephen Cowdrey

Producer: Salacious Wizard Cult

Country of Origin: United States

Country of Filming: United States

Runtime: 33 minutes 33 seconds

Film Description: 

An homage to 70s fantasy & rotoscoping. This is a visual album of an audiobook written, recorded, and drawn by Stephen Cowdrey. The audiobook tells the story of a traveler whose quest is to destroy a demon and save the world.

Last shot – dir. Jihyun Yu

Original Film Title: Last shot

Directors Name: Jihyun Yu

Writers Name: Jihyun Yu

Producer: Jihyun Yu

Country of Origin: Korea, Republic of

Country of Filming: Korea, Republic of

Language: Korea

Runtime: 4 minutes 2 seconds

Film Description: 

A photographer tired of having repetitive daily life and a ghost waiting for his son.
The photographer discovers a ghost through a camera. The ghost now thinks that if his son comes, he would be able to take the pictures, but the terrified photographer faints. Someone walks in and opens the door when a ghost is confused from an unexpected situation.



Directors Name: Ivan Pavlov

Writers Name: Ivan Pavlov, Tatyana Leonova

Producer: Ivan Pavlov

Country of Origin: Russian Federation

Country of Filming: Russian Federation

Language: English

Runtime: 2 minutes 58 seconds

Film Description: 

The film about people who defeated fascism and saved our lives

Armor Man – dir. Alex Glawion

Original Film Title: Armor Man

Directors Name: Alex Glawion

Writers Name: Alex Glawion

Producer: Alex Glawion

Country of Origin: Germany

Runtime: 2 minutes 54 seconds

Film Description: 

After witnessing the destruction of his home planet, Armor Man finds support among the stars.

Lion Dance – dir. Yu Zhong

Original Film Title: Lion Dance

Directors Name: Yu Zhong

Writers Name: Yu Zhong

Producer: Jinming Lu

Country of Origin: China

Runtime: 6 minutes 20 seconds

Film Description: 

Forgotten and washed out, the dancing star lion is giving all it has to return to the public eye. The stranded lion unintentionally attends a lion dance performance at the Chinese New Year Temple Fair in Chinatown and achieves huge success, which reminds the lion of its glory days. It joins the lion dance team in excitement and learns from the Panda Master — dreaming of a career rejuvenation, but only to realize that lion dancing is unheeded and disliked except during traditional holidays. Lion dancing is an abandoned culture. Chinatown will be pulled down to make room for a international city lay-out,forcing the lion dance team to disband. The lion returns to the lion mountain in loneliness, then comes to realize its passion for lion dance. In order to save this culture, it comes up a crazy idea of combing the lion dance and modern choreography, and returns to the city.

In My Particular Case – dir. Chico Jofisan

Original Film Title: In My Particular Case

Directors Name: Chico Jofisan

Writers Name: Chico Jofisan, Duda Fonseca

Country of Origin: Uruguay

Country of Filming: Uruguay

Language: English

Runtime: 4 minutes 12 seconds

Film Description: 

In a world in which focus no longer stands out dispersion occupies the foreground. This is the theme of this film that shows different resources of animation in adapting to the rhythm of our minds. After all, what other art, if not animation, can shape so many imaginary worlds?

BENCH – dir. Rich Webber

Original Film Title: Life at Oranjehotel

Directors Name: Rich Webber

Writers Name: Rich Webber

Country of Origin: United Kingdom

Country of Filming: United Kingdom

Language: English

Runtime: 1 minutes 35 seconds

Film Description: 

A short film about sharing….