Sat 27th Feb, Central Library 1.00pm FREE SCREENING Tickets now available here.
Animation 4: “KID’S CORNER” (PG)
Settle in to hear some stories about lost little light bulbs, critters in machines, music well-played and not, a Grim Reaper that couldn’t, and a little mountain that could.
Dir: Rhiannon Evans, Wri: Rhiannon Evans & Joe Murtagh, Prod: Alexandra Breede
UK (2015), 7 min. 33 sec., Cert PG
Travel around the brain with a little, lost thought and follow the journey of what makes a great idea.
Dir/Wri: Damien O’Connor, Prod: Edel Byrne
Ireland (2014), 5 min. 30 sec., Cert PG
A touching story about the life of a Russian orphan.
Animal Landscape REGIONAL/BRITISH Premiere
Dir/Wri/Prod: Shelley Dodson
USA (2015), 3 min. 46 sec., Cert PG
African animals change the environment as relationships between predator and prey unfold.
The Storyteller NORTH WEST Premiere
Dir/Wri/Prod: Eleonora Quario
UK (2015) , 7 min. 22 sec., Cert PG
In a town where books have been banned for years and stories have been forgotten, someone new arrives. She’s a girl with magical hair, who will have to deal with a society that doesn’t accept her.
Musicide (Musicidio) REGIONAL Premiere
Dir/Wri/Prod: Ferriol Tugues
Spain (2015), 6 min. 10 sec., Cert PG
Music playing in the town square is met with the annoyance and disdain of the folks who have to listen to it. All day.
Mend And Make Do MANCHESTER Premiere
Dir: Bexie Bush, Wri: Stefan Kaday, Prod: Timo Suomi
UK (2014), 10 min. 49 sec., Cert PG
Come and take a seat in Lyn’s cosy front room, hear her story of wartime love and watch as her belongings come alive with the hope, fear and humour of one spirited lady.
Opossum UK Premiere
Dir/Wri: Paul Cichon, Prod: Alexandra Stautmeister
Germany (2015), 4 min., Cert PG
An opossum in a coffee machine offers one very cute possibility of why most technical devices break down after some time.
Dir/Wri: Jacob Frey, Prod: Anna Matacz
Germany (2014), 4 min. 20 sec., Cert PG
Jake spends most of his time playing video games indoors until his mom decides to give him a present.
Seventh Heaven MANCHESTER Premiere
Dir/Wri/Prod: Or Tilinger
Israel (2014), 10 min. 30 sec., Cert PG
An unexpected earthquake leads a young shepherd with sheep into a fantastic and comic quest to return home again.
The Forest Paper
Dir/Wri/Prod: Sipparpad Krongraksa
Thailand (2015), 4 min. 12 sec., Cert PG
The understanding of the importance of man and nature getting along unfolds in this original animation.
La Trompeta BRITISH Premiere
Dir/Wri: Andrés Nieves, Prod: Ana Sánchez-Gijón & Diana Robles
Spain (2014), 9 min. 12 sec., Cert PG
In The Roaring Twenties, Jeffrey is a famous Jazz trumpeter on the New Orleans’ club scene. Everything is fine until one night when the worst thing that can happen to a musician occurs…
Dji. Death Sails REGIONAL Premiere
Dir/Prod: Dmitri Voloshin, Wri: Vadim Novak, Dmitri Voloshin & Serdar Djumaev
Moldova (2014), 5 min. 18 sec., Cert PG
Dji is a terribly unlucky Grim Reaper who doesn’t seem good at his job. This time he has to take the soul of a pirate stuck in the middle of the ocean, but that is easier said than done!
Some Thing NORTH WEST Premiere
Dir/Wri: Elena Walf, Prod: Heiko Schulze, Paul Maresch
Germany (2015), 7 min., Cert PG
Oil, gold and fire are the treasures inside the proud giant mountains. But the little mountain can’t compete. He’s just in possession of this tiny, strange and useless SOME THING.