COMPETITION

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Animated Musical Images and Animation Music video clips

Short films.

Švelnios pelėdos / Owl Me Tender

2016

20 directors from 10 countries

Russia

Animated music video for the song "Tender owls", recorded by french band "Les Pires" back in 1994. This record became really popular in animation community after Krok festival in 2007. Seven years later, 20 animators from 10 different cities around the world united to create animation jam, based on this song. Premier screening took place in Moscow on April 8th 2015, at the first ceremony of Natonal Animation Award Icarus. Link to the version with titles in English: youtu.be/FIfUAKod6LM

Tarp juodų bangų / Among the Black Waves

2016

Director Anna Budanova

Russia

Story based on north ancient legend in which souls of drowned peoples turned on into seal animals. Hunter steals seal- girl skin and she can’t turn back into an animal. She became his wife, but more often glancing at the sea.

Džiazo orgija / JazzOrgie

2016

Director Irina Rubina

Germany

Dots, Lines, Planes and Forms set themselves in motion and get drown into their own choreographic world. Within the ecstasy of touch they engage with Jazz Tones into a play of colours and forms which results in a total explosion.

Audros centras / The Eye of the Storm

2016

Director Masanobu Hiraoka

Japan

Welcome to the eye of the storm.

Tanzonk

2016

Director Sasha Svirsky

Russia

A story about a soldier who fights in a global war between robots and humanity. Once he was injured, then robot-woman helped him to get well. They fall in love but humanity as well as robots don’t want to accept this love.

Lakštingala ir rožė / The Nightingale and the Rose

2016

Director Anastasia Chernova

Russia

Death is a high price for the red rose, but Love means much more, than a mere little bird‘s life. This is a story about love and self-sacrifice, embodied by the dance of the Nightingale and the Rose.

Sati „Paradas“ / Satie’s “Parade”

2016

Director Koji Yamamura

Japan

A Parade for 3 managers & 4 performers. Mixing quotes from French composer Erik Satie’s essays with the music Parade, this is an animated re-creation of realist ballet images going beyond reality.

Taip arti / So Close. MANU LOUIS

2016

Director Mathieu Labaye

Belgium

Video clip

A strange electro-pop parade starring a gorilla, a robot and a female character…


Tai pasiliks su jumis / It'll stay with you

2016

Director Julia Gromskaya

Italy

Every expectant mother dreams of a bright future for the child she is carrying. As in anticipation, a shooting star falls from a star-spangled sky, tracing the dreams of mothers and fathers alike...

Cocoon „Aš negaliu laukti“ / Cocoon „I Can‘t Wait“

2016

Director Simon Medard

Belgium

Video clip.

Freely inspired by Esther Pearl Watson’s works, this music video gives life to the small characters that populate her paintings.

Sidabras / Silver

2016

Director Dorien Schetz

Belgium

Video clip.

Šiame vaizdo klipe du realūs vaikinai stebi reklamas per televizorių. Visos prekės reklamose pažymėtos žodžiu - Sidabras. Vaikinai pavirsta animaciniais personažais...

Romantinė baladė / Romantic Ballade

2016

Director Nijolė Valadkevičiūtė

Lithuania

“ What is the essence of romance?.. „Romantic Ballad“ explores the days of the cat Micius. Are his days romantic? He believes that they are.

Rūpinimasis laukiniais / Care For The Wild

2016

Director Anthony Farquhar-Smith

United Kingdom

The cats of the Internet join together in song to help out their endangered cousins in the wild.

El Toto kavinė „Imbierinis alus“ / El Toto Cafe „Ginger Beer

2016

Directors: Ornella Macchia & Simon Medard

Belgium

Sparkling and sensual choreography of the ingredients of an aphrodisiac beer.