COMPETITION

12ST

THE BODY IN TEH SPIDER WEB AND THE RESTLESS SOUL - 2021

Competitive program for short student animated films:

  • Sura / Sura (*Vieta, kurioje yra didelė sumaištis, arba egzistuojantis buvimas ten). Rež. Jeong Hae-Ji. Pietų Korėja.
  • Carried away / Vežė toli. Rež. Daniel Makmal. Izraelis.
  • Coeur de neige / Sniego širdis. Rež. Criqui, Clément Serralta, Baptiste Malbranque, Justine Hémery, Chloé Stemmelin, Cannelle Courtois Maginot. Prancūzija.
  • Digestion / Virškinimas. Rež. Annabelle Tamic, Sarah Erzen, Chloé Musa, Édouard Delfosse, Louis Lukasik. Prancūzija.
  • Epirenov / Epirenovas. Rež. Alejandro Ariel Martin. Argentina.
  • Shard / Šukė. Rež. Nabiulina Valentina. Rusija.
  • Waste Away / Atliekos. Rež. Elly Stern. JAV.
  • Any Instant Whatever / Bet kuriuo akimirksniu. Rež. Michelle Brand. Didžioji Britanija.
  • The Little Soul / Dūšelė. Rež. Barbara Rupik. Lenkija.
  • Silvering / Sidabravimas. Rež. Eilidh Nicoll. Didžioji Britanija.
  • As long as our hearts can beat / Kaip plaka jūsų širdis. Rež. Jason Mégrelis, Sylvan Charmasson, Charlotte Dudzicki, Kévin Lagrue, Marion Légier, Hradini Parikh, Léa Zafrilla. Prancūzija.
  • Tunel / Tunelis. Rež. Julia Benedyktowicz. Lenkija.
  • Naked / Nuogas. Rež. Kirill Khachaturov. Rusija.

Sura / Sura

2020

5 min. 37 s.

  • Director: JEONG Hae-ji
  • Producer: JEONG Hae-ji
  • Scenario: JEONG Hae-ji
  • Animation: JEONG Hae-ji
  • BG/Layout/Character: JEONG Hae-ji
  • Editing: JEONG Hae-ji
  • Sound designer: JEONG Hae-ji
  • Voice: HAN Ga-ram, KIM Shin-lee, YUK Hyeon-joo, Ryu Si-joon, Lee Dan-woo

Korea National University of Arts

Korea

High school student. My best friend is pregnant.

Director's statement: Based on my confused feelings about my friend’s pregnancy as a child, I worked with a poem called “Sura” of Baekseok, which expresses the disintegration of the family community that I learned in high school.

Vežė toli / Carried away

2021

4 min. 12 s.

Director: Daniel Makmal

Bezalel

Israel

On a wild island live four women in harmony. A bra from different times, washed ashore on a stormy night, violates the balance of life on the island and causing chaos and destruction. The new object becomes the focus of a quarrel. "Carried away" is a parable of the immense power inherent in the female collective and its destructive potential.

Sniego širdis / Coeur de neige

2020

6 min. 57 s.

  • Directors: Téo Criqui, Clément Serralta, Baptiste Malbranque, Justine Hémery, Chloé Stemmelin, Cannelle Courtois Maginot
  • Animation: Clément Serralta, Justine Hémery
  • Script: Téo Criqui, Baptiste Malbranque
  • Music: Maxence Evangelista
  • Sound: Cannelle Courtois Maginot

Rubika Animation

France

Anna is an android. When her condition makes her obsolete, she decides to flee the civilization on board an old train, in order to preserve what is most precious to her.

Virškinimas / Digestion

2020

4 min. 14 s.

  • Directors: Annabelle Tamic, Sarah Erzen, Chloé Musa, Édouard Delfosse, Louis Lukasik
  • Animation: Chloé Musa, Édouard Delfosse, Louis Lukasik
  • Script: Annabelle Tamic, Sarah Erzen, Chloé Musa, Édouard Delfosse, Louis Lukasik
  • Music: Pierre-Antoine Naline
  • Sound: Pierre-Antoine Naline

Pôle 3D

France

Digestion, a playdough adventure. Digestion, an invitation to look in depth into ourselves. Literally.

Epirenovas / Epirenov

2019

15 min.

  • Director: Alejandro Ariel Martin
  • Music: Flavio de Arrea
  • Sound: Agustin Pagliuca
  • Camera: Alejandro Ariel Martin
  • Design (Artists): Carolina Cairo, Alejandro Ariel Martin
  • Editing: Paula Bertolino, Alejandro Ariel Martin
  • Producers: Florencia Pilotti, Roxana Bordione, Alejandro Ariel Martin

National University of Rosario, Autonomous University of Barcelona

Argentina

Epirenov is the last inhabitant on Earth. He monotonously walks around the empty desert in search of pieces necessary to build a partner. In one of his usual tours he discovers an artifact that will change his world.

Šukė / Shard

2020

1 min. 53 s.

  • Director: Valentina Nabiulina
  • Animation: Valentina Nabiulina
  • Script: Valentina Nabiulina
  • Music: Takemitsu Toru

Ural State University of Architecture and Art

Russia

Little man is afraid of monsters.

Atliekos / Waste Away

2020

4 min. 49 s.

  • Director, Script, Camera, Design, Editing, Producer : Elly Stern
  • Music: Daniel Hass
  • Sound: Design: Elly Stern, Mixing: Kyle Jones

Massachusetts College of Art & Design

Canada

In a trash-filled city, a homeless woman's encounter with a fish takes an unexpected turn.

Best Animated Short – Independent Shorts Awards; Best Student Film – Venice Shorts Festival; Outstanding Achievement Award (Animated Short) – Indie Short Fest; Semi Finalist – LA Femme International Film Festiva

Bet kuriuo akimirksniu / Any Instant Whatever

2019

5 min.

  • Director: Michelle Brand
  • Sound: Michelle Brand & Ed Rousseau
  • Producer: Michelle Brand

Royal College of Arts in London and the University for Creative Arts in Farnham.

UK

A man in a room, in a film – it is the becoming of something and simultaneously becoming in itself. Nothing is as solid as we believe.

Dūšelė / The Little Soul

2019

9 min.

  • Director: BARBARA RUPIK
  • Script: BARBARA RUPIK
  • Editor: BARBARA RUPIK
  • Sound: BARBARA RUPIK
  • Music: MAURYCY RACZYŃSKI

POLISH NATIONAL FILM SCHOOL IN ŁÓDŹ

Poland

A dead body became stuck by a river bank. Its decaying insides still hide a human soul - a miniature of the deceased. Rotting organs part and a tiny creature gets out. Standing on the river bank, it says goodbye to the corpse and sets off on a journey through the post-mortem land.

Sidabravimas / Silvering

2021

5 min. 57 s.

  • Director: Eilidh Nicoll
  • Music: Carla Sayer, Tim Du Feu
  • Sound: Hervé Girardin

Edinburgh College of Art

Scotland, UK

Upon discovering a grey hair, a woman becomes entangled in insecurity and fear of the future. The sanctuary of the bathroom takes a turn for the sinister as she spirals into a panic – and the hair becomes her tormentor.

Kaip plaka jūsų širdis / As long as our hearts can beat

2019

5 min. 05 s.

  • Directors: Jason Mégrelis, Sylvan Charmasson, Charlotte Dudzicki, Kévin Lagrue, Marion Légier, Hradini Parikh, Léa Zafrilla
  • Animation: Marion Légier, Hradini Parikh
  • Script: Jason Mégrelis
  • Music: Benjamin H Ford
  • Sound: Léa Zafrilla
  • Editing: Marion Légier
  • Producer: Rubika Animation

Rubika Animation

France

Two women on the run, a canyon as the only way out, and finally, death. An oportunity for them to live their last moment, intensely.

Tunelis / Tunel

2019

5 min.

  • Director: JULIA BENEDYKTOWICZ
  • Script: JULIA BENEDYKTOWICZ
  • Editing: JULIA BENEDYKTOWICZ
  • Sound: SZYMON KUCHARSKI
  • Music: PARIS MUSIC „ABOVE THE SKY” JON GODDARD ROGER

POLISH NATIONAL FILM SCHOOL IN ŁÓDŹ

Poland

The main character lives in isolation. He seems like an ordinary man, but he has an odd habit before sleep – he gets rid of his thoughts. He starts a journey inside himself going deeper into the tunnel. Suddenly, he hears a voice – it turns out there has been someone close to him - closer than he'd thought – just behind the wall.

Nuogas / Naked

2019

14 min. 40 s.

  • Director, Sound, Camera, Design, Editing: Kirill Khachaturov
  • Animation: Kirill Khachaturov, Konstantin Novikov
  • Script: Kiril &Khachaturov, Nina Volova
  • Producer: Arina Khachaturova

Moscow School of New Cinema

Russia

Somewhere in Eastern Europe due to an accident in a laboratory, the hero gains superpowers that he does not want. The hero does not want to be a superhero, to save the world from villains, he wants to live as before without changing anything.

Annecy IAFF, France — Cristal for a Graduation film; Fantoche IAFF, Switzerland — Official Selection; OFF - Odense IFF, Denmark — Official Selection; New Holland IDFF, Russia — Official Selection; Animafest Zagreb, Croatia — Official Selection; Ottawa IAFF, Canada — Official Selection