Through the Hells of Animation 1

Screenings & Tickets

In the Cinemas

Films

The 3 Rs

Filmstill The 3 Rs
The 3 Rs
David Lynch
Austria,
USA
Soul-Things
A nervously vibrating camera, a rubber duck being beheaded by algebra. Short and with a vengeance, David Lynch lights a beacon against the school-inculcated view of the world.

Ding

Filmstill Thing
Ding
Malte Stein
Germany
Soul-Things
The small creature seems in need of love, until it comes snarling round the corner, chasing you on its short legs through the empty suburb. Unease starts to spread.

A Quiet Week in the House

Filmstill A Quiet Week in the House
Tichý týden v domě
Jan Švankmajer
Czechoslovakia
Soul-Things
Symbols from the depths of our soul follow their own logic. With the help of a dream machine, a man is confronted with the personal myths that he has long carried around subconsciously.

The Wound

Filmstill The Wound
Obida
Anna Budanova
Russia
Soul-Things
A girl affected by ostracism creates a little demon. Mental pain becomes a dominant identity figure that seems impossible to get rid of.

The Magical Dimension

Filmstill The Magical Dimension
The Magical Dimension
Gudrun Krebitz
Germany,
Austria
Soul-Things
She opens her arms wide: Crossing from an unbearable reality to the world of magic sometimes takes only the snap of a finger, sometimes several press-ups.

Pauline Oliveros: Bye Bye Butterfly

Filmstill Pauline Oliveros: Bye Bye Butterfly
Pauline Oliveros: Bye Bye Butterfly
USA
Soul-Things
A collage whose sounds seem indefinable and yet organic. Pauline Oliveros’s piece needs no images; they intuitively appear by themselves before our inner eye.

Björk: Tabula Rasa

Filmstill Björk: Tabula Rasa
Björk: Tabula Rasa
Tobias Gremmler
UK
Soul-Things
Björk’s figure seamlessly transforms into fantastic organic shapes, while her singing wipes the slate clean: tabula rasa, a free space for children to blossom and make their own mistakes.