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All That Glisters

Animated Film
UK
2012
8 minutes
subtitles: 
No

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Claire Lamond
Claire Lamond
Karine Polwart
Claire Lamond
Anne Donovan (original story), Claire Lamond (adaptation)
Mattie Foulds
As Clare moves from childhood, she strives to create a personal way of dealing with her Dad‘s illness from asbestosis. „All That Glisters“ is a stop-motion adaptation of a short story by Scottish author Anne Donovan.

Anomalies

Animated Film
Japan,
UK
2013
3 minutes
subtitles: 
_without dialogue / subtitles

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Abigail Addison
Atsushi Wada
Miki Sakurai
Atsushi Wada
Atsushi Wada
Atsushi Wada
Masumi Takino
We try to enrich ourselves through prayer, faith and devotion to someone or something “other”. Similarly, we believe in the existence of “anomalies”, such as unknowable and uncontrollable monsters. But can such beliefs advance us?



Honorary Mention in the International Competition Animated Film 2014

Baths

Animated Film
Poland,
UK
2013
4 minutes
subtitles: 
_without dialogue / subtitles

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Wlodzimierz Matuszewski
Tomasz Ducki
Jean-Marc Petsas
Tomasz Ducki
Tomasz Ducki
Tomasz Ducki
Tomasz Ducki
Two elderly ladies meet in a public swimming pool. Swimming together, they plunge into memories of the old days and past competitions. But there can be only one winner.

In the Air Is Christopher Gray

Animated Film
UK
2013
10 minutes
subtitles: 
No

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Christopher O'Reilly
Felix Massie
Joe Paine
Felix Massie
Felix Massie
Felix Massie
Marty O'Brien
Christopher Gray has been in love with Stacey for quite some time, and no amount of lemonade can cool his desire. Meanwhile, Barry Flint has just bought his son a five-foot python from the pet store. Seemingly harmless methods of winning hearts fail and a hot summer’s day, without a cloud in the sky, ends with a devastating storm.

The Bigger Picture

Animated Film
UK
2014
7 minutes
subtitles: 
English

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Chris Hees
Daisy Jacobs
Huw Bunford
Max Williams
Vera Simmonds
Christopher Wilder, Daisy Jacobs
Daisy Jacobs, Jennifer Majka
Jonas Jensen
Painted life-sized on the wall, this is the story of two brothers who take care of their ailing mother. This task has consequences for their own lives and their relationship.



Silver Dove in the International Competition Animated Film 2014

They Both Explode

Animated Film
UK
2012
3 minutes
subtitles: 
English

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Matthew Stephenson
Matthew Stephenson
Matthew Stephenson
Matthew Stephenson
Matthew Stephenson
Matthew Stephenson
Matthew Stephenson
Matthew Stephenson
A short hallucinatory tale of consumption, sorrow, redemption and vomit. A peckish heron meets a frog with inviting eyes. They both explode and find each other.

Through the Hawthorn

Animated Film
UK
2014
9 minutes
subtitles: 
No

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Anna Benner, Dictynna Hood
Anna Benner, Pia Borg, Gemma Burditt
Jo Ann Kaplan
Dictynna Hood
Jessica Marlowe, Ben Baird
Sam has stopped taking his medication – he still doesn't think he is ill. His mother is worried. The doctor thinks Sam should try a different medication. Three characters, three perspectives, three directors: A triptych exploring three very different senses of reality.

Velocity

Animated Film
UK
2012
6 minutes
subtitles: 
English

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Royal College of Art, Animation Department, Karolina Glusiec
Karolina Glusiec
Krzysztof Matysiak, Tadeusz Kulas
Karolina Glusiec
Karolina Glusiec
Karolina Glusiec
Zuzanna Ziółkowska
"I always thought I had a perfect memory. I wanted to show these drawings to you." A melancholic film about subjective memories and loss.