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International Competition Animated Film (until 2014) 2013
A Girl Named Elastika Guillaume Blanchet

Elastika is not like any other girl, because she is made of elastics. And because her universe is made of cork. Her journey is also one of a kind, as she jumps from one building to another, crosses an ocean, or travels to space by holding on to a firework rocket.

A Girl Named Elastika

Animated Film
Canada
2012
3 minutes
subtitles: 
French

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Guillaume Blanchet
Guillaume Blanchet
Bamprod
Guillaume Blanchet
Guillaume Blanchet, Minh Tran
Guillaume Blanchet
Guillaume Blanchet
François Bélanger, Pierre-Hugues Rondot
Elastika is not like any other girl, because she is made of elastics. And because her universe is made of cork. Her journey is also one of a kind, as she jumps from one building to another, crosses an ocean, or travels to space by holding on to a firework rocket.
Neue Deutsche Animation 2013
An Adventurous Afternoon Ines Christine Geisser, Kirsten Carina Geisser

Actually Giant Fox & William Honda just wanted to enjoy a coffee together, but the afternoon is...

An Adventurous Afternoon

Animated Film
Germany
2013
6 minutes
subtitles: 
English

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Ines Christine Geisser
Ines Christine Geisser, Kirsten Carina Geisser
The Giant Fox & William Honda Group
Ines Christine Geisser, Kirsten Carina Geisser
Ines Christine Geisser
Ines Christine Geisser, Kirsten Carina Geisser, Michel Esselbrügge
Ines Christine Geisser, Kirsten Carina Geisser
Jan Kristian Fuchs, Karl Ingo Willam
Actually Giant Fox & William Honda just wanted to enjoy a coffee together, but the afternoon is getting more adventurous than they thought.

Balloon Birds

Animated Film
Switzerland
2014
1 minute
subtitles: 
_without dialogue / subtitles

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Nicolas Burlet, Marjolaine Perreten
Marjolaine Perreten
Marjolaine Perreten
Marjolaine Perreten
Marjolaine Perreten
Marjolaine Perreten
The (very) short story of two balloon birds, meeting each other for the first time, until another comes …
Neue Deutsche Animation 2014
Bowob Tim Romanowsky

A black, hairy creature finds a strange box in his boring world. He begins to play and suddenly everything changes. A new world full of crazy scenes and creatures emerges.

Bowob

Animated Film
Germany
2013
5 minutes
subtitles: 
_without dialogue / subtitles

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Tim Romanowsky
Tim Romanowsky
Johannes Krause, Claus Störmer
Tim Romanowsky
Tim Romanowsky
Tim Romanowsky
Tim Romanowsky
Johannes Krause, Claus Störmer
A black, hairy creature finds a strange box in his boring world. He begins to play and suddenly everything changes. A new world full of crazy scenes and creatures emerges.

Cruise Patrol

Animated Film
Netherlands
2013
7 minutes
subtitles: 
_without dialogue / subtitles

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Bobby de Groot
Bobby de Groot, Arjan van Meerten
Troy Torino
House of Secrets
Bobby de Groot, Arjan van Meerten
House of Secrets
Bobby de Groot
Jeroen Nadorp
On a long and dusty road a routine cruise patrol takes an unexpected turn and spirals totally out of control.

Déjà-moo

Animated Film
Germany
2013
14 minutes
subtitles: 
English

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Stefan Müller
Stefan Müller
Ralf Merten, Steffen Winkler, Frank Nachtigall, Ignacio Viano
Stefan Müller
Stefan Müller
Stefan Müller
Stefan Müller
Stefan Müller
What do a hysterical mother, two paramedics and a crazy cow have in common? They guarantee chaos in the Alps, which could be so idyllic otherwise. Through an unfortunate series of accidents and misunderstandings a young man from Berlin ends up in hospital. A surreal nightmare begins which staggers from Kafkaesque to psychedelic.

Frosted Chocolate Mouse

Animated Film
Italy
2011
3 minutes
subtitles: 
_without dialogue / subtitles

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Donato Sansone, Milkyeyes
Donato Sansone
Enrico Ascoli
Donato Sansone
Donato Sansone
Donato Sansone
Donato Sansone
Enrico Ascoli
Not only the worldnever stops but also the stream of consciousness. A dreamlike and surreal vision in which the same elements swirl around, running after themselves in an infinite sequence.

Happy Birthday

Animated Film
Estonia
2012
12 minutes
subtitles: 
No

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Andrus Raudsalu, OÜ Nukufilm
Riho Unt
Malle Maltis
Urmas Jõemees
Riho Unt
Marili Toome, Andres Tenusaar
Riho Unt
Horret Kuus
A science fiction vision of the duel between the biblical hero Jesus and a man-made robot. Will the robot manage to break the fixed dogmas and transform religion to his advantage or will the status quo stay firm?

History of Pets

Animated Film
Netherlands
2013
6 minutes
subtitles: 
No

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Ton Crone
Kris Genijn
Made for Chickens by Robots
Kris Genijn
Kris Genijn
Senstudio, Dame Blanche
Sometimes adults visit the places of their childhood and remember their former playmates. In this case these were various pets which disappeared in droves, accompanied by the parents’ ever-changing explanations. But which adult still believes in the Easter Bunny? A mordant requiem.

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.
Kids DOK 2014
Kalle Kran Johan Hagelbäck

Kalle Kran works high above our heads in one of those building cranes. He sees almost everything, is a really nice guy and has a really strong crane. What a wonderful combination. When things are wrong, he puts them right.

Kalle Kran

Animated Film
Sweden
2014
6 minutes
subtitles: 
_without dialogue / subtitles

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Johan Hagelbäck
Johan Hagelbäck
Kalle Kran works high above our heads in one of those building cranes. He sees almost everything, is a really nice guy and has a really strong crane. What a wonderful combination. When things are wrong, he puts them right. There's no limit to what Kalle can fix.

Maria Magenta

Animated Film
France
2011
10 minutes
subtitles: 
English

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Frédéric Pelle, Bianca Films
Orlanda Laforet
James Chance
Orlanda Laforet
Emilie Tcherkaschenko, Alexander Geifman, Tamara Procik
Orlanda Laforet
Matthieu Cochin
As every Tuesday, Francis and his daughter drive trough the woods after music class. Francis perceives Maria Magenta, a disturbing beauty. He stops the car ... Pedro Almodovar would take much pleasure in the continuation of the story.

Mud Crab

Animated Film
Australia
2012
5 minutes
subtitles: 
No

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Tim Brown, Bigfish.tv
Sheldon Lieberman, Igor Coric
Igor Coric
Spike has just caught his first mud crab. Now he and Dadda have to remove it from the crab pot without losing a finger. A well observed lesson in family diplomacy.

Nobody's Fool

Animated Film
Germany
2012
3 minutes
subtitles: 
No

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Volker Schlecht, Drushba Pankow
Alexandra Kardinar, Volker Schlecht
Parov Stelar
Volker Schlecht
Volker Schlecht
Volker Schlecht, Maxim Vassiliev
Alexandra Kardinar, Volker Schlecht
Parov Stelar
Emotions become chains, love becomes lust to kill. Addiction and possession, relationship and separation. Cheetahs and speedy cars. An animated music video to the song „Nobody's Fool“ by Parov Stelar.