Length: 78′

A programme of the best animated shorts from around the world, programmed to give you a thorough insight into the latest developments and trends in auteur animation, including many award-winners from some of the leading international festivals.

Zamrznjena žaba / 呱 / Frozen Frog

Directed by: Yiyang Sun
Short synopsis:

Because of the lack of common language, a frog chooses to be silent.

Drijf

Directed by: Levi Stoops
Short synopsis:

A naked couple are lost at sea on a small tree trunk. Failing to understand each other’s desires and boundaries, they must fight for their survival and the survival of their relationship through a bloody battle, before reaching the shore.

Telsche

Directed by: Sophie Colfe, Ala Nunu
Short synopsis:

On the vast salt flats under dark clouds, a hole in the ground swallows the memory of a woman that Telsche longs to see again.

Drobni mož / Un petit homme / A Tiny Man

Directed by: Aude David, Mikaël Gaudin
Short synopsis:

Dissatisfied with his wife's body, a man sneakily administers to her a mysterious serum supposed to make her lose weight quickly. But following a prank by his wife, it is he who swallows the beverage and starts to shrink visibly.

Love Me True

Directed by: Inés Sedan
Short synopsis:

Laurence is desperately looking for love. On the advice of a friend, she logs on to online dating sites to find her soul mate. She becomes addicted to her phone and addicted to a toxic man.

Ashkasha

Directed by: Lara Maltz
Short synopsis:

Curiosity leads Ashkasha to literally lose her head and embark on a journey into the depths.

Pomlad / Forår / Spring

Directed by: Pernille Kjær
Short synopsis:

A cinematic poem about unrequited love set on the rugged wind-swept west coast of Jutland.

The Master of Swamps

Directed by: Sasha Svirsky
Short synopsis:

The weird heritage of the distant past is haunting us as a crappy horror under its familiar mythologized disguise. And encourages modern cosplayers to bring this horror into our present.

Nun or Never!

Directed by: Heta Jäälinoja
Short synopsis:

A nun digs a man up from the ground and loses her grip on everyday life. Can secrets and harmony coexist?

Best of the World III

Length: 78′

A programme of the best animated shorts from around the world, programmed to give you a thorough insight into the latest developments and trends in auteur animation, including many award-winners from some of the leading international festivals.

Zamrznjena žaba / 呱 / Frozen Frog

Directed by: Yiyang Sun
Short synopsis:

Because of the lack of common language, a frog chooses to be silent.

Drijf

Directed by: Levi Stoops
Short synopsis:

A naked couple are lost at sea on a small tree trunk. Failing to understand each other’s desires and boundaries, they must fight for their survival and the survival of their relationship through a bloody battle, before reaching the shore.

Telsche

Directed by: Sophie Colfe, Ala Nunu
Short synopsis:

On the vast salt flats under dark clouds, a hole in the ground swallows the memory of a woman that Telsche longs to see again.

Drobni mož / Un petit homme / A Tiny Man

Directed by: Aude David, Mikaël Gaudin
Short synopsis:

Dissatisfied with his wife's body, a man sneakily administers to her a mysterious serum supposed to make her lose weight quickly. But following a prank by his wife, it is he who swallows the beverage and starts to shrink visibly.

Love Me True

Directed by: Inés Sedan
Short synopsis:

Laurence is desperately looking for love. On the advice of a friend, she logs on to online dating sites to find her soul mate. She becomes addicted to her phone and addicted to a toxic man.

Ashkasha

Directed by: Lara Maltz
Short synopsis:

Curiosity leads Ashkasha to literally lose her head and embark on a journey into the depths.

Pomlad / Forår / Spring

Directed by: Pernille Kjær
Short synopsis:

A cinematic poem about unrequited love set on the rugged wind-swept west coast of Jutland.

The Master of Swamps

Directed by: Sasha Svirsky
Short synopsis:

The weird heritage of the distant past is haunting us as a crappy horror under its familiar mythologized disguise. And encourages modern cosplayers to bring this horror into our present.

Nun or Never!

Directed by: Heta Jäälinoja
Short synopsis:

A nun digs a man up from the ground and loses her grip on everyday life. Can secrets and harmony coexist?