Animation 2

Total: 62 mins 18 secs

This showcase of international animations explores the range of 2D and 3D techniques.  The worlds created take us to a psychedelic drug induced meeting with Karl Marx, while an AI algorithm determines the health of a life insurance client.  We meet a bullied boy who keeps his enemy close, and watch a novice accidentally become world leader and controller of fate.

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Forever

Mitch McGlocklin
United States, 2020
7:22 mins
A life insurance company uses an AI algorithm to determine the risk of a new applicant. The subsequent denial sparks a period of introspection for the individual in question.

Easter Eggs

Nicolas Keppens
Belgium, 2021
14:42 mins
The Chinese restaurant is empty. The exotic bird’s cage stands wide open. Two friends, Jason and Kevin, see this as an opportunity to catch and sell them. Catching the birds ain’t as simple as it seems.

Releasing Spell

Markéta Magidová
Czech Republic, 2020
10:46 mins
UK Premiere
A group of aliens from the future arrives on Earth for a unique birth celebration. On their journey across a mountain range, they find the ruins of human monuments representing a variety of family constellations.

Little Miss Fate

Joder von Rotz
Switzerland, 2020
8:15 mins
Little Miss Fate lives in a world driven by fate. When the opportunity arises, she slips into the role of the world leader. Unintentionally she creates a monster and loses control.

Normal

Julie Caty
France, 2020
11:03 mins
Dany cheats his existential emptiness through the consumption of Magic Powder – a drug with psychedelic effects. He later meets Karl Marx who asks him to destroy capitalism in order to save humankind.

Horacio

Caroline Cherrier
France, 2020
10:10 mins
Guillaume kills Horacio “because he was shouting too loud.” During his 10 years in prison, Guillaume gradually forgets his story which leads to someone shouting again…