International Program #3

The engine room; the whole kit-and-caboodle! Three programs featuring the very best and the very latest short, animated films from all around the world. Every style, every genre, every technique. Your comprehensive, up-to-date overview of the international indie animation scene.
Featured in AIAF2012
Program Type: Films
Content Rating: Mature (15+)
This Idea Is Not Working This Idea Is Not Working
Henrique Barone
Just about any film could be a work of creative genius - it just takes a really good idea to get it started.
Country: Canada
Runtime: 4:29
Year: 2011
Yonalure: Moment To Moment Yonalure: Moment To Moment
Ayaka Nakata, Yuki Sakitani
A supreme flight of wondrous animated fancy - a graceful cavort through an ever changing magic villagescape.
Country: Japan
Runtime: 7:52
Year: 2011
Beat Beat
Or Bar El
A desparate attempt to draw a straight line in a pulsing ballet of cubes and squares.
Country: Israel
Runtime: 7:25
Year: 2011
Bon Voyage Bon Voyage
Fabio Friedli
The dangerous journey from peril to imprisoned safety is just a numbers game.
Country: Switzerland
Runtime: 6:13
Year: 2011
Djuma Djuma
Michele Bernardi
A wild ride from the forest to the broken city on the back of a wolf.
Country: Italy
Runtime: 3:47
Year: 2012
Pummel Nankeen Pummel Nankeen
Ismael Sanz-Pena
A skewed exposee of social mores and train sets in crisp black and white.
Country: United States
Runtime: 2:50
Year: 2011
Tweng Tweng
Sandra Dollo, Uli Berthold
A relentlessly crazed pastiche of wild imagery from Zombie Flesh Eater.
Country: Germany
Runtime: 2:15
Year: 2011
The Room With No Corners The Room With No Corners
Jenna Caravello
A peep-hole glimpse into the most bizarre of worlds.
Country: United States
Runtime: 5:16
Year: 2011
Viewpoint Viewpoint
Sae-By Kwangbo
A hairy, firey piece of gracefully savage eye-popping wonder.
Country: South Africa
Runtime: 6:55
Year: 2011
Body Memory Body Memory
Ulo Pikkov
Many memories dangle by the finest of threads being pulled by forces out of sight and out of control.
Country: Estonia
Runtime: 9:23
Year: 2011
The Boy With Quite A Long Pair Of Arms The Boy With Quite A Long Pair Of Arms
Erik Butter
Very long arms have a thousand different uses around the home and school yard.
Country: Netherlands
Runtime: 2:16
Year: 2011
Hisab Hisab
Ezra Wube
A goat and a dog took a taxi - an evocative journey through an Ethiopian cityscape.
Country: Ethiopia
Runtime: 7:55
Year: 2011
Coming Of Oracle Coming Of Oracle
Rao Heidmets
Tethered as we are to our imaginations, it is our job to embrace them or break free.
Country: Estonia
Runtime: 13:05
Year: 2010