Digital Panorama

This program brings together the best recently released films that lean heavily on a digital aesthetic for their inspiration and impact. These films can be fully narrative, abstract or drawn from the culture of the gaming community.
Featured in AIAF2006
Program Type: Films
Content Rating: Restricted (R 18+)
In Search Of The Puppeteer
Chih-Ming Chang
An artist plays God with the progeny of Thing, Geisha hand puppets, and a rogue robot.

Taiwan
Runtime: 5:10
Year: 2005
Careful
Damian Gascoigne
A little girl finds freedom in a world where everything is suspended by airborne string.

United Kingdom
Runtime: 6:07
Year: 2005
Dynamo
Benjamin Mousquet, Fabrice Le Nezet, Mathieu Goutte
Two men manage an incredible flying machine until a small glitch throws a big spanner in the works.

France
Runtime: 6:00
Year: 2005
En Garde
Charles De Meyer, Olivier Colchen, Thomas Van Maele
Everyone's favourite adrenaline sport -extreme fencing - takes on a whooooole new dimension.

France
Runtime: 4:00
Year: 2005
The End
Martin Ruyant, Maxime Leduc, Michel Samreth
A scarecrow imprisoned for fraternising with the enemy hatches a cunning escape plan.

France
Runtime: 5:30
Year: 2005
Sur Le Fil
Amelie Moussu, Jean-Baptiste Ferder, Lucie Hiawka
Whispers of the past punctuate silence in the long, hollow days. A man grieves alone.

France
Runtime: 6:30
Year: 2005
Zero Degree
Omid Khoshnazar
Artist and camera conspire in a menacing revenge plot against a murderer.

Iran
Runtime: 8:00
Year: 2005
Ar(r)etes
Julien Cail, Quentin Ricci, Sylvain Blond
The ocean becomes a dumping ground where a new type of nasty sea-life is evolving.

France
Runtime: 5:00
Year: 2005
Re: Those Sounds You Sent Me!
Richard Jousiffe
A non-figurative piece which operates as a visual realisation of sounds emailed to the fillmmaker.

United Kingdom
Runtime: 3:00
Year: 2005
Yu
Julien Fabbris, Yuki Sakitani
A thrilling point-of-view hyper-powered flight through a sinister, futuristic landscape.

France
Runtime: 5:15
Year: 2005
Theros
Georgios Cherouvim
A frightening picture of industrial malaise in which buildings sprout like headstones from the desert.

United Kingdom
Runtime: 2:40
Year: 2005
Panthera
Alex Kim
A skeletal predator prowls the back alleys of a steel grey city looking for prey - any prey!

Australia
Runtime: 1:15
Year: 2005
Jona / Tomberry
Rosto
A stunning, complex CG adaptation of Rosto's own graphic novel.

Netherlands
Runtime: 12:30
Year: 2004