International Program #3 (2017)
The International Programs are the backbone of the whole AIAF mission. Your up-to-date snapshot of the world's independent animation scene. The freshest new shorts taken from the 4,000+ films competing for your love. There's every style, every technique, every genre. Drawn from a global call for entries, they are a set of headlights illuminating the current state of the international indie and auteur animation scene worldwide. Be the first to experience these beautiful films on the big screen!
|All the World's A Stage
All the world's a stage, and all the men and women upon it merely players. Who was it that said that?
A slippery raucously delicious deep-dive into the middle of a wild party.
A mysterious bowl of soup - just another brick in the wall or portal to a different dimension.
|How Long, Not Long
Uri Kranot, Michelle Kranot
Promises made remain yet to be honoured. How long do we need to wait? The problems change, the solutions don't.
On a distant planet, a solitary explorer faces his toughest day.
In the search for simple solitude, nothing beats immersion.
No one on this planet was able to give him an answer. And if it was one thing the king lacked it was god-damned patience!
A bizarre rail journey destined for the other side suddenly jumps the tracks.
A day in the life of a mutant aerobics class.
Ana Perez Lopez
We have no bananas, we have no bananas today. The true story behind a banana famine and the song it inspired.
|The Grey Hound
A battle of wits - sometimes affectionate, sometimes veering towards the violent - between dog and owner.
United KingdomRuntime: 4:42
A haunted room, a mysterious raven and a lemon tree backdrop a strange and disjointed life story.
United KingdomRuntime: 4:40
A dark city, a lonely walker and a rogue shadow that bends all the rules.
Banished from paradise and in a world where the birds are disappearing, a desperate penguin resorts to the solace of cider.