Animation Showcase

Last Saturday, we held an animation-themed event and screened twelve short films from both UK and international filmmakers. What a great turnout! You can see photos on our Facebook page. Check out the details of the films we showed below!

CINEMATHEQUE - LIAM HALL
A cinema owner is desperate to impress the local Film Critic and begins 'picking' people's brains for inspiration. Trailer
cosmicmonocle.com / info@cosmicmonocle.com

MARCUS CRASH - ROBERTO BENEDETTI
Marcus is a talented race driver willing to give everything to achieve success in the race track. However, his talent is overshadowed by his pride when he decides to ignore the advice of his crew chief, ending up in a tragic accident. Years later, Marcus found himself challenged to decide whether to face his deepest fears or lose what he loves most. Trailer (no subtitles)
facebook.com/KmSurDistribucion

SOFAHOLIC - NICOLAS PETELSKI
A man, a sofa, and the world's greatest discovery.
nicolaspetelski.portfoliobox.net / nicolaspetelski@gmail.com

THE LEFTOVERS - JOSH ALDIS
A motley crew of vegetables make a daring attempt to reach the safety of the fridge before decomposing altogether. Who will survive - and what will be left of them? 
twitter.com/joshaldis

OMAR - SAFAA ALOBAIDY
In a refugee camp, a child expresses his dreams through drawings. He would like to live like the other kids of the world, play with toys, have a normal childhood. But his destiny has decided otherwise.

CUSTOMER ONLY - MARTIN VILLERT
An alien landing for a short stop on earth. 
villert.martin@gmail.com

ONCE UPON A LINE - ALICJA JASINA
A man lives a boring life until he meets somebody and all his world turns upside down. Trailer
onceuponalineonline.com / alicja.jasina@gmail.com

FOX TALE - DOOSUN SHIN
Mr. Fox makes fun of a poor hare’s diminutive tail. However, he ultimately finds out that what goes around, comes around. 
doosunshin@gmail.com

INHUMATION - DAN HODGSON
When a young woman’s father denies her the right to marry the man she loves in favour of a much richer man, she sinks into a deep catatonic state, resulting in her premature burial. The bride and her true love’s hearts still beat as one; but will this be enough to reclaim her from the grave? Trailer
cosmicmonocle.com / info@cosmicmonocle.com

BINGO - PATRICK SCHOENMAKER
The seclusive retirement home Afterglow is a depressing end station. Fortunately, feisty elderly Gerda has one spark of joy: the weekly Bingo night. When she is one blank short of winning the game and the tiny ball suddenly disappears, she starts an absurd search in which she is willing to go to extreme lengths in order to get the outcome of that night's bingo game.
info@patrickschoenmaker.com

FINITO - MAURICIO BARTOK / GABRIEL D’ORAZIO
Time passes for all, and at every choice a renounce is made. A cute robot finds himself yearning for something more than the everyday grind of his life. 
mauriciobartok.com / mauriciobartok@yahoo.com

ONE THOUSAND AND ONE TEARDROPS - FATEME AHMADI
On her first day of school, little Louly is faced with a question: what should she wear? The ugly school uniform or whatever she wants? Luckily, she is visited by a magic teardrop-keeper who helps her make a choice by telling the story of how the women of her nation, Iran, have strived to answer this question for 200 years. Trailer (no subtitles)
ahmadi_fateme@yahoo.com / facebook.com/onethousandandoneteardrops