no

29.6. - 3.7.2016
Žilina

ESSESF 1

Station Žilina Záriečie: Container
01.07.2016
21:15
Duration 35:26

Extremely short section of extremely short films.

Keep It Together

directed by Quentin Haberham

year: 2015
country: GB
duration: 01:24
A short story about keeping control of your anxieties in a relationship.

Tako Faito

directed by Henrique Barone, Rafael Mayani, Jay Grandin, Jorge Canedo Estrada

year: 2015
country: CA
duration: 00:55
A modern samurai encounters a huge tentacle. They fight.

Against / Keneged

directed by Gal Efodi

year: 2015
country: AF
duration: 01:33
Arm-wrestling championship, two Ibexes and a couple during intercourse- all give their best in the fight for satisfaction.

Young Again

directed by Ioanna Varsou

year: 2014
country: GR
duration: 01:00
A film about the inevitability of the passage of time. An old woman views a picture of her younger self, and tries to achieve the youthful looks she once had.

Hootchu

directed by Jung Hyun Kim

year: 2015
country: KR
duration: 00:38
Allergies are irritating. They keep everything from being done. There are many ways to solve allergies, but none is “the” solution. The stress builds up, and the tension grows. Eyes water, head spins, but then there is “the perfect solution.”

The Story of Gin

directed by Daniel Cantwell

year: 2015
country: IE
duration: 01:20
This animation is about the popular spirit gin and its interesting and varied history. The style harks back to the early days of jazz music and cocktails, in its punchy music and strong, moody palette.

Bicycle

directed by Dana Sink

year: 2015
country: US
duration: 01:16
I lost my Bicycle. I want to ride my bike.

I Am Moved / Je suis troublé

directed by Rosalie Loncin

year: 2015
country: FR
duration: 01:05
I Am Moved is a film about caresses and what it leads to. It is a funny and weird transposition of a love scene between two characters. A happy movie about sex and tenderness.

Left

directed by Tanja Kristan

year: 2015
country: AT
duration: 00:45
Left, left-handed, left side, somebody left, something is missing, and only leftovers remain. A short film drawn with the left hand about the meaning of this word. It’s a love story between the artist and the medium. What if your drawing hand stops working? Would you start again?

Digital vs Traditional

directed by Nata Metlukh

year: 2015
country: CA
duration: 00:58
Digital animation fights with a traditional one, until 3D beats them both.

Nightmares / Alpträume

directed by Maïté Scmitt

year: 2015
country: DE
duration: 01:02
During the night while all children are sleeping, little monsters invade their bedrooms to collect their nightmares. When this has been done, the monsters gather on a little hill where a witch awaits. The nightmares are the main ingredient of the soup she wants to prepare…

Mars 3752

directed by Nicolas Bianco-Levrin

year: 2015
country: FR
duration: 01:32
On a bright night, a young boy lies down in the grass, staring at the Milky Way. Like a shooting star, an astronaut’s helmet falls right through the sky. From that very moment, the boy’s destiny is sealed: he’ll have to travel to space when he’s older.

The Chimney sweep / Le Ramoneur

directed by Nicolas Bianco-Levrin

year: 2015
country: FR
duration: 01:32
A chimney sweep works on Paris roofs. A strange surprise emerges from the chimney, changing his life forever.

Pee Trick

directed by Kamil Chajder

year: 2016
country: CA
duration: 00:10
A new way to pee!

Skinflint

directed by Martine Rademakers

year: 2015
country: NL
duration: 01:40
A 100-seconds retelling of the classic Scrooge story. Official music video for Dutch punkrock band The Miseries.

Pardon / Pardón

directed by Kristína Minčíková

year: 2015
country: SK
duration: 01:02
What makes a human being think that he is the normal one?

Lyrium / Lýrium

directed by Kristína Minčíková

year: 2015
country: SK
duration: 01:29
Poetry or a distraction caused by a change in perception…

Personal Growth

directed by Samuel Jacques

year: 2016
country: CA
duration: 01:05
A path to personal growth.

Slovak Sea / Slowakische Meer

directed by Jana Mináriková

year: 2015
country: SK
duration: 01:00
A very short film about wind and the secret dream of every Slovak.

Thirty Masks

directed by Martine Frossard

year: 2015
country: CA
duration: 01:07
An experimental short about a woman’s elusive search for identity.

Drunk / Ivres

directed by Florentine Grelier

year: 2014
country: FR
duration: 01:00
A. is physically and mentally disturbed by the excessive ingestion of alcoholic beverages.

BluBlök

directed by Joe Marcy, Eustace Ng

year: 2015
country: CA
duration: 01:12
An unassuming blue block walks into a smithy for a makeover.

Ape

directed by Eustace Ng

year: 2015
country: CA
duration: 01:42
Change is the only constant for this Ape.

Saw vs Saw

directed by Jonathan Hance

year: 2015
country: US
duration: 00:40
A hand-saw and eyeballs battle to the death.

Fleischwelt

directed by Ara Jo

year: 2015
country: AF
duration: 00:52
Palpal, a little girl, drinks her tea and thinks. Suddenly Featherman appears and swims. The tea cup is no longer a cup but part of Gugu’s head. After death and pain, Palpal and Gugu face each other.

Oyster / Auster

directed by Dominik Stockhausen

year: 2015
country: DE
duration: 00:58
Dinner at a restaurant. A young boy is playing happily with his toy plane when the waiter serves him his dish – an oyster. “Disgusting! I’m not going to eat that. Back to my plane.” If not for the oyster and its plan to rule the world.

ABCs Of Death 2 title sequence

directed by Wolfgang Matzl

year: 2014
country: AT
duration: 01:20
An old school book comes to life in the title sequence for ABCs of Death 2, an anthology featuring 26 short tales of death by international directors.

All the World's a Stage

directed by Hannes Rall

year: 2016
country: DE
duration: 01:40
An animated adaptation of the famous Shakespeare poem All The World’s A Stage, narrated by the renowned Shakespeare actor and director Samuel West (Royal Shakespeare Company). Directed by Hannes Rall.

Untitled 015

directed by Matt Abbiss

year: 2014
country: GB
duration: 01:48
Untitled 015 is a silent animation and part of a series of untitled and largely abstract, digitally drawn animations. Created spontaneously, they are primarily concerned with being visually interesting documents of the artist’s attention span, although inevitably certain themes and motifs emerge.

Handstern / Ručne stručne

directed by Lukáš Figeľ

year: 2016
country: SK
duration: 01:41
Five fingers, four hands and one briefcase.