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29.6. - 3.7.2016
Žilina

ESSESF 2

Station Žilina Záriečie: Container
02.07.2016
23:40
Duration 35:46

Extremely short section of extremely short films.

Tryptokos

directed by Kaoru Furuko

year: 2015
country: SK
duration: 01:15
An audio-visual trip through the mechanisms of an unexplored organic world. Visual interpretation of Tryptokos by Nimway, a Swedish musician.

Unicef

directed by Botond István Tobai

year: 2015
country: HU
duration: 01:00
Without fine soil, a plant soon withers away. Isn’t that true also for our children? The story follows a young boy’s difficult journey through a dying world.

Francka

directed by Ana Čigon

year: 2015
country: AF
duration: 01:14
Francka is a character from the famous Slovene book Na klancu, where she hopelessly runs after a carriage. In this animation, Francka takes a different approach to coping with difficulties than in the original story.

This World / Ten Świat

directed by Zbigniew Czapla

year: 2014
country: PL
duration: 01:30
A short animated film based on the poem This World by Czeslaw Milosz (Nobel Prize in 1980). A fragment of the multipart project Poetry in Images. A catastrophic vision of the world and a poetic perspective on human life as a set of secrets, accidents and misunderstandings.

Myself Smoke

directed by Andreas Hykade

year: 2014
country: DE
duration: 01:36
Myself tries to quit smoking.

Myself Universe

directed by Andreas Hykade

year: 2014
country: DE
duration: 01:34
Myself tries to remember the secret of the universe.

Take It Easy Maria

directed by Leonor Pacheco

year: 2014
country: PT
duration: 01:08
Maria is awaken during the night by a slightly drunken crowd.

Clipphanger: What Are the Hiccups? / Clipphanger: Wat is de hik?

directed by Niels de Haar

year: 2015
country: NL
duration: 01:36
Short animation which answers the question: “What are the hiccups?“

Net

directed by Ao Chen

year: 2016
country: CN
duration: 00:50
A film about the audio-visual expression of the digital age.

Dot

directed by Marc de Wolf

year: 2015
country: NL
duration: 01:58
A story about a cat chasing a dot.

A Breather After Hours

directed by Mari Miyazawa

year: 2015
country: JP
duration: 00:50
Chief Clerk Ham is a middle manager and, in that position, has to be mindful of his subordinates and superiors – it’s all quite tiring! He decides to stop at a food stall and have a drink to unwind.

Dracula in the Summer

directed by Davide Benvenuti

year: 2015
country: SG
duration: 00:36
Count Dracula finds himself in a strange situation in dealing with an unexpected event.

What Doesn't Kill You...

directed by Alexandre SIQUEIRA

year: 2016
country: PT
duration: 01:00
A shy little fish wanders into the depths of the ocean.

Guide To Fetal Development

directed by Scott Willis

year: 2014
country: GB
duration: 01:00
A sixty second satirical short. Guide to Fetal Development sheds light on the influence social media has on the fetal development process. Congratulations! Congratulations! Congratulations!

Rang Zulu

directed by Kokofreakbean

year: 2014
country: US
duration: 01:31
Rang Zulu is my ramshackle ode to machinery and ritual. Abstract modules expand, contract and link to one another to produce a portal to a summoning ritual.

Untitled 014

directed by Matt Abbiss

year: 2014
country: GB
duration: 01:10
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.

His House

directed by Pavol Bláha

year: 2015
country: SK
duration: 01:09
A short film about guilt.

Untitled 016

directed by Matt Abbiss

year: 2014
country: GB
duration: 00:58
Untitled 016 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.

A Study of Insects

directed by Adam Butcher

year: 2015
country: GB
duration: 01:06
Two boys are looking for insects in the grass.

Es Mü Z’äng

directed by Lalita Brunner / Fela Bellotto

year: 2015
country: CH
duration: 00:38
The tight fight of a misdressed mistress.

Who Nose

directed by Chloe Peters

year: 2014
country: GB
duration: 01:05
Abstract animation about the strange moment before you sneeze.

Japanese Penis

directed by Nathalie Kavac

year: 2016
country: AT
duration: 00:44
An important animated documentary by an internationally acclaimed filmmaker.

Sweet Talk

directed by esteban azuela

year: 2015
country: CA
duration: 01:30
Oil-covered fish meet skateboards and the War onTerror in this razor-sharp satire of media, government, and the tycoons who take advantage of the system. Inspired by found sound of kids talking about oil and gas, hand-drawn with love.

Moondog

directed by Javier Araujo

year: 2016
country: ES
duration: 01:20
Spiffy is hungry, so try to devour the moon.

Luny & Milky - General Flea / Luny & Milky - General Flea

directed by Kaamuz Sumaak

year: 2015
country: PT
duration: 01:33
Milky, the kitten that is half of a pranky dynamic duo - Luny and Milky - finds herself facing an organized and unexpected threat from her mortal enemies (fleas) within her own home, a situation that makes us think “..what about now Milky?"

Deskloop

directed by Evelien Lohbeck

year: 2014
country: NL
duration: 01:00
Deskloop is a one minute looping chain reaction that takes place on a desk(top).

(Only) Dressed

directed by Christiane Goppert

year: 2015
country: DE
duration: 01:27
(Only) Dressed is a short, rhythmic, frame by frame animated music clip about the expression "Fine feathers make fine birds". Rough drawn fashion sketches evolve and change depending on their clothes, but in the end...it is just clothes.

By Gallop / Galope

directed by Raquel Felgueiras

year: 2015
country: PT
duration: 01:00
This is a galloping history of the moving image.

Platform 11 / Binario 11

directed by Marzia Todeschini

year: 2015
country: IT
duration: 00:46
Platform 11 is an autobiographical short animated film which shows two of the most important cities in my life: Bologna where I lived and studied for nearly three years, and Venice which is my birth place. This is a sort of imaginary trip through a little frame.

Mascara / Máscara

directed by Diego Akel

year: 2015
country: BR
duration: 00:56
Animating the void in a mask. Film made entirely on an Apple iPad.

Repentino

directed by Diego Akel

year: 2015
country: BR
duration: 00:46
A spontaneous experiment. A film made entirely on an Apple iPad.