Screen Shorts - Animation Clash

OL7 Europa Building, Teesside University
23 May 2017 - 12:00

Autosafari

Autosafari

A road-movie and psychedelic journey leads along sequential snippets, through an in-between world where reality and fiction merge. It is an autobiographical memory, dream and fantasy that ends abruptly in the Academy of Fine Arts auditorium, that has turned into a steaming jungle populated by giant cats.

Markus Dressler | 9'00 | animation | 2007 | Austria

Decay

Decay

Death enters a bar late at night. All of the guests expect the end but then, it is surprisingly somebody else.

Louise Thaler | 6'20 | animation | 2008 | Austria

1 Bit Pixel

1 Bit Pixel

Bartosz Sikorski, artist and classically trained contrabassist, explores the relationship between roughly drawn simple shapes and the sounds of the musical instrument.

Bartosz Sikorski | 0'40 | animation | 2009 | Austria

CMYK & Pixel

CMYK & Pixel

Another conversation between improvised music and minimalist drawings, enriched with color fields, dramatically moving closer at the end.

Bartosz Sikorski | 1'10 | animation | 2009 | Austria

Guitar String Marked Fingerprints

Guitar String Marked Fingerprints

Music video for the austrian band 'Dust Covered Carpet'. Fabulous creatures are having a hard time to survive in an increasingly poisoned world.

Dust Covered Carpet | 3'19 | animation | 2010 | Austria

You Can't Have a Hot Lover, a Hot Job and a Hot Apartment All In The Same City

You Can't Have a Hot Lover, a Hot Job and a Hot Apartment All In The Same City

You can't have a hot lover, a hot job and a hot apartment all in the same city.

Toni Schmale | 2'47 | animation | 2011 | Austria

The Way to M

The Way to M

A postmodern road movie. An digital worker is sitting and working in a post-modern skyscraper in the city. An everyday incident with his boss triggers a spiritual journey. In his visions he meets M. M the universal muse.

Zsuzsanna Werner | 7'20 | animation | 2011 | Austria

TINAMV1

TINAMV1

Music video for the Viennese electronic duo KILO. The individual samples of the music are embodied by objects, paintings and drawings, which move according to the different rhythms.

Adnan Popovic | 4'15 | animation | 2011 | Austria

The Death of M

The Death of M

The Death of M: based on the historical events in the life of French revolutionary Jean-Paul Marat in 1793, two pieces of soap re-stage the events in a soap dish and create a different and more 'theatrical' ending.

Klemens Waldhuber | 3'40 | animation | 2012 | Austria

Night Shift

Night Shift

The viewer gets to see a nurse's long typical night shift in a hospital. The tone of the film is rather sombre.

Kathrin Pordzik | 3'00 | animation | 2013 | Austria

Brats

Brats

The 'brats' seem like a tribe of excited and sexless creatures connected through a collective spirit. Instead of using a classic storytelling format, artist/musician Alexander Hengl's music-driven 'puppet animation' offers impressions that trigger subliminal emotions.

Alexander Hengl | 2'24 | animation | 2013 | Austria

OUIAIOUU

OUIAIOUU

This mix of life-action and pixilation is part of Luka Jana Berchtolds diploma project, which was a temporary, interactive room installation. The video played inside a black cube and appeared like a surreal projection from the outside. The video was shot in the exhibition room and thematises the body in relation to this space in a playful manner.

Luka Jana Berchtold | 4'00 | animation | 2014 | Austria

365

365

Within one year 365 wooden miniatures were carved. 8.12.2010 – 7.12.2011. A short story on a long run.

Lorenz Friedrich | 1'00 | animation | 2014 | Austria

Track 2

Track 2

Animated music video for the duo Kalina Horon and Alexandre Lebon. Psychedelic patterns following the rhythms of drums and electric violin.

Line Finderup Jensen | 2'40 | animation | 2015 | Austria

Park Bench

Park Bench

A young boy meets a girl and some years later falls in love with her and…

Taha Ghanimi Fard | 4'36 | animation | 2015 | Austria

El Rituel del Color

El Rituel del Color

The Ritual of Colour' is a timeless filmic magic act, a brief essay about the illusion of colour in film. It is an experimental gag based on hand developed reverse filmmaterial combined with digital animation.

Maria Luz Olivares Capelle | 5'00 | animation | 2015 | Austria

Voller Kanton

Voller Kanton

A music video for the Wladiferoff Brothers, combining rotoscoped dancers and live action film. The drawings of the dancers were developed in collaboration with the filmmaker's 7-year old daughter. The live action scenes are inspired by black & white jazz movies of the 1930's.

Patrick Schabus | 4'43 | animation | 2015 | Austria