Animated Shorts 1

Screening online from Monday 21 September to Friday 2 October

La Traque

A detective has been investigating a criminal for years, but his task became complicated when he had to face himself.

2019 | 00:03:35 | Sandra Garcia / Xavier Bernardelli / Marine Gazel | France
ECV Paris, France


lt's teatime! Unfortunately for Phileas all his tea-boxes are empty - he decides to get some from the source in China!

2019 | 00:05:30 | Romane Faure, Nathanael Perron, Léa Detrain, Benoît de Geyer d'Orth, Pei-Hsuan Lin, Anne-Lise Kubiak | France
Supinfocom Rubika, Valenciennes, France

Opera Night Feather

Homard the lobster is the the Diva’s dedicated butler, a well-known and adulated opera singer. As usual before each show, he brings her favorite pastry to her but this time an incident disturbs the ritual.

2019 | 00:04:14 | Dong Lanyibo, Song Wenpei, Thibault Oriane, Von Hatten Audrey, Zheng Christine | France
ECV Paris, France


In the world tree of Yggdrasil, greedy little Ratatoskr searches eagerly for even bigger and better fruits, thereby causing impending doom for his beloved friend Eikpyrnir. Will Ratatoskr come to his senses and conquer his endless greed?

2018 | 00:03:19 | Meike Mueller | Germany
Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg, Germany

The Death Vendor

One day a boy encounters a street vendor who sells chicks.Even the boy knows these birds will die very soon. To his eyes, the man is selling none other than death itself.

2019 | 00:05:40 | Jin-kyu Jeon | Japan
Tokyo University of the Arts , Japan


In the cold forest of Siberia, a hare tries to escape from a pack of wolves.

2019 | 00:04:42 | Raoul Dhellemmes, Axel Beaudelot, Pauline Lemaire, Marius Dalle, Alexis Jouen, Ophélie Kaszynski | France
Pôle 3D, Roubaix, France

Pumpers Paradise

How would a world work that's all about being fit and muscle-packed? Simple everyday situations become real challenges for the Pumper: even in inappropriate or impossible situations, comically the pumpers still find a way to satisfy their training needs.

2019 | 00:02:26 | Eddy Hohf | Germany
Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Filla' Void

In a world where everybody has a hole to fill, Victor and NotKaren wait in line for the only vending machine that sells “Filler.” What happens when someone unplugs the machine and NotKaren falls into the hole on another man’s back?

2019 | 00:04:35 | Xinhui Ma | USA
School of Visual Arts, New York, USA


A man falls asleep on the train home. When he wakes up, every other passenger has disappeared. He continues the journey to find answers.

2019 | 00:06:27 | Thomas Lagana, Johanna Bardon-Brun, Robin Bouillet, Marie Jullietty, Hugo Meheust | France
Pôle 3D, Roubaix, France


In the dystopian future, the earth is a dying planet. The human race has successfully annihilated nature. This is a glimpse of the hazardous world.

2019 | 00:02:16 | Laney (Yuan Yuan) Lai | USA
School of Visual Arts, New York, USA


Sophie longs to be reborn while seeking to know her double. A party in the hills of Los Angeles offers a corporeal shift to her existence.

2019 | 00:04:42 | Anna Cangellaris | USA
California Institute of the Arts, USA

The Cage

Michael is a man who has gender dysphoria. For him, it is as if he is a woman but trapped inside a body of man. This feeling is frustrating for ‘her’ as she feels like a prisoner in a cage…

2019 | 00:03:17 | Jinlan Shi | France
ECV Paris, France

Fantasticheria n.11

A lighting bulb hanging from the sky goes out… ‘Mr. Undici’, the little blue man thinking under his light, starts his journey to go and change it: he will walk through a surreal world and meet someone special.

2019 | 00:06:17 | Edoardo D'Amico, Lorenzo Bonaventura, Alessandro Corti | Italy
ondazione Scuole Civiche di Milano, Italy


After suffering a loss, the inundating sympathy flowers echo a young woman's emotional passage.

2019 | 00:03:20 | Nicolette Axiak | Australia
University of Technology Sydney, Australia


In the heart of a dark forest, shines a firefly. A strange bird quickly spots it and launches into a swirling and colourful hunt.

2019 | 00:01:31 | Baptiste Tassin | France
MOPA, Arles, France

Additive Pigments

Colour pigments create new shapes, forms and colour as each is added.

2019 | 00:02:36 | Emilien Wiss | France
EMCA France

My Quest!

Gaston and Marin are looking for the same legendary helmet on top of a mountain. The two characters will fight during the whole adventure, until they discover that the real treasure is their friendship.

2019 | 00:04:18 | Albert Faury | France
ECV Paris, France

Ice Berg (Glace À L'eau )

Separated from its glacier, a curious icebeg drifts with the currents. He then discovers with fear and surprise a world as majestic as it is tormented.

2019 | 00:06:35 | Mathieu Barbe, Damien Desvignes, Victor Hayé | France
ECV Paris, France