Short Film: THE SPIRIT SEAM 15min., USA, Animation

The Spirit Seam is a short animated film about a little girl, Pollywog, and her Pap-Paw. Located in an Appalachain coal-mining town in the 1950s, the film takes the audience through the daily life of both characters. At the start of the film, the characters eat breakfast together and then travel to their respective locations-… Continue reading Short Film: THE SPIRIT SEAM 15min., USA, Animation

Director Biography – Suraya Raja (DON’T THINK OF A PINK ELEPHANT)

Suraya Raja is an animator and director, and a graduate of the National Film and Television School, where she completed an MA in Animation Direction. Her films tell stories of the absurdity of human behaviour, the internal and the tragicomic, influenced by her previous work in psychology and social issues, and also by her day-to-day… Continue reading Director Biography – Suraya Raja (DON’T THINK OF A PINK ELEPHANT)

Short Film: DON’T THINK OF A PINK ELEPHANT, 7min., UK, Animatiom

We’ve all had thoughts of what might happen should we jump from a high place, drop the baby, or stab someone with a fork. Usually we can dismiss them without a care – but what if we couldn’t? Don’t Think of a Pink Elephant enters the world of a teenage girl fighting daily against compulsive… Continue reading Short Film: DON’T THINK OF A PINK ELEPHANT, 7min., UK, Animatiom

Director Biography – Arna Selznick (THE MOST MAGNIFICENT THING)

Arna Selznick is an award-winning director and story artist. As a pioneering female director of animated feature films such as The Care Bears Movie in 1984, Arna inspires and entertains families with her imaginative storytelling. Arna’s director credits include: The Care Bears Movie, Little Bear (season 2), and Back to School with Franklin. In addition,… Continue reading Director Biography – Arna Selznick (THE MOST MAGNIFICENT THING)

Short Film: THE MOST MAGNIFICENT THING, 22min., Canada, Animation

The Most Magnificent Thing is an inspirational story about a little girl with a creative spirit, determined to make great things. Joined by her best friend, her pet dog, the two happily explore the world, doing absolutely everything together. When she receives her very own tool kit, the little girl sets out to make the… Continue reading Short Film: THE MOST MAGNIFICENT THING, 22min., Canada, Animation

Director Biography – Barbara Peikert (MI DI WORM)

Baraba-pe was born and raised in Switzerland. Since 2009 she has been working as a self-producer, filmmaker, photographer and sound artist in the art Atelier a./f. As the founder of the theory of Astrazione-fiction, she has been contributing to the development of abstract fictional art since 2005. The fields of interest of the experimental and… Continue reading Director Biography – Barbara Peikert (MI DI WORM)

Short Film: MI DI WORM no. 10, 1min., Switzerland, Animation

Synopsis MI DI WORM no. 10, 2018, 1’, color, audio The starting material is a frame-to-frame animation art of 2-Stop motion: A production with visual effects. Of the type related to a stereoscopic recording, the flickering wiggling-picture ramifications of the yellow color animate strokes on a red background. Part of the constellations complement intermittent in… Continue reading Short Film: MI DI WORM no. 10, 1min., Switzerland, Animation