October 2017 ANIMATION Stories, Screenplays, and Short Films

Submit your Animation Story to the Festival Today: https://feedbackanimationfestival.com

 


festival posterPROMETHEUS INDUSTRIES, 7min, Germany, Animation/Comedy
WATCH Audience FEEDBACK

ACTORNOVEL Reading – SNAYGILL: SLITHERY TEMPTATIONS
October 2017 Reading
by Michelle B. Assor

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Producer: Matthew Toffolo http://www.matthewtoffolo.com

Director: Kierston Drier
Casting Director: Sean Ballantyne
Editor: John Johnson

Camera Operator: Mary Cox

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ANIMATION Film Festival – Thursday December 28, 2017

The FEEDBACK Monthly Film Festival is back for 2017.. Our home is The Carlton Cinemas, located in the heart of downtown Toronto at 20 Carlton Street. The event runs from 7pm to 9:10pm.

Continuing to showcase the best of short films from around the world, while maintaining our audience feedback format moderated by Kierston Drier and Amanda Lomonaco. Showcasing a festival twice a month in 2017!

Tickets for 2017 are PAY WHAT YOU LIKE. Purchase your tickets online via Paypal or Credit Card. Tickets are first come first serve.


If you like to obtain seats in advance and pick them up on the day of the event (come for FREE, or make a donation), please email us at tickets@wildsound.ca and we’ll reserve seats for you.

You can pick up the tickets on the day of the event at the cinema. Tickets are first come, first serve. This festival has sold out 58 out of its last 60 events!

You will be able to buy alcohol (beer, wine, liquor), popcorn, candy, and refreshments before the show.

Here is the full program of films. Festival starts at 7pm sharp!

 

CONDITIONER, 5min., USA, Animation/Experimental
Directed by Shane Beam

An audition for a conditioner commercial becomes an otherworldly psychogenic experience.

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THE BLUE BUTTERFLY, 5min., China, Animation 
Directed by Mei Li

To collect butterflies from the memory of his marriage, an old man travels around the world, then he relives the moment with his wife while capturing the butterflies.

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CHRYSALIS, 7min., Singapore, Animation 
Directed by Ina Conradi

Based on an old legend about the butterfly’s struggles the film is the symbolic metaphor of rebirth after death and fascination with the human innate drive to survive.

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BARRY THE BLOBFISH, 2min., USA, Animation
Directed by Marleia A. Alfaro

Barry is a fat ugly fish that can’t swim and lives at the bottom of the ocean. He longs to live on a beautiful coral reef at the top of a tall, tall cliff.

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PINK BUBBLES, 3min., Taiwan, Animation 
Directed by Pei Yao 

Pink Bubbles is a short 3D animation about a lonely whale looking for a companionship. Diving underwater, this whale has been ignored by other whales because their calls are on different frequencies. As he is a fighter, he never gives up on finding someone who can understand him. His longing leads him to a tragic end.

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ONCE AND DONE, 3min, USA, Animation/Documentary
Directed by Jacob Pettit

This is the true story of Jeff as told by Jeff, who faces the repercussions of his choices, and learns from his mistakes.

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PURRS AND ‘OL MAN BLUES, 2min., Canada, Animation
Directed by Susan Shulman

Cool alley cat meets old blues musician and they tour together

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GLORIOUS VICTORY, 2min., USA, Animation 
Directed by Will Kim

Glorious Victory is an animated short film about two beetles fighting over a fig fruit which leads both of the beetles to complete disaster. Will Kim uses watercolor to tell a story of ambition, greed, and selfishness with an original soundtrack composed and performed by Tatenori Hamasaka.

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The event runs from 7pm to 9:10pm on Thursday December 28, 2017

Director BIO: Will Kim (GLORIOUS VICTORY)

Short Film: Playing at the ANIMATION/EXPERIMENTAL Film Festival – Thursday December 28, 2017

Director Biography

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Will Kim is a Los Angeles based artist and filmmaker. Will currently teaches animation and drawing at Riverside City College where he also directs Riverside City College Animation Showcase. Will Kim received an MFA (’09) in Animation from UCLA and a BFA (’07) in Character Animation from Cal Arts. In recent years, he also taught at CalArts, Community Arts Partnership and Sitka Fine Arts Camp as a media art instructor. Kim’s work has showed in over 100 international film/animation festivals and auditoriums including Directors Guild of America (DGA) Theater, Academy of TV Arts and Sciences Theater, The Getty Center, The USC Arts and Humanities Initiative, and Museum of Photographic Arts San Diego. As an animation supervisor and a lead animator, Will has participated in various feature and short live action films that were selected for the New York Times’ Critic’s Pick, the United Nations’ Climate Change Conference, Los Angeles Film Festival, Tribeca Film Festival, and Cannes.

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Get to know the short film: GLORIOUS VICTORY, 2min., USA, Animation

Playing at the ANIMATION/EXPERIMENTAL Film Festival – Thursday December 28, 2017

Gloriousvictory 1Glorious Victory is a watercolor animated short about two beetles intensely fighting over a fig fruit.

 

  • Will Kim
    Director
  • Will Kim
    Writer
  • Will Kim
    Producer
  • Will Kim
    Animator
  • Will Kim
    Editor
  • Tatenori Hamasaka
    Composer
  • Film Type:
    Animation, Experimental, Short
  • Genres:
    horror, action, suspicious, experimental, contemporary art
  • Runtime:
    2 minutes 5 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    April 10, 2017
  • Production Budget:
    5,000 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    Korea, Republic of, United States
  • Film Language:
    English
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No

Playing at the ANIMATION/EXPERIMENTAL Film Festival – Thursday December 28, 2017

Director BIO: Susan Shulman (Purrs and ‘Ol Man Blues)

Short Film: Playing at the ANIMATION/EXPERIMENTAL Film Festival – Thursday December 28, 2017

Susan Shulman

Director Biography

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SUSAN SHULMAN STUDIED AT THE MUSÉE DES BEAUX ARTS DE MONTREAL, THE SAIDYE BRONFMAN CENTER FOR THE ARTS, & RECEIVED A BFA WITH DISTINCTION FROM CONCORDIA UNIVERSITY. AS PAINTER AND VISUAL ARTIST, SUSAN HAS BEEN PROLIFIC IN CREATING BODIES OF WORK IN BOTH TRADITIONAL AND NON-TRADITIONAL ART FORMS. OVER THE LAST SEVERAL YEARS SHE HAS GONE ON TO EXPLORE CONNECTING HER INDIVIDUAL CREATIVE PROCESSES THROUGH SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORMS. HER ART HAS BEEN AT THE FOREFRONT OF MANY UNIQUE ART PROJECTS, NOTABLY THE WORLD WIDE ART MOVEMENT “A BOOK ABOUT DEATH”, IN THE CO-CREATION OF THE VIRTUAL STUDIO SPACE “SEEKING KALI” AND THE EXQUISITE CORPS BLOG “METACLIMB”. SHE IS CURRENTLY WORKING ON HER MULTI MEDIUM BLUES BUNNY SERIES AND CURRENTLY PRODUCING VIDEOS AND ALBUM COVERS FOR BLUES ARTISTS. SHE HAS PERFORMED HER ANIMATION AND HER UNIQUE BLUES BUNNY POETRY POEMS IN THE 2011-2016 “100 THOUSAND POETS FOR CHANGE” AND NUIT BLANCHE. TO DATE, SUSAN HAS HAD 11 SOLO EXHIBITIONS AND HER ART HAS BEEN DISPLAYED IN MANY GALLERIES LOCALLY AND HER WORKS HAVE BEEN EXPOSED IN: AUSTRALIA, BRAZIL, BELGIUM, CROATIA, INDIA, ITALY, SERBIA, THE UNITED KINGDOM AND THE USA.
SHE IS CURRENTLY BACK STUDYING FILM ANIMATION AT CONCORDIA UNIVERSITY FURTHER HER LOVE OF ANIMATION. HER FILM PURRS AND OL’ MAN BLUES WAS NOMINATED FOR BEST STORY AT THE CONCORDIA FILM FESTIVAL THIS MAY.

“THE GREATEST ACCOMPLISHMENT OF BEING AN ARTIST IS TO CREATE, EXPLORE, CHALLENGE AND SHARE ONE’S CREATIVITY WITH OTHERS.” SUSAN SHULMAN
WWW.SUSANSHULMAN.COM
http://WWW.SUSANSHULMAN.COM/WEB/OIL_PAINTING.HTML
TWITTER: @shulman_susan INSTAGRAM: @susanshulmanartist

Get to know the short film: PURRS AND ‘OL MAN BLUES, 2min., Canada, Animation

Playing at the ANIMATION/EXPERIMENTAL Film Festival – Thursday December 28, 2017

PurrsnolmanbluesfestivaladCool alley cat meets old blues musician and they tour together.

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  • Susan Shulman
    Director
  • Susan Shulman
    Writer
  • Susan Shulman
    Producer
  • Jack Dappa blues Musician and v/over
    Key Cast
  • Aaron Schmit (purrs and v/o
    Key Cast
  • Film Type:
    Animation, Short, Student
  • Genres:
    music, music video, #blues
  • Runtime:
    1 minute 36 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    April 20, 2017
  • Country of Origin:
    Canada
  • Country of Filming:
    Canada
  • Film Language:
    English
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color

 

Playing at the ANIMATION/EXPERIMENTAL Film Festival – Thursday December 28, 2017

Director BIO: Jacob Pettit (ONCE AND DONE)

Short Film: Playing at the ANIMATION/EXPERIMENTAL Film Festival – Thursday December 28, 2017

Director Biography

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I am a recent graduate of Philadelphia University, with a B.S. in animation. “Once and Done” is my first short film. I am currently looking for work in the animation industry, check me out on Behance or LinkedIn. Thank you.

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