AWARD NOMINATIONS 2021

BEST ANIMATION COMPETITION

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Astronaut Spaceman

Dir. Patrick Tiberius Gehlen

4' • United States • 2020

In this musical journey, a brave group of astronauts and a determined little girl try valiantly to bring a spark of life back to our dying planet.

** SCREENING SELECTION 2021**

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The Bird & the Whale

Dir. Carol Freeman

7' • Ireland • 2018

The Bird and the Whale is a story about a young whale struggling to find his voice. After straying too far from his family to explore a shipwreck, he discovers it’s sole survivor, a caged songbird. Together they struggle to survive lost at sea.

** SCREENING SELECTION 2021**

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Ciervo

Dir. Pilar Garcia-Fernandezsesma

10' • United States • 2020

An emotionally haunting and visually beautiful experience, ‘Ciervo’ tells the story of a young girl who holds violence, submission, and independence in an uneasy balance as one morphs into the other.

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The Haunted Swordsman

Dir. Kevin McTurk

15' • United States • 2019

In this handcrafted epic puppet film set in a world of demons and ghosts, a lone samurai and his odd companion, a cursed severed head, seek vengeance in a haunted world.

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Dar(k)win Project

Dir. Loris Lamunière & Charles Mercier

13' • France • 2019

This fictional animal mockumentary places us in a distant imaginary future where life underwater as we know it today has been completely replaced by a new generation of species, made of plastic.

** SCREENING SELECTION 2021**