/5:00 P.M. – 1st SCREENING OF ANIMA COMPETITION

5:00 P.M. – 1st SCREENING OF ANIMA COMPETITION

25/11/2013

CINEMA ROTUNDA
ul. Oleandry 1, 30-060 Kraków
Large Screening Room

COLLECTORS

64 - Collectors
Running time: 5’
Country: Switzerland
Prod.: Marcel Hobi, Looping Animations, Schweizer Radio und Fernsehen
Dir.: Marcel Hobi
Mus.: Mario Batkovic
Year: 2013
No. 64
Whether it’s antiques, insects, autographs or adventures – collecting is a passion. Internet users collect friendships, state leaders collect arsenals of weapons, founders of religions collect believers, and millionaires collect art, women and yet more millions. 


DU VELGER SELV / IT’S UP TO YOU

388 - du velger selv
Running time: 15’
Country: Norway
Prod.: Mikrofilm AS
Dir.: Kajsa Næss
Mus.: Kim Hiorthøy
Year: 2013
No. 388
“In kindergarten, everybody else’s dads are not in prison. That’s the problem.”  An animated documentary about growing up with a father in jail.


DRUNKER THAN A SKUNK

02 close up of drunk.mov
Running time: 3’30’’
Country: USA
Prod.: Bill and Sandrine Plympton
Dir.: Bill Plympton
Mus.: Jonathan Rosen
Year: 2013
No. 391
An adaptation of Walt Curtis’s poem, “The Time The Drunk Came To Town And Got Drunker Than A Skunk, or So He Thought”, about a Cowboy town that torments the local drunk.


PARASIT

324-parasit
Running time: 8’
Country: Austria, Germany
Prod.: Fiesfilm
Dir.: Nikki Schuster
Mus.: Billy Roisz
Year: 2013
No. 324
Fast forward. A camera rushes across Argentina´s stone desert toward a cactus and crashes headfirst through an opening into the plant´s interior. There, a view opens up of an eerie universe.


ROSSIGNOLS EN DÉCEMBRE / NIGHTINGALES IN DECEMBER

56-Nightingales
Running time: 3’
Country: Canada
Prod.: Festival du nouveau cinéma de Montréal
Dir.: Theodore Ushev
Mus.: Spencer Krug
Year: 2011
No. 56
This metaphorical surrealist tale is an allusion, a trip into the memories, and the fields of the current realities. What if the Nightingales were working, instead of singing and going south? Is the innocence the only saviour of birds’ songs? There are no Nightingales in December… What is left is only the history of our beginning, and our end.


LA FILLE AUX FEUILLES / DAUGHTER OF LEAVES

289 -La fille aux feuilles
Running time: 6′
Country: Switzerland
Prod.: Marina Rosset
Dir.: Marina Rosset
Mus.: Valérie Niederoest
Year: 2013
No. 289
One fish dies, a man advances between the trees and strange things are happening in the forest. But in the end, everything is going to be all right.


EL RUIDO DEL MUNDO / NOISE OF THE WORLD

360- el ruido del mundo
Running time: 13’
Country: Spain
Prod.: Coke Riobóo, Lourdes Villagómez
Dir.: Coke Riobóo 
Mus.: Coke Riobóo 
Year: 2013
No. 360
A composer is afflicted by a strange illness: he can hear every noise in the world. Through his music, he will find a way to keep the noise under control.  Short film animated frame by frame with plasticine drawings on under-lit glass.


MERO MERO / MADLY IN LOVE

194-Mero Mero - Madly in love
Running time: 4’20’’
Country: Japan
Prod.: Ikue Sugidono
Dir.: Ikue Sugidono
Mus.: Ikue Sugidono
Year: 2013
No. 194
This world is expanded a possibility of calculation that use the “zero”. What does she use for?


BOLES

108-boles
Running time: 12’30’’
Country: Germany, Slovenia
Prod.: No History
Dir.: Špela Čadež
Mus.: Tomaz Grom
Year: 2013
No. 108
Filip lives in a poor neighbourhood. He dreams of writer’s glory and luxurious lifestyle in a more prosperous part of town. One day Filip gets a knock on the door. His neighbour Tereza, an older prostitute that Filip tries to avoid by all means, asks him to write a letter for her fiancé.


ASTIGMATISMO

178-Astigmatismo
Running time: 4’
Country: Spain
Prod.: Nicolai Troshinsky
Dir.: Nicolai Troshinsky
Mus.: Shogun Kunitoki
Year: 2013
No. 178
A boy, having lost his glasses, can only see one thing in focus at a time. His sight gets attracted by the sounds that surround him. He will have to explore a blurry world of unknown places and strange characters.


LETTRES DE FEMMES / WOMEN’S LETTERS

346-woman's letters
Running time: 11’
Country: France
Prod.: Gilbert Hus – Pictor Media
Dir.: Augusto Zanovello
Mus.: Christian Perret
Year: 2013
No. 346
On the battle fields of the First World War, the nurse Simon patches up the shattered faces of the infantrymen with love letters. These words from beloved women have the power to heal the wounds of these paper soldiers.