- film lineup
Animated Shorts Program
Knitting Factory | 9/10/2016 | 1:00PM - 3:00PM
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|Holiday Help Desk (Commercial)|
by Sofia Garza-Barba
Holiday and event characters work together in a special "help center" to help humans find the perfect gift for that special occasion. After Cupid spots a guy in desperate need for help, he sends a gift from Shari's Berries and saves the day.
|Silence Score (Music Video)|
by Carolina Brandes
As the video turns from night to day Carolina emerges from the soil of the earth, growing as one with the nature around her. Carolina weaves her way through nature, like a modern day Mother Earth, and captivates the camera with her soulful and passionate performance.
|Let's Catch a Movie|
by Emma Penaz Eisner
When everyone in town scrambles to catch a movie, she desperately reels away! Zippy and colorful, this animated comedy introduces a host of zany characters.
|Loren the Robot Butler|
by Paul McGinnis
Loren, a proper British robot and former head butler for a wealthy family, has been replaced with a Roomba and stored in the basement. Now the kids program him to teach them stuff. This time, it's how to dance the Dougie.
by Yagmur Altan
Just an ordinary day at an old mysterious Turkish country house where its residents have an extraordinary way of brewing tea.
|You Know I'm No Good|
by Jennie Ottinger
A stop motion animation about Amy Winehouse and her appropriation of black culture in her music and videos.
|Gary the Gull|
by Mark Walsh
VR interactive film featuring Gary the Gull. He's trying to steal your lunch -- are you going to let him?
by Garrett McGale
The inspiration of My 97's came from the song's use of field recordings and its original title, Summer Dread. The piece loosely traces a summer day in a Brooklyn enveloped by a dark energy. The video explores tensions that exist between humanity and technology.
by Aihsuan Shih
CacophoNY is a 2D animation and motion graphics video that combines illustrations, abstract textures and color to create patterns that visualize unseen daily sounds. Through the eyes and ears of a young girl, the viewer can escape the harsh sounds of the urban environment and find solace in a serene inner world.
by Alex Chappo
A dying planet sends Rene Cogito alone to the center of a black hole in this stop motion short in order to communicate with a parallel universe and save mankind.
|Halo: The Fall of Reach|
by Ian Kirby
Experience the dramatic tale of the origin and intrigue behind the Spartan program that propelled characters like the Master Chief, Dr. Catherine Halsey and Cortana into the pantheon of Halo lore.