Animated Shorts Program
Knitting Factory | 9/10/2016 | 1:00PM - 3:00PM
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Holiday Help Desk        Silence Score
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        Loren the Robot Butler
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.
Rabbit Blood        You Know I'm No good
Rabbit Blood
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        My 97's
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?
   My 97's
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.
Cacophony   The Singularity
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.
   The Singularity
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    
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.

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