SHORT SHORTS FILM FESTIVAL & ASIA 2020
9.16 Wed - 9.27 Sun/Admission FREE (Except some events.)

SHORT SHORTS FILM FESTIVAL & ASIA 2020
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Sororal

Louise Mercadier & Frédéric Even /0:14:56/France/Animation/2019

Three sisters are facing an impending disaster: the imminent flooding by the Sea of the lands where they live. In the midst of such chaos, the sisterly union is shaken up and each of the sisters experiences the imminence of death, in their inner selves, in a different way.

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mature Mature Content: These films may include sexual and/or violent content.

Mr. Mare

Luca Tóth/0:19:28/Hungary /animation/2019

Looking at an x-ray image a young handsome man is horrified to learn that the weird, tumor-like lump on his chest is the top of a tiny plump man`s head. Nested in his body, he is waiting to be born… ’Mr. Mare’ is a surreal animated chamber play, set in a ‘haunted’ claustrophobic space, in which we witness the dynamics of unrequited love as we follow the relationship of an oddly codependent pair.

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Goodnight

Caterina de Mata/0:03:59/Italy/Animation/2018

People of different ethnic groups crowd a house in the suburbs. At night everyone plays its own music, trying to overcome the other. They will learn that to live together they have to play together.

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DIGITAL FRONTIER GRAND PRIX 2020 Best CG Animation Award
Special Screening

dro:p

Tasuku Nakagawa/0:04:12/Japan /Animation /2019

In a place much like Japan, the protagonist escapes the negative effects from an entity which she had noticed as she grew, and return for recovery.

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400 MPH

Paul-Eugène Dannaud, Julia Chaix, Lorraine Desserre, Alice Lefort, Natacha Pianeti & Quentin Tireloque /0:04:50/France/Animation /2019

On the Bonneville salt flats, the sound of roaring engines can be heard in the distance. At the wheel is Icarus, a chimpanzee hell-bent on transcending the limits of speed. Aboard iconic and increasingly powerful vehicles, Icarus will attempt to reach the ultimate speed of 400 Mph, thought to be impossible for land vehicles.

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Friends

Florian Grolig/0:07:45/Germany/Animation/2019

The ‘small’ one is, well, small, and the ‘big’ one definitely very very big. They are friends.

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For a Fistful of Toffees

Nikita Gavard Noyer, Clara Dulaut, Nghia Bui Trung, Berenger Guilbault, Martin Fettuciari, Timothee Maron & Ugo Masutti/0:06:00/France/Animation/2019

Grandma and Grandpa, a couple of old people are about to hold up their retirement home's cafeteria for a fistful of toffees.

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Kapaemahu

Dean Hamer, Hinaleimoana Wong-Kalu & Joe WIlson/0:08:30/USA/Animation/2020

The hidden history of four mysterious boulders on Waikiki Beach—and the mystical transgender healing spirits within them.

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Story

Jola Bańkowska/0:05:08/Poland/Jola Bańkowska/2019

A reflection about modern man in an age of omnipresent technology.Looking through stories - a popular function in many social media platforms - we see people who are lonely, lost or already indifferent about reality surrounding them.Action takes place during one day and it's told by short, often (auto)ironic scenes,where virtual world sinks to reality

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mature Mature Content: These films may include sexual and/or violent content.

Per tutta la vita

Roberto Catani/0:05:20/Italy /animation/2018

Through a journey back in memory, a woman and a man retrace the more important moments of their love story.

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The perfect equation

Lola Degove/0:02:35/France/Animation/2019

Paul is the 4th of his family. He needs to put on 4 sweaters to get warm enough, to walk on 4 tiles to reach his dining room, to drink in 4 different glasses ... Paul needs the 4. He loves her, and he obsesses her. He will be confronted with 5.

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OASIS

Yuta Miyoshi /0:07:35/Japan/Animation/2019

In 2050, frogs are unable to survive rapid climate change and die in a large amount. AI Animal SAVIOR is developed to save frogs. SAVIOR collects information while meeting, learning, and acting with the same frogs, which is the species that are killed in a large amount.

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The Marathon Diary

Hanne Berkaak/0:07:33/Norway/Animation/2015

The coldest race on earth. Always Last embarks on an adventurous marathon through the ice cold landscape of Lapland. But she soon discovers that the run is not going to be a straight line between start and finish. Finally, it is not about winning or losing. The risk is losing yourself.

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mature Mature Content: These films may include sexual and/or violent content.

The rain

Piotr Milczarek /0:05:00/Poland /animation/2019

The Rain is a simple animated film on collective consciousness. It talks about how no accountability for our actions pushes us to thoughtlessly follow the crowd, which may lead to a tragedy. The film also depicts a struggle of an individual with collective hypnosis and its consequences for both the individual and the crowd.

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The Coin

Siqi Song/0:06:40/China/Animation/2019

In Chinese New Year holidays, finding the coin inside the dumplings means having a blessed year ahead. A young woman loses a jar on her journey to a new country, which contains the lucky coins she has been collecting growing up. Her new life begins with a search to find the coin.

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Kindled

Natasha Bishop/0:03:23/New zealand/Animation/2019

Kindled tells the story of a Flame Sprite and a Wood Sprite. Being made of different elements, the two form a mutualistic and heartwarming relationship. Their friendship is childlike, yet strong enough to overcome the challenges presented by the environment and by themselves, even if it means risking or sacrificing something for each other.

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Mister Monster

Guo Site/0:06:10/China/Animation/2019

Mr. Monster lives a lonely life with his only reliable friend, Q, who grew up with him. Until one day Q makes Mr. Monster embarrassed. Mr. Monster locks themselves in the house. Unfortunately, an unexpected fire comes. Mr. Monster now realizes that the true identity of Q is……

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ACCEPT

Shoan Yo/0:03:18/Japan/Animation/2020

His feeling was turned from sadness to gratitude just before her died. He accepted her everything.

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The Other Side

Hugo Bravo/0:04:45/France/Animation/2019

A woman is swimming in the ocean.

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My Father's Shoes

Anton Groves & Damian Groves/0:17:53/Romania/Animation/2019

A film based on a true story about a record breaking globetrotter and widowed father - Dan Dumitru, who attempts to explain to his young daughter - Steliana - about death, courage and the absence of her mother from their lives.

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