2013 - ISRAEL - 7'39 - Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design
The peaceful daily routine of a father and son is interrupted by an encounter with an unknown foreign boy. "Strange Fruit" shows how easily we acquire fear and hatred of foreigners and how easily we ourselves can become "foreigners". The story deals with the issue of racism that results from our personal awareness and the education we receive from our families and the environment in which we live. Do we really have our own belief system, or is what we believe dictated to us?
Dji death fails by Dmitri Voloshin
2012 - MOLDAVIE - 4' - Simpals
Dji is an unusual death. The Dark Knight has appeared in a different form. No, he is not white and fluffy. Dji is just terribly unlucky. All he has to do is to take the soul of a dying man. But the screenwriters prepared some obstacles for Dji. Will he manage to overcome them? You'll see
MEILLEUR FILM D'ANIMATION
La maison de poussière by Jean Claude Rozec
2013- FRANCE - 11'35" - vivements lundi !
Slowly, the steel jaws devour the old tower. An ancient owner rushes into the rubble, chasing unwary children. They begin a strange journey into the heart of this house, which shelters so many memories.
Tears of steel by Ian Hubert
2012 - 12' - Blender Foundation
The film features a man, 40 years after falling out with his robotic love, trying to reconcile with her, all in a post apocalyptic world. This futuristic movie brilliantly blends various cinematic influences such as Terminator, The Matrix and even Half-Life 2.
COUP DE COEUR MUSICAL
Lila by Carlos Lascano
2014 - Espagne /Argentine - 10' - Dreamlife Studio
Lila is a dreamy girl who can't resign to accept reality as flat as she perceives it, hence she uses her imagination and her skills to modify it.
Beyond the sphere by Meghdad Asadi Lari
2013 - USA - 2' - Rochester institut of Technology school of film and animation
This film is a marriage of Art and Science. The director visualizes recorded space voices of Saturn and Jupiter. Space Voices are used to create a compelling and unique film that is both an aesthetic and scientific experience. By extracting the features of these space voices, he has controlled visual actions and behaviours of particles to create visual movements.
PRIX DE LA PRESSE ( QUIETH EARTH )
La petite casserole d'Anatole by Eric Montchaud
2014 - FRANCE - 5'47" - JPL films
Anatole always pulls along behind him his little saucepan. It falls on him one day, with no immediate reason as to why. But afterwards, it gets caught everywhere and stops him from moving forward. One day, Anatole has had enough. He decides to hide himself, to no longer see or be seen. But, fortunately, things are not that simple.