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ESSESF 2

Station Žilina Záriečie: Container
01.07.2017
23:40
Duration 29:22

Extremely short section of extremely short films.

Thporth!

directed by Marcie LaCerte

year: 2015
country: US
duration: 00:43
Sport, milk and toast are cornerstones of American suburbia. Embrace athletics or perish.

Triangle / Triángulo

directed by Mateo Amaral

year: 2016
country: AR
duration: 00:30
Don’t joke about your number of sides.

My Dear Gnome

directed by Emmanuelle & Julien

year: 2016
country: FR
duration: 01:07
My Dear Gnome is a dialogue-free series for kids aged 6–9. It follows the adventures of a ceramic garden gnome and a plastic deer, who are lawn ornaments living in an elderly grandmother’s garden.

Panimation

directed by Yuka Sato

year: 2016
country: JP
duration: 00:40
A pancake makes a pancake.

Melting POP

directed by Alexandre Dubosc

year: 2015
country: FR
duration: 01:23
A mixture of my POP vision.

Stillpoint

directed by Ben Ridgway

year: 2016
country: US
duration: 01:45
An elusive point of stillness in a shifting and expanding world.

Saline

directed by Rebecca Ng

year: 2015
country: CA
duration: 01:03
Themed after the ubiquity and duality of salt, Saline is an audiovisual celebration of sumo wrestling. From the purification rites before a match to the sweat of clashing bodies, salt is the material footprint of the Rikishi’s devotion in training and exertion in combat.

Metronome / Métronome

directed by Anna Leterq

year: 2016
country: FR
duration: 01:44
Engrossed in the cacophonous work routine, a man escapes by composing his own everyday soundtrack.

Ignite

directed by Daniel Barreto

year: 2016
country: MX
duration: 01:26
An experimental short film animation composed from hundreds of long-exposure photos – like a time-lapse or stop-motion. Light painting.

Let’s Play Like It’s 1949

directed by Janet Perlman

year: 2016
country: CA
duration: 01:22
When two brothers play with plutonium the issue of fairness arises.

Dead Ahead

directed by Donal O’Keeffe

year: 2016
country: GB
duration: 01:36
A postcard animation to the horror movie genre. Our intrepid road trippers head into the wilderness only to find one nightmare scenario after another. With each step forward a new monster emerges, paying homage to such classics as Friday the 13th and Jaws.

Unsatisfying

directed by Thibault de Fournas

year: 2016
country: FR
duration: 01:17
In the summer of 2016 a video about unsatisfying situations was created: the frustrating, annoying, disappointing little things of everyday life that are so painful to live or even see.

Steps

directed by Erik van Schaaik

year: 2017
country: NL
duration: 01:22
The turbulent struggle between father and son. A minimalist epic.

Ralph Plays D’oh / Ralph Plays D’oh!

directed by Fabio Tonetto

year: 2016
country: IT
duration: 00:36
Abstract animation inspired by Ralph Wiggum.

Life in Patterns / Život ve vzorcích

directed by Vojtěch Domlátil

year: 2017
country: CZ
duration: 01:40
Growing up from perfect patterns. Tenderness, poorness and kitsch. Life in 12 frames per second.

Our Future

directed by Masashi Yamamoto

year: 2016
country: US
duration: 00:40
Unexpected continuity.

U.F.O.

directed by Rhayne Vermette

year: 2016
country: CA
duration: 01:30
An apparition reveals itself on film and transmits vestiges of a forgotten origin. Have onlookers interpreted its signs correctly, or was the message misunderstood?

Outside the Door

directed by Soyun Park

year: 2016
country: AU
duration: 01:07
Sleeping in the room with my dog as usual. Neither of us can sleep due to the noise outside the door. Shaking with fear. Will it ever end?

69SEC

directed by Laura Nicolas

year: 2016
country: BE
duration: 01:41
The story of love seen from a square.

White Lies

directed by Marco Lopez

year: 2016
country: IT
duration: 01:45
Diving inside a memory in a milky and peaceful sensation. You awake to find something missing - something about your childhood that visits whenever your mind is free to travel.

Eya

directed by Aggie Pak Yee Lee

year: 2017
country: EE
duration: 00:46
An audio-visual play about life-long rejection.

Professor Kliq – Wire & Flashing Lights

directed by Victor Haegelin

year: 2015
country: FR
duration: 01:39
Follow the crazy walk of a wired man controlled by Professor Kliq’s music.

Cthupid

directed by Giovanni Braggio

year: 2016
country: GB
duration: 01:25
A little Valentine’s Day animation with an unexpected twist.

Space Odyssey

directed by Konstantinas Danis

year: 2016
country: LT
duration: 00:35
Everybody knows what happened inside the space odyssey story. But what happened outside?