29.6. - 3.7.2016

World Panorama 2

Station Žilina Záriečie: S2
Duration 74:36

A selection of films and music videos that missed out on being selected for the competition by just a hair’s breadth. These will be screened in the special World Panorama section.

The Same River Twice

directed by Weijia Ma

year: 2015
country: US
duration: 11:41
The father is a village-born architecture engineer. He has a strong emotional connection to the fields and his home town. After a car accident, the family shows a calm attitude to everyday life. As time goes by everything is the same, yet everything has changed.

New Moon

directed by Gerd de Kinderen

year: 2015
country: BE
duration: 09:45
What if the Sun and Moon were people? The Sun paints clouds in the sky. The Moon is a mad man isolating himself in the dark. His wife isn’t too happy about this. She increasingly starts looking towards the Sun. In this film, a different animation technique is used for each celestial character.


directed by Sammy-Jo Tawn

year: 2015
country: GB
duration: 07:58
In the harsh wilderness of the Arctic, an Inuit, Aluki, struggles to cope with the absence of her only companion, Anik. This while a mysterious creature haunts her every step...

Lead in the Head / Du plomb dans la tête

directed by Aurore Peuffier

year: 2016
country: FR
duration: 07:45
A wolf is shot and brought back to the village as a trophy. But the animal is not quite dead. And the bullet lodged in its skull impacts the wolf‘s psyche.

Dot / Punkt

directed by Kristjan Holm

year: 2015
country: EE
duration: 03:50
Once upon a time, there was a Kingdom of Darkness…

Bird Flu / Linnugripp

directed by Priit Tender

year: 2016
country: EE
duration: 09:40
A love affair between Birdman and Snakewoman.

The Infinity Project

directed by Will Anderson

year: 2015
country: GB
duration: 02:35
Support independent animation.

Automatic Fitness

directed by Alejandra Tomei & Alberto Couceiro

year: 2015
country: AF
duration: 21:22
Automatic Fitness is a labyrinthic poem on human automatism. A reflection on our daily relationship with money and time. It’s an animated tragicomedy which plays with the concept of an all-permeating acceleration. It is about the stranglehold of everyday madness and automatism.