Anča in Wonderland 2

Station Žilina Záriečie: Outdoor
Duration 67:00

To shortlist the weirdest people in the world would be a tough, unrewarding and thankless task.

In contrast, selecting the bizarrest films submitted to Fest Anča is a very rewarding, interesting and instructive task. That’s why this section presents films from behind the looking glass.”

Sneakers / Tenisky

directed by Stanislav Bandúr

year: 2017
country: SK
duration: 03:55
The main character, who is having a fine time but is bored at home, decides to go out. He visits a club and meets his friends, and they’re having a great night until somebody starts dissing his sneakers and outfit. The chorus echoes “your sneakers are terrible” and “deine Schuhe sehen schrecklich.” The hater is going mad because nobody’s taking him seriously.


directed by Julian Gallese

year: 2017
country: CR
duration: 07:00
A farmer ventures down the hill to a fair, and returns home with a new pet.

Dang It to Heck – Tin Can Phones

directed by Chris Edser, Rob Hunter

year: 2015
country: AU
duration: 00:42
Two children discover the joy and horror of creating a toy tin can phone in this animated sketch.

Catmos / Котмос

directed by Katya Miloslavskaya

year: 2017
country: RU
duration: 04:44
A cat’s days abound with boredom and loneliness. A sudden journey changes his life.

Pedestrian Pastry

directed by Jorn Leeuwerink

year: 2017
country: NL
duration: 02:33
A glimpse at a parallel universe where humanoids spend most of their time walking. They only have their basic emotions and instincts to follow, and they shouldn’t lose their hats.

Panic Attack!

directed by Eileen O’Meara

year: 2016
country: US
duration: 03:00
You know the nagging thoughts that start with “did I leave the stove on…?” and escalate into “what if I give birth to Satan’s baby?” This hand-drawn animation explores anxiety, obsession, and one woman’s slippery hold on reality.

The End

directed by Mykyta Lyskov

year: 2016
country: UA
duration: 10:57
Short stories about the end of the world.

The Stunt Manual

directed by Ben Fernández

year: 2016
country: ES
duration: 09:37
Both Ben’s life and that of the LAPD will be turned upside down when he buys a 1968 Mustang from a local car dealer.


directed by Aimee Chang

year: 2016
country: US
duration: 01:38
We enjoy talking to acquaintances and we believe they enjoy our company, but one day we realize that someone close has caused us harm with ugly words. We could become angry, be a monster and return the harm, but we can also look at ourselves and remain as we were. What would you choose to be?

Walkin’ the Dog

directed by Tommy Robin

year: 2016
country: GB
duration: 01:56
A man walks his dog to the park and back. That’s it.

The World of Blind / Mir Slepykh

directed by Valya Karnavalova

year: 2016
country: RU
duration: 06:16
In a world where creatures without eyes lived, a degree of order reigned. But once these creatures could see…

Bloody Hit

directed by Kartik Chauhan

year: 2016
country: IN
duration: 01:18
Made for my own practice and fun. Visual effects show one man hitting another with a rod.


directed by Lena Ólafsdóttir

year: 2016
country: DK
duration: 04:44
In a doctor’s cozy waiting room, the cold and ugly sides of human behavior are revealed while some patients enjoy an ice cream.

Budny and Rossman: Texas (Part 1)

directed by Syrina Hartje, Waldemar Meln

year: 2016
country: DE
duration: 04:43
This is part of the Budny and Rossman experimental animation series. The expanding universe of these two dudes takes the viewer on an unexpected journey. The film’s about drifting along in everyday life, and experiencing life away from plans and schedules.

Nobody Perceived Me Entering the Disequilibrium Room

directed by Wednesday Kim

year: 2015
country: US
duration: 02:40
Nobody perceived me entering the Disequilibrium room. the Disequilibrium room. the Disequilibrium room. find undergo anxiety, hide obscure feelings. Disequilibrium Disequilibrium Disequilibrium.


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.