International Competition of Music Videos 1

Puppet Theatre
Duration 54:57

The Anča Music Video Award is an international competition of animated video clips made in the last two years. An international committee will select the winner from the 32 video clips selected for this special category.

On the last festival day, 2nd July 2017 at 16:00 in the New Synagogue, the winner will be announced and awarded €400.


directed by Parallel Teeth

year: 2016
country: GB
duration: 03:53
A colourful adventure following a rhythmic tale of friendship.


directed by Karolina Głusiec

year: 2016
country: PL
duration: 00:34
My name’s Remik and I’m a boy with a giant head. I can hear everything, see everything, and feel everything too. Sometimes there’s too much of everything, so I call upon my friend – Bujillo. Bujillo lives underneath the trash heap wasteland junk, or above the rooftops underwater overground far far away.

Change is Everything

directed by Nathan Johnson

year: 2015
country: US
duration: 03:44
A hand-made stop-motion video using 200 push-pins and 500 feet of rubberized thread.


directed by Mattis Dovier

year: 2017
country: FR
duration: 02:35
An evening in a Seoul bar degenerates into a nightmare.

Order from Chaos

directed by Maxime Causeret

year: 2016
country: FR
duration: 04:18
A graphical evolution of cells - a humanised exploration of life and birth.


directed by Sarina Nihei

year: 2016
country: US
duration: 03:34
A man walks home, reflecting on imperfect people.

Gelatinous Cube

directed by Dr D Foothead

year: 2016
country: NZ
duration: 03:30
An excavation leads to an object of transformation being discovered.

The Unnatural

directed by Marcos Sánchez

year: 2016
country: CL
duration: 05:22
A girl, a man and a monster wander in the dark.

Too Young

directed by Chris Ullens

year: 2016
country: GB
duration: 03:09
In a stylishly handcrafted miniature world, a bunch of colourful characters depict several clichés of our overly connected, social media addicted and technology-obsessed society.

Wide Awake

directed by Min Liu

year: 2015
country: US
duration: 03:12
Official music video for Wide Awake by A Love Like Pi.

Nou Nen feat. Utae

directed by Sawako Kabuki

year: 2015
country: JP
duration: 03:19
Ex-girlfriend & internal cum & morning-after contraception & man pained at gap between ideals and reality.

Sex Bruise

directed by Conor Grebel

year: 2016
country: US
duration: 03:47
A computer virus designed to attack the game of love starts to tear down the walls of reality.


directed by Jaromír Plachý

year: 2016
country: CZ
duration: 02:40
A little boy’s deep dreaming… Vespering by DVA.


directed by Marilyn Haddad

year: 2016
country: LB
duration: 04:06
Lars is stuck on an island and his sole way to escape is daydreaming.

Dear John

directed by Péter Vácz

year: 2016
country: HU
duration: 04:15
“A couple’s trip to a mountain is interrupted by a black cat who leads them astray into the forest where they discover dark secrets.” – Dear John is an award-winning music video for famous British rock band James.

I Can’t Wait

directed by Simon Medard

year: 2016
country: BE
duration: 02:59
Freely inspired by Esther Pearl Watson’s works, this music video gives life to the small characters that populate her paintings.