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Travel around the brain with a little, lost thought and discover what it takes to make a great idea.
Directed by Rhiannon Evans
Have you ever wondered what happens to your forgotten objects? In this story, those objects with its 'memory' still attached end up rising from the waters of the magical lake. Scared and lost, memories need help to let go of their objects. Sometimes, it can be as simple as opening a car door or loosening a lid. Other times, memories can have a hard time letting go. Those memories might need more help. This is the story of one of those memories stuck in this world. His name is Moom.
Japan | English
Directed by Robert Kondo, and Daisuke 'Dice' Tsutsumi
Oil, gold and fire are the treasures inside the proud giant mountains. For the little mountain it's impossible to keep up with that. He's just in possession of this tiny, strange and useless SOME THING.
Directed by Elena Walf
Somewhere on a distant ocean, two pirates, Redbeard and Bluebeard, share a bottle of rum, as well as the spoils from their latest haul of booty. A cheerful truce exists between the two men as they divide all the plunder exactly in half… that is until the cabin boy lifts the lid on an unusually long casket.
Directed by Russell Haigh
All the workers in a factory have been instructed to paint stripes on the boxes. The work is getting done in the usual mundane way, until one of the workers decides to paint the boxes differently.
Islamic Republic of Iran
Directed by Babak Nekooei
Ehsan Ansari, Hessam Javaheri,
and Mahnaz Solymannejad
Autumn has set in by the banks of a stream. A series of small animals busy themselves in preparation for the long winter ahead.
Directed by Marjolaine Perreten
Little Ami finds out her mother must leave on a business trip. Mom tells her a white lie to appease her mind while she is away. Find out what happens when the innocent lie turns true in a way neither of them expected.
Directed by Gonzalo San Vicente
This short is a metaphor on the parallels between the lives of trees and people, a lyrical poem on birth and death, an ode to the passage of time. It tells the story of parenthood, going beyond the boundaries of one’s (not only human) life. It is a parable on relationships, apparent hopelessness, and a promise of happiness.
Directed by LUCIE SUNKOVA
Thursday, April 20 | 4:30pm | Mindframe I
Saturday, April 22 | 4:30pm | The Venue
Sunday, April 23 | 9:00am | Five Flags Majestic