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Demonstrating the power and scope of animation our selection of commissioned films is thought provoking, informative and entertaining in equal measure. 

Date & Time: Thu, 17 Nov - 13:15
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Approx. Runtime: 65 mins
Certification:12A
Venue: Cinema 2
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Films in this programme:

De Staat: Witch Doctor

Official music video for De Staat's Witch Doctor. With a mesmerising performance in an ash-grey environment, abundant special effects, steroids and a ...

Director: Studio Smack & Floris Kaayk

Year: 2015


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HSBC: Hong Kong Sevens 2016 Descends

A plethora of top international players sweep through the city, each a force of nature, making their way to the tournament. #BringYourGame! This epic ...

Director: Stephen McNally

Year: 2016


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American Indian College Fund: One Percent

Using traditional American Indian beads as metaphor, a single yellow bead leads thousands of other beads to take action, build momentum and together c...

Director: Chel White

Year: 2015


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Weather The Storm

Dickie has run out of toothpaste, but Dot used to do the toiletries shopping. ...

Director: Peter Baynton

Year: 2016


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Shared Hope: Waiting For You To Notice

Waiting For You To Notice is a rich, moody, character-animation piece that walks the viewer through the terrifying world of sex-trafficking, asking if...

Director: Vikkal Parikh

Year: 2015


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Landgrabbing

Ayana and Amaniel’s field was taken by the Ethiopian government and leased to a big European agricultural group. Throughout this the Ethiopian coupl...

Director: Lisa Pozo Nunez

Year: 2015


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Animals Slack

The story follows the creative process of a team of CGI animals as they collaborate to produce a sensational new flying umbrella. ...

Director: Smith & Foulkes

Year: 2016


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The Happy Egg Co.: True Free Range

There’s a huge amount of confusion across the pond surrounding “Free Range” and what it really means. Luckily for them, and us, we poked our bea...

Director: Dan Richards

Year: 2016


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Morning Rituals

A family goes through their usual morning rituals, but this time there's something different about them. ...

Director: Bruno Simoes

Year: 2016


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Hammersmith

Hammersmith is a single-page animation, drawn on paper with charcoal and made in response to extracts from Sean O' Brien's same-titled poem. A fluid, ...

Director: Kate Sweeney

Year: 2016


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White Horses

The haunting journey of a young boy following in another's footsteps. Animated entirely as one shot--time, places, and seasons pass cyclically as the ...

Director: Abraham Dieckman

Year: 2016


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A Self Compassion Exercise

In an animation for Alain de Botton’s School of Life, Joe Bichard draws the daily life of a down-trodden character and their plight to will a little...

Director: Joe Bichard

Year: 2016


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Quand c’est?

The video clip shows the struggle of a man against cancer, represented by a monster. ...

Director: Xavier Reyé & Luc Jr Tam

Year: 2015


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Mytopia

Working on behalf of Wonderstuff Branding Agency we created this fun animation for Joslin Rhodes. We used character animation and the metaphor of a ji...

Director: James Taylor

Year: 2016


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Android: Be together. Not the same.

Rock, paper, and scissors. They couldn’t be more different if they tried. But despite their differences, they belong together and have become one of...

Director: Connor Finnegan

Year: 2016


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Invisible Barriers

The film takes place in a textured and painted abstract world, which sets up the scene of our girl and her journey. As the audience are introduced to ...

Director: Mustashrik

Year: 2016


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Space Rocks!

One of two films commissioned by Royal Observatory Greenwich to explain the difference between the many forms of ‘Space Rocks’ such as Meteors, Me...

Director: Amael Isnard

Year: 2015


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The Last Job on Earth

The Last Job on Earth takes a look at what life in an automated world might be like. It follows Alice, holder of the last recognisable job in the worl...

Director: Moth Collective

Year: 2016


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Doors

Buck was approached by A.A. World Services, Inc. with an open brief, tasked with telling its members' stories, their struggles in the shadow of alcoho...

Director: Buck

Year: 2015


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The Life & Times of William Shakespeare

Created to celebrate 400 years of William Shakespeare for the British Council's #ShakespeareLives initiative, this film introduces the life and times ...

Director: Katie Steed

Year: 2016


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Start With the Arts

In late 2015, Blackpool Sixth Form approached me to talk about making a film; primarily to promote the arts subjects on offer at the college but also ...

Director: Designasaur

Year: 2015


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BBC: Sprout Boy

The animated TV trail, which is narrated by Doctor Who actor Peter Capaldi, follows the story of a sprout, the vegetable everyone loves to hate, and h...

Director: Smith & Foulkes

Year: 2015


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HIAS: For the Refugee

Guided by Jewish values and experience, HIAS is working to address the global refugee crisis by protecting refugees and displaced persons throughout t...

Director: Moth Collective

Year: 2015


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Forest 500

Forest 500 is the world's first ratings agency for rainforests. It tracks how key companies, investors and governments are performing in the race to r...

Director: Moth Collective

Year: 2016


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White Night

An Urban Dance Animation, made as the official promotion for the 'White Night 2016' event in Tel Aviv city. The short clip was made by video rotoscopi...

Director: Naama Zarfaty & Nadia Dubijansky

Year: 2016


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Fleischwelt

Palpal, a little girl, drinks her tea and thinks about something. Suddenly "Federmann" appears and swims. The tea cup is not a cup anymore, but part o...

Director: Ara Jo

Year: 2015


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Modern Love: A Kiss, Deferred

'A Kiss, Deferred' is our contribution to The New York Times' Modern Love column, based on a true story written by Nikolina Kulidžan. ...

Director: Moth Collective

Year: 2015


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Belgian National Lottery

BAFTA winning Dan Ojari and Mikey Please’s tale of a snowman’s dream come true is full of humour, character and that warmth you feel sat beside a ...

Director: Parabella

Year: 2015


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Vitamin X: About To Crack

Some random office employee has a nervous breakdown, and then he finds inner-peace at a punk-rock show. ...

Director: IMOV Studios

Year: 2016


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