Short Film Competition 5
Short Film Competition 5

Loaded with creative, mind-hurtling madness and absurdity. We’ve got rapping hot dog buns (Butter Ya’ Self), pissed-off heroes (Laika studios gut-busting, A Tale of Momentum & Inertia), groundbreaking music videos (Unity, The Terror Pulse), and a bunch of indescribably enlightening weirdness (365, Superjail, Crazy Little Thing, The Obvious Child).

The competition screenings are collections of the best new animation work selected from over 2,000 entries. They feature a mixture of short independent films, TV commercials, series, student films, music videos, and more. Sit with the Festival jury and decide which films you think should win.

Individual tickets are available online soon and 30 minutes before showtime for all other screenings. Passholders have priority seating at all GALA screenings (jury and filmmakers in attendance). Animation Six-Pack ticket holders are given passholder priority. 

Les films en compétition projetés sont la sélection du meilleur de l'animation, choisis parmi
2 000 concurrents. Nous présenterons en vedette des court métrages indépendants, des commerciaux et des émissions de télévision, des films étudiants, des vidéoclips de musique, et plus encore. Joignez-vous au jury du Festival pour choisir vos films favoris.

Les billets à l'unité sont disponibles en ligne et 30 minutes à l'avance pour toutes les autres projections. Les titulaires d'un laissez-passer sont prioritaires pour les places assises aux projections de GALA (auxquelles assistent le jury et les réalisateurs). Les titulaires de billets demi-douzaine d'animation disposent de la même priorité pour les places assises.

Friday September 19th 2014
ByTowne Cinema (GALA)
9:15 PM - 10:30 PM
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Saturday September 20th 2014
Ottawa Little Theatre
11 AM - 12:15 PM
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Film Title Director(s) Production Company Nationality  
1.Dance of Death Choi Ye Won, Lee young guen & Park So YoungGyeonggi Arts High SchoolSouth KoreaD - High School
2.Butter Ya'Self Julian PetschekUSAD - Undergraduate
3.365 Greg McLeod & Myles McLeodThe Brothers McleodUKC - Experimental
4.The Man Who Mistook His Wife For A Hat Ross HoggThe Glasgow School of ArtUKD - Undergraduate
5.KEN mode 'The Terror Pulse' Christopher MillsNumber Four Films IncorporatedCanadaE - Music Video
6.Think Before You Buy! 'Life Hazards' Edmunds JansonsAtom Art, VFS FilmsLatviaE - Promotional
7.Alfred Jarry & 'Pataphysics Skizz CyzykUSAC - Narrative
8.Superjail! 'SUPERHELL!' Christy KaracasTitmouse, Inc.USAE - Series for Adults
9.Animation School Dropout Vince CollinsUSAC - Experimental
10.Somewhere Nicolas MénardRoyal College of ArtUKD - Graduation
11.Heaven's Countryland 'Part 4: Children' David OReillyAdult SwimUSAE - Series for Adults
12.Supervenus Frederic Doazan12fps.netFranceC - Narrative
13.Vrijwilligers Academie Amsterdam (Volunteers Academy Amsterdam) Robert BolwijnCatfishfilmsNetherlandsE - Promotional
14.Yodomi no sawagi (Crazy Little Thing) Onohana .Tokyo University of the ArtsJapanD - Graduation
15.Amnesty International 'Stop the Show (aka WAR)' Max HattlerUK & Spain/GermanyE - Promotional
16.Christopher Bono 'Unity' Tobias StretchOur Silent CanvasUSAE - Music Video
17.The Obvious Child Stephen IrwinUKC - Narrative
18.A Tale of Momentum & Inertia Kameron Gates (Director) & Kirk Kellley (Creative Director)HouseSpecialUSAC - Narrative
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