International Program #3

TICKETS (available soon)

The back-bone of the whole MIAF mission. One of seven stunning programs showcasing the awesome diversity of animation made up from 4,000+ submissions. Every technique, every genre, every style – your annual window into the international indie animation universe.

Violent Equation
Antonis Doussias
Greece, 5’00, 2019 (NL)
Ignorance creates fear and envy brings violence. An astonishing proto-visual tour-de-force into a mad collective imagination.

Diyala Muir, Frank Wajda
UK, 3’13, 2019 (Sung)
A carnival of constantly slow-roiling imagery designed to bring visual meaning to the lyrics of an ethereal Frank Wajda track.

Don’t Know What
Thomas Renoldner
Austria, 8’07, 2018 (SL)
“A film that returns to the impulses of cinema, that of creating both magic and humour” (Turku Festival). Best of OIAF too.

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Justin Gueguen, Annastassja Delayen
France, 2’41, 2019 (NL)
A surrealist wander through a fascinating world infused with a 1930’s art deco aura.

Inside Me
Maria Teixeira
Germany, 5’14, 2019 (Subs)
A clear decision surrounded by mixed feelings. A young woman recounts her experience with abortion.

No Objects
Moia Jobin-Pare
Canada, 6’32, 2019 (NL)
An immersive, sensory exploration of the nature of the gesture through photography, scratching and an experimental soundtrack.

Dohyung Kim
South Korea, 6’50, 2019 (Subs)
An affecting look into the mysterious and hidden world of professional mascot training.

Carla Pereira, Juan Fran Jacinto
Spain, 10’35, 2019 (NL)
In his thirties and still living with his mother, a man decides to break free from his inner demons in Kafkaesque style.

Yajun Shi
USA, 2’21, 2019 (NL)
Wherever there is human development, somewhere nature is getting the shorter end of the stick.

Michael Frei
Switzerland, 9’00, 2019 (NL)
How do we define ourselves when we are all equal. An intense exploration of group dynamics.

The Birth Order Experiment
Tom Schroeder
USA, 9’10, 2019 (SL)
A richly luxe faux-doco looking into the results of a highly unusual thesis – a choice new work from a member of MIAF royalty.

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May 15 2021


6:15 pm - 7:40 pm
ACMI - Cinema 1


ACMI - Cinema 1
Fed Square, Melbourne VIC 3000