International Program #3: R18_2019
Warning: Some films in this program contain mid-high levels of violence and sexually explicit material.
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.
Sous Le Cartilage Des Côtes
France, 13’00, 2018
Pierrot has a wound that won’t heal. Pierrot is about to die… or thinks he is.
UK, 5’21, 2018
Adorable comes in all shapes, sizes and forms, it’s energy a wonder to take in.
France, 3’13, 2018
Tension is rising around the table and a sense of impending detonation electrifies the air.
Eunju A-Ra Choi
UK, 4’44, 2018
A visual essay on the commodification of sexual experience based on the on-line testimony of a Korean prostitute.
The Backward Astronomer
USA, 10’07, 2018
A life of New York opulence is punctuated with the discovery of a doorway leading directly to the surface of the moon.
A Double Life
Studio Job, Joris & Marieke
Netherlands, 2’43, 2018
A deliciously dark comedy about a husband and wife whose different ideas of gender conformity lead to an unexpected confrontation.
Canada, 10’15, 2018
A story-within-a-story about the art of creation, doubling as a detailed homage to the animator’s vocation of breathing life into the inanimate.
The Art Of Reducing Noise
UK, 4’17, 2018
In our turbulent times, silence seems like a necessary escape.
My Little Boys-The Lucky Cockroach
Taiwan, 3’28, 2018
The arrival of a huge cockroach triggers an often hilarious shake-up of the father/son relationship in the house.
Italy, 4’40, 2018
The evolution of a human being from his creation to his awareness of the mysteries of the universe portrayed in thick oil paint.
Japan, 3’18, 2017
Isn’t all love at least just a little mad?
France, 12’08, 2018
Have you considered food as a choice rather than a requirement? One of the most awarded films on the circuit this year.