International Program #5_2019


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.


Delia Hess
Switzerland, 8’41, 2018
The existential poetry of a unique ecosystem can only be maintained if everybody plays their role.

Freaks Of Nurture
Alexandra Lemay
Canada, 6’35, 2017
From great chaos doth fine films emerged – maybe not fully formed but the truth is in there somewhere.

The Watermelon
Tiantian Qiu
France, 3’40, 2018
A sweet ballet of seeds – and whatever can be scooped out.

A Cup Of Joe
Samantha Williams
Netherlands, 1’15, 2018
It’s not a good idea to stand between anybody and their morning coffee, especially this dude.

Indirect Animation
Colin Stanhill
USA, 1’34, 2018
A crazy-good twang-burst of hand-drawn animation from the guy who made our trailer.

The House
Rachel Moore
Canada, 5’22, 2018
Ice, stones, brooms and good friends – a gently hewn look into the sport of social curling.

Cesar Diaz Melendez
Spain, 9’00, 2019
Just watching this is quite the experience – making it must have been epic!

My Grandpa Is Hiding
Anne Huynh
France, 7’11, 2018
A lushly painted memory of a special day that started in swings in a vast garden.

Adrianna Matwiejczuk
Poland, 4’00, 2018
Gradually – ever so gradually – a young woman becomes one with her plants.

At First Sight
Sjaak Rood
Netherlands, 16’10, 2018
The politics are always dirtiest when the stakes are really low.

Vehicles Of Russian Federation
Sasha Svirsky
Russia, 1’45, 2018
An acid-crazy catalogue of transportation options of a place far, far away but oh so close.

Electrician’s Day
Vladimir Leschiov
Latvia, 8’44, 2018
It all started with a power outage at a psychiatric clinic….


Jul 18 2019


6:15 pm - 7:35 pm

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Treasury Theatre
Lower Plaza, 1 Macarthur St, Melbourne VIC 3000