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Animated Antics 15+ Short Film Showcase

23rd October 2017 | Belfast

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Venue Participating School (We Come To You!)
Tickets £4 per pupil
Times Monday 23rd October - Friday 17th November (choose your date and time):

This selection of European short films will showcase various animated styles - from hand drawn animation, to painted animation, 2D, 3D, stop-motion and VFX. The Cinemagic programming team will be on hand to share reviewing tips and guide students in what to look out for when critiquing the shorts.

Dir: Aude Danset – France – 13mins
A mysterious forest, a flower that blossoms, a girl in the flower - So begins a beautiful modern love story.

Child Dream
Dir: Christophe Gérard – France – 11 mins
Floating barges, water that takes human form and puddles deep enough to drown in - Is this a child’s dream?

Dir: Leon Vidmar – Slovenia – 6 mins
Childhood memories fishing with grandpa grow so vivid they invade a man’s reality.

Dir: Maxime Gental, Zoé Pelegrin-Bomel, Edwin Leeds, Pulkita Mathur, Jonathan Valette, Catherine Lardé – France – 7 mins
A child seems to have found his place in this world thanks to his new protector.

Last Stop is the Moon
Dir: Birute Sodeikaite – Poland & Lithuania – 9 mins
A story of a girl who is dealing with an illness inside her imagination.

Dir:  Pierre Ropars, Antonin Derory, Diane Thirault, Jérémie Cottard, Matthieu Druaud, Adrien Zumbihl – France – 8 mins
An ant is plunged into a dark and cold place.

Dir: Job, Joris & Marieke – The Netherlands – 10 mins
A woman, who can’t have children, steals the imaginary friend of a young girl.

Garden Party

Dir: Florian Babikian, Vincent Bayoux, Victor Caire, Théophile Dufresne, Gabriel Grapperon & Lucas Navarro – France – 6 min
In a deserted house, a couple of amphibians explore their surroundings and follow their primal instincts.

Dir: Lucas Durkheim – France – 4 mins
An inexperienced soldier is sent to a surveillance post in the middle of the desert.

Dir: Sue Dunham – UK – 4 mins
Klementhro may not have it all, but at least he has his paddle.

*Please note: Contains moderate language and themes in line with a 15+ classification.

Area of Learning: The Arts, Language and Literacy, Modern Languages, Environment and Society.

Ages: 15+

Cinemagic Patrons

  • Liam Neeson
  • Pierce Brosnan
  • Dermot O’Leary
  • Terry George
  • Brian Cox
  • Lisa Henson
  • Susanne Jones
  • Julian Fellowes
  • Christine Bleakley
  • Seamus McGarvey
  • Ciaran McMenamin
  • Colin Farrell
  • Patrick Bergin
  • Ros Hubbard
  • John Hubbard
  • Gary Knell
  • Rachel Kavanagh
  • Aidan Power
  • Mark Huffam
  • Saoirse Ronan
  • Craig Doyle
  • Robbie Sheehan
  • Bruce Reynolds
  • Marc Mallett
  • Marc Mallett
  • Bronagh Waugh