09/12 14:00 SHORTS Animation 3

Find me, Mother
Director Suchana Saha
04’11”| India | 2018 [B]

Synopsis
A 25 year old takes care of her mother in hospital. They delve into a nostalgic memory. There is an encounter of an undesirable change. How the two accept the change is the story all about.

Director
Suchana was born and brought up in Kolkata. She is currently pursuing her post-graduate diploma in Animation Cinema from Satyajit Ray Film and Television Institute. She did her Bachelor’s in Animation from St. Xavier’s College, Kolkata. She has interned at Eeksaurus in 2014 and Animagic India in 2015.


Scapegoat
Director Cian Luo
03’47”| Taiwan | 2018 [B]

Synopsis
A story about bullying. Someone will be chosen as a scapegoat without reason.

Director
Cian Luo is a student of Taipei National University of the Arts.


The Stained Club
Director Mélanie Lopez, Simon Boucly, Marie Ciesielski, Alice Jaunet, Chan Stéphie Peang, Béatrice Viguier
06’39”| France | 2018 [B]

Synopsis
Finn has stains on his skin. One day, he meets a group of cool kids with different stains on their bodies. He understands that these stains aren’t just pretty.

Biography
Mélanie Lopez, Simon Boucly, Marie Ciesielski, Alice Jaunet, Chan Stéphie Peang, Béatrice Viguier have graduated from Supinfocom Rubika School (Valenciennes, France) with a Master in digital director. In 2018, they co-directed the short film “The Stained Club”


Castle
Director Ryotaro Miyajima
05’00” | Japan | 2019 [B]

Synopsis
During the period of the ‘Provinces at war’, many lives were lost. A castle architect discovers the possible role of a tea room as a place for warriors to regain humanity.

Director
Ryotaro Miyajima – Born in Tokyo, Japan in 1989. Grew up in Bali, Indonesia. Graduated from Tokyo University of the Arts, Department of Intermedia Art. Received master’s degree from Tokyo University of the Arts Graduate School of Film and New Media, Department of Animation in 2017.


Eaten
Director Mohsen Rezapour
07’20”| Iran | 2019 [B]

Synopsis
In a mysterious unknown planet, a rabbit-like creature is eaten; but that’s not the end of the story.

Director
Mohsen Rezapour was born in 1985 Tehran, Iran. He has obtained a B.A. in Graphic Design He is a writer, director and producer of a few short animations, web series and video arts.


Ian, a Moving Story
Director Abel Goldfarb
09’00”| Argentina | 2018 [B]

Synopsis
Ian was born with cerebral palsy. Like all kids, he wants to have friends, but discrimination and bullying keep him from his beloved playground. Ian won’t give up easily, accomplishing something that will surprise everyone.

Director
Abel Goldfarb was born in Buenos Aires in 1979. He studied Film Direction at the prestigious University of Cinema (FUC) in BA. At 17, he won his first screenplay contest. Since 2010 he works with Oscar winner Juan Josè Campanella and since 2004 he’s a lecturer at ORT.


La Noria
Director Carlos Baena
12’00”| Spain | 2018 [B]

Synopsis
A young boy who loves to draw and build ferris wheels encounters strange creatures that turn his life upside down.

Director
Carlos Baena was born in the Canary Islands and raised in Madrid. He had joined Pixar Animation Studios and was nominated for an Annie Award for Best Character Animation for his work on Pixar’s Cars in 2007. His short films ‘Play by Play’ and ‘MarketSt’ have been appeared in festivals across the country and have won multiple awards.