SFFF Animation Shorts Program

When:
February 16, 2019 @ 11:00 am
2019-02-16T11:00:00-07:00
2019-02-16T11:15:00-07:00
Where:
Jean Cocteau Cinema
418 Montezuma Ave
Santa Fe, NM 87501
USA
Cost:
10.00

SFFF Animation Shorts Program

 

Pineapple and Coconut (3 mins.) (Dir. Yadid Licht)

The life stories of a coconut and a pineapple, as told through 9 phone screens.

Icons (7 mins.) (Dir. Ronnie Cramer)

Five hundred years of world art in five minutes, featuring three dozen iconic works rendered with nylon-tip pen and animated old school style.

Prison Zoo(4 mins.) (Dir. Alix Lambert)

A fast-talking fox ends up behind bars. It ain’t easy to figure out where it all went wrong.

He Was 28(4 mins.) (Dir. Alix Lambert and Sam Chou)

An anonymous forensic artist in Tennessee recalls growing up with her brother.

Kintsugi (Dir. Jiayuan Liu) (15 mins.)

A little girl finds an unexpected way to connect to the memory of her late grandmother, with the help of a mysterious friend.

Palomino (Dir. Daniel Salazar) (5 mins.)

A series of impulsive decisions are driven by cruelty, justice and a sense of duty.

Bubble (Dir Case Jernigan) (3 mins.)

The divisive nature of American politics is shown in a rapid sequence of rednecks, priests and fighter planes from hundreds of ink drawings, cut paper elements, and collage.

Bartleby (Dir. Laura Naylor) (11 mins.)

An unassuming Wall Street lawyer finds himself beset by a new employee, Bartleby, who won’t work – in an ongoing act of passivity. A quiet, dogged battle of the wills ensues in this stopmotion reimagining of a Melville classic.

Carlotta’s Face (Dirs. Valentin Riedl, Frédéric Schuld) (5 mins.)

Watching herself in the mirror, Carlotta each day views the face of a different woman.

Fuse (Dir. Shadi Abab) (7 mins.)

A group of men heatedly discuss how to kill a little mouse.

Roundabout (Dir. Noah Gavrich) (7 mins.)

Pharaoh(5 mins.) (Dirs. Derrick Forkel and Mitchell Jao)

In a legacy of tradition, a newly ordained Pharaoh must learn and decide what kind of ruler she wants to be for her people.

A Long Way From Home(4 mins.) (Dirs. Andy Tai, Eduardo Enriquez)

In an old western tavern, the fate of a town is about to change when an outsider arrives and doesn’t have the money to pay for a glass of water.

House of Seven Gables (27 mins.) (Dir. Ben Wickey)

Haunted by the dark days of witchcraft hysteria in New England, the Pyncheon family endeavors to lift a family curse and find buried treasure

Q&A TO FOLLOW

Showing on Saturday February 16 2019 11:00 AM (110 Minutes)

Jean Cocteau Cinema – Main Screen
General Admit

What I’m Watching and Reading

The Great Gatsby F. Scott Fitzgerald
LoTR J.R.R. Tolkien
Watership Down. Richard Adams
The Once and Future King T.H. White
Lord of Light Roger Zelzany
A Wizard of Earthsea Ursula K. LeGuin
The Prince of Tides Pat Conroy
A Tale of Two Cities Charles Dickens
Catch-22 Joseph Heller

Favorite Music - Grateful Dead, Janis Ian

Favorite TV: (short list- he loves TV) Rome, Deadwood, The Expanse, Boardwalk Empire, Big Bang Theory

Favorite Science Fiction & Fantasy Movies: Aliens, The Princess Bride, Blade Runner, LOTR, Dark City, Pan’s Labyrinth, Hell Boy

 

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