The piano

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Aidan Gibbons | 2007
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An old man shares his life story with his young grandchild through evocative music. The song is: ‘Comptine d'un autre été: l'après midi’ composed by: Yann Tiersen. Animation by Aidan Gibbons.

Ormie the Pig

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Ormie wants a cookie | 2010
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Ormie is a pig, in every sense of the word. Pig see cookie; pig want cookie. But they are out of reach...or not? See Ormie's attempts to gain the warm sweet taste that is his obsession. ‘Ormie’ has garnered 8 Festival Awards including Best Short Film (Savannah FF 2010, Palm Springs Int'l Shorts Fest 2010, Sprockets 2010, Seattle Int'l FF 2010) and the Audience Award (New York Int'l Children's FF 2011).

Movement Four

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Eadweard Muybridge | 2012
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‘Eadweard Muybridge’ is a ballet in ten movements played by seven instuments. Movement Four. Animation and music by Edward Rose and Nick Reynolds.

World Water Day

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BDDP Unlimited | 2011
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To mark World Water Day, on March 22nd Solidarités International and its agency BDDP Unlimited will roll out a campaign to build awareness of the scourge of undrinkable water. Today, it is estimated that 3.6 million people, including 1.5 million children under the age of 5, die every year of diseases borne by unhealthy water, making it the world’s leading cause of death. A dedicated web site (www.votregouttedeau.org), will gather signatures for the petition.

Videogioco

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Donato Sansone | 2009
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Animation and concept by Donato Sansone (www.myspace.com/milkyeyes); sound design by Enrico Ascoli (www.enricoascoli.com). Amazing work.

Everything Will Be Ok

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Don Hertzfeldt | 2006
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An everyday guy is prompted to ponder the meaning of his life –or lack thereof– after a series of disturbing events in director Don Hertzfeldt's animated entry into the 2006 Sundance Film Festival. Hertzfeldt continues to completely out-do himself in a style that is all his own. Complex animation which looks incredibly simple. Dense sound layering over a beautiful narrated story. Simplistic and existential.

The facts in the Case of Mister Hollow

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R. Gudiño, V. Marcone | 2008
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An image that tells an entire story. The film centers on an unusual photograph dating back to the 1930s. An investigation of its particulars reveals a tapestry of secrets hidden in the details, and a tale of kidnapping and murder captured in a haunting moment. A remarkable short animation.

Skhizein

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Jérémy Clapin | 2008
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Having been struck by a 150-ton meteorite, Henry has to adapt to living precisely ninety-one centimeters from himself. Unique, compelling and clever – what more could you want from an animated short?

Resonant Chamber

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Wayne Lytle | Animusic
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Animusic is the creation, passion and sole occupation of a programmer/composer named Wayne Lytle, who has spent over a decade perfecting this extremely nichey art form. What's wild about the process is that his proprietary, custom-written software called Animusic Studio, generates the animation automatically –that is, manipulates the fingers, hammers and pluckers of the robots– when fed the MIDI file of his music.

Pipe Dream

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Wayne Lytle | Animusic
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Animusic is the creation, passion and sole occupation of a programmer/composer named Wayne Lytle, who has spent over a decade perfecting this extremely nichey art form. What's wild about the process is that his proprietary, custom-written software called Animusic Studio, generates the animation automatically –that is, manipulates the fingers, hammers and pluckers of the robots– when fed the MIDI file of his music.

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