MONSTRA Festival

Best Of

Best Of

Perspectives: Shorts 01
Perspectives: Shorts 02
Perspectives: Shorts 03
Perspectives on Portuguese Animation
Perspectives: Shorts 01

Swipe

Country: Pakistan Year: 2020 Duration: 14 mins.
Credits:
Director: Arafat Mazhar

Chthonios

Country: Germany Year: 2021 Duration: 5 mins.
Credits:
Animation Technique: Drawing on paper Director: Maria Steinmetz Producer: Maria Steinmetz Animation: Maria Steinmetz

Polar Bear Bears Boredom

Country: Japan Year: 2021 Duration: 7 mins.
Credits:
Animation Technique: Drawing on paper Director: Koji Yamamura Writers: Koji Yamamura Animation: Koji Yamamura Music: Toruko Onsen

Noir-Soleil

Country: France Year: 2021 Duration: 20 mins.
Credits:
Animation Technique: Hand-painted Director: Marie Larrivé Writers: Marie Larrivé Producer: Eddy Production Animation: Lucas Malbrun Music: Maël Oudin, Pierre Oberkampf

Tunable Mimoid

Country: Australia Year: 2020 Duration: 7 mins.
Credits:
Director: Vladimir Todorovic

Druk

Country: Austria Year: 2020 Duration: 6 mins.
Credits:
Director: Fekry Helal

Monachopsis

Country: Belgium Year: 2020 Duration: 10 mins.
Credits:
Animation Technique: 2D digital and hand drawn animation, mixed media Director: Liesbet van Loon Writers: Liesbet van Loon Producer: Fabrique Fantastique Animation: Marijn Grieten, Andries Berteloot, Liesbet van Loon Music: Louis Vanderhaeghen

Conspiracy

Country: Russia Year: 2021 Duration: 7 mins.
Credits:
Animation Technique: Cut out Director: Andrey Kuznetsov Writers: Andrey Kuznetsov Animation: Andrey Kuznetsov Music: Ivan Uryupin
Perspectives: Shorts 02

Crow

Country: Georgia Year: 2021 Duration: 7 mins.
Credits:
Director: Sandro Katamashvili

One Last Wish

Country: Israel Year: 2021 Duration: 10 mins.
Credits:
Animation Technique: Stop-motion Writers: Galia Osmo, Emi Sfard, Alon Marcus Producer: Galia Osmo Animation: Galia Osmo Music: Alberto Shwartz

Weekly Planner

Country: United Kingdom Year: 2021 Duration: 4 mins.
Credits:
Animation Technique: 2D Computer Animation, Hand-drawn Director: Heidi Sarah Stokes Writers: Heidi Stokes Animation: Heidi Stokes Music: Aivaras Stepukonis

The Sea of Thoughts

Country: Croatia Year: 2021 Duration: 8 mins.
Credits:
Director: Hana Tintor

Instructions For Walking Around the City

Country: Spain Year: 2022 Duration: 8 mins.
Credits:
Writers: Miren Agur Meabe Producer: Lekukelkartea Animation: Olaia Nogales, Alain García, Laida Ruiz, Iker Orueta, Uxue Reinoso, Naiara Mallabia, Raúl Jiménez, Migel Espiga, Sergio Martínez, Naiara Gallego, Ruth Escobar, Itsaso del Pozo, Eider eguren, Daniel Aranda, Beñat uribe-Etxebarria, Ane Melero, Ibai Martín Charro, Maialen Izurza, Jon Ander Terroba, Ainara Alkorta, Amets Zalakain, Lorea Lyons, Xanti Ugarte, Enara Gartzia, Ainhoa Colorado, Txus Gutierrez Solana, Unai Begoña, Argiñe Villa Ocio, Arantza Gaztañaga, Anna Mezz, Andoni Sierra, Leire Muñoz, Jon Aranaiz, Leila Lakab, Itsaso Urrutikoetxea, Liam McDonnell, Lola López, Ángela Jurado, Iana Garmendia, Ane Inés Landeta, Ainhoa Olaso, Oihana Leunda, Arrate López, Aitziber Igartua, Aitor Jimeno, Begoña Vicario Music: Xabier Erkizia

Elusiveness

Country: Serbia Year: 2020 Duration: 7 mins.
Credits:
Director: Marija Vulic, Isidora Vulic

In The Beginning Was Water

Country: Ireland Year: 2021 Duration: 19 mins.
Credits:
Animation Technique: 2D Computer Animation Director: Paweł Kleszczewski, Katarzyna Zimnoch Writers: Paweł Kleszczewski, Katarzyna Zimnoch Producer: Konik Film Studio Animation: Mariusz Kleszczewski Music: Yann Ciennik

Baroudeur

Country: Switzerland Year: 2021 Duration: 8 mins.
Credits:
Animation Technique: 3D Computer Animation Director: Mauro Carraro Writers: Mauro Carraro Producer: Nadasdy Film Animation: Mauro Carraro Music: Pierre Yves Drapeau, Martin Tétreault
Perspectives: Shorts 03

Face Recognition

Country: Estonia Year: 2021 Duration: 7 mins.
Credits:
Animation Technique: 2D Animation Director: Martinus Klemet Writers: Martinus Klemet Producer: Animartinus OÜ Animation: Kadavre Exquis, Martinus Klemet, Noemi Ribic, Kaia Sinilaid Music: Sander Põldsaar

Anima

Country: Iran Year: 2021 Duration: 10 mins.
Credits:
Animation Technique: 2D Computer Director: Mahboobeh Mohammadzaki Writers: Mahboobeh Mohammadzaki, Elahe Cheraghi Producer: Documentary & Experimental Film Center of Iran Animation: Shahriar Farash Biranvand Music: Faraz Taali

Tio

Country: Mexico Year: 2021 Duration: 13 mins.
Credits:
Director: Juan Medina

Message of an Endless Night

Country: Brazil Year: 2021 Duration: 3 mins.
Credits:
Animation Technique: Drawing on paper, Stop-Motion, 2D computer, Cut outs, Photography; Pixilation Director: Tiago Minamisawa Writers: Tiago Minamisawa Producer: Minamisawa Films Animation: Barcabogante Music: Lobo Loco

Crotch Stories

Country: France Year: 2021 Duration: 30 mins.
Credits:
Director: Myleine Guiard-Schmid
Perspectives on Portuguese Animation

Paper Carpenter

Country: Portugal Year: 2021 Duration: 13 mins.
Credits:
Director: Renata Bueno, Daniel Medina

Grid

Country: Portugal Year: 2021 Duration: 14 mins.
Credits:
Director: Alexandre Alagôa

Love You Cicada

Country: Portugal Year: 2021 Duration: 14 mins.
Credits:
Director: Francisco Lança

If

Country: Portugal Duration: 8 mins.
Credits:
Animation Technique: Mixed Director: Ícaro Pintor (Vitor Pires) Writers: Ícaro Pintor (Vitor Pires) Sound: Ícaro Pintor (Vitor Pires)

Stars

Country: Portugal Year: 2021 Duration: 4 mins.
Credits:
Director: Alice Eça Guimarães

Us

Country: Portugal Year: 2021 Duration: 5 mins.
Credits:
Animation Technique: Stop-motion, Drawing on paper Director: Nelson Fernandes Writers: Nelson Fernandes Producer: Nelson Fernandes Animation: Nelson Fernandes

Sweet Spot

Country: Portugal Year: 2021 Duration: 20 mins.
Credits:
Director: Jorge Ribeiro, Paulo Patrício