MONSTRA Festival

Monstrinha

Monstrinha

School: 3-5
School: 6-9
School: 10-14
Generation M
Family Program I
Family Program II
Baby Monstra
School: 3-5

My Friend Tiger

Country: Russia Year: 2021 Duration: 7 mins.
Sinopsys:
A girl and Tiger ride their bicycle through a springtime town to get fresh buns. They are best friends, growing up together, playing together, enjoying their lives, till one day one of them finds the city too small.
Credits:
Animation Technique: 2D Computer Animation Director: Tatiana Kiseleva Writers: Tatiana Kiseleva, Andrey Parygin Producer: Soyuzmultfilm Animation: Tatiana Kiselva, Andrey Parygin

URSA - The song of the Northern Lights

Country: Norway Year: 2021 Duration: 10 mins.
Sinopsys:
A little polar bear Ursa is alone in the cold dark Arctic. In hope to find his mother, he walks through a blizzard, through icy cold tundra and sharp ice hummocks, towards the northern lights and the magic song. On his way, Ursa faces many challenges and meets different Arctic animals – friends and enemies.
Credits:
Animation Technique: 2D Computer Animation Director: Natalia Malykhina Producer: Ulvenfilm AS Animation: Masta Volkova, Natalia Malykhina, Igor Makushev Music: Band Jarŋŋa

Orchestra Rehearsal

Country: Russia Year: 2021 Duration: 7 mins.
Sinopsys:

The musician is late for the Philharmonic. There is no one else to leave his daughter with... In the meantime, the orchestra had already started the rehearsal.

 
Credits:
Animation Technique: 2D Computer Animation Director: Tatiana Okruzhnova Writers: Tatiana Okruzhnova Producer: Soyuzmultfilm Animation: Elena Petrova, Tatyana Smaragdova, Tatyana Okruzhnova, Ekaterina Ovchinnikova Music: Sergey Skripka

Who’s on a Lead?

Country: Ukraine Year: 2021 Duration: 4 mins.
Sinopsys:
A dachshund on a leash pulls his master forward, despite all the barriers that occur on their way. The dachshund thinks that he pulls not his master but something huge and heavy.
Credits:
Animation Technique: Clay Director: Stepan Koval Writers: Hryhoriy Falkovych Producer: Novatorfilm Animation: Sergii Slesarevskyi Music: Volodymyr Bystriakov

Little Snowman

Country: Russia Year: 2020 Duration: 4 mins.
Sinopsys:

Once, all the carrots disappeared in a family of snowmen. But it turned out that, for a snowman, the nose of a carrot is not the most essential thing: compassion and kindness are much more important.

 
Credits:
Animation Technique: Puppets Director: Aleksey Pochivalov Writers: Aleksey Pochivalov Producer: Soyuzmultfilm Animation: Aleksey Pochivalov Music: Galaktion Prudkovo Orchestra





School: 6-9

Hindsight's 2020

Country: United Kingdom Year: 2021 Duration: 5 mins.
Sinopsys:

Hindsight's 2020 is a bedtime story of hope and optimism. Set in a post-pandemic future, a big brother reads a bedtime story to his inquisitive younger sibling. Following the viral success of the original version The Great Realisation by Tomfoolery, Hindsight's 2020 marks the one year anniversary of its release and has been beautifully reimagined in stunning animated form by Made Abroad.

Credits:
Animation Technique: 2D Computer Animation Director: Alita Serra, Rosa Beiroa, Tomfoolery Writers: Tomfoolery Producer: Probably Tomfoolery Ltd. Animation: Alita Serra, Rosa Beiroa Music: Katie Phillips

The Secret of Mr. Nostoc

Country: France Year: 2021 Duration: 11 mins.
Sinopsys:
Mr. Nostoc lives in an hectic city. Not stressed by or pressed for time, he goes to work and always has a new surprise under his hat. When the night comes, he goes into his attic and stays there for hours. Working on his secret.
Credits:
Animation Technique: Puppets Director: Patrice Seiler, Maxime Marion Writers: Patrice Seiler, Maxime Marion Producer: Patrice Seiler, Maxime Marion Animation: Patrice Seiler Music: Amaury Sabau

My Name is Fear

Country: Germany Year: 2021 Duration: 5 mins.
Sinopsys:
The charming emotion that lives in your head, "Fear", wants to give an interview. Maybe you can become friends! Or is there a reason to be afraid of being afraid?
Credits:
Animation Technique: 2D & 3D Computer Animation, Cut-outs Director: Eliza Płocieniak-Alvarez Writers: Eliza Płocieniak-Alvarez Producer: Blaue Pampelmuse Animation: Eliza Płocieniak-Alvarez, Tobi Trebeljahr Music: Johannes Weiland

Monkey Domino

Country: Germany Year: 2021 Duration: 4 mins.
Sinopsys:
An ape is reminiscing about his life in the jungle. At the zoo he meets a manager and his daughter, who is a great fan of animals. The manager can hardly get around to do his job via mobile and laptop, while the Orangutan and the girl both have a lot of fun together. A chain of occasional events changes his cage life forever.
Credits:
Animation Technique: 2D Computer Animation Director: Ulf Grenzer Writers: Ulf Grenzer Animation: Ulf Grenzer, Maxi Alker, Franziska Poike, Beatrice Matis Music: Ephraim Peise

A Stone in the Shoe

Country: France Year: 2020 Duration: 12 mins.
Sinopsys:
A pupil turns up to his new class for the first time. This pupil, however, is different to the others: he’s a frog in a class of rabbits.
Credits:
Animation Technique: Puppets Director: Eric Montchaud Writers: Eric Montchaud, Cécile Polard Producer: XBO Films, Nadasdy Film Animation: Eric Montchaud Music: Pierre Bastien

Lost Brain

Country: Switzerland Year: 2021 Duration: 7 mins.
Sinopsys:
One day, Louise, the crocodile, accidentally sneezes her brain out. To top it all off, it even escapes! This suddenly makes it difficult for Louise to perform the simplest tasks and nothing works out anymore.
Credits:
Animation Technique: 2D Computer Animation Director: Isabelle Favez Writers: Isabelle Favez Producer: Nadasdy Film , RTS Radio Télévision Suisse Animation: Isabelle Favez Music: Jérôme Vittoz

C-Attraction

Country: Russia Year: 2021 Duration: 3 mins.
Sinopsys:
Once, a hyperactive black kitten is brought to the house where the white cat lives. They are very different and, at first, they cannot live peacefully together. However, chance leads them to become friends.
Credits:
Animation Technique: 2D Computer Animation Director: Anastasia Rodionova, Valiantsina Tsedzik Writers: Anastasia Rodionova, Valiantsina Tsedzik Producer: Institute of Business and Design Animation: Anastasia Rodionova, Valiantsina Tsedzik

Hungry

Country: France Year: 2021 Duration: 3 mins.
Sinopsys:
A starving schoolteacher reprimands voracious children at the cafeteria. Until… she surrenders to some blasting mayo-shrimp.
Credits:
Animation Technique: Cut-outs Director: Raphaëlle Martinez Writers: Raphaëlle Martinez Producer: Tant Mieux Prod. Animation: Marine Blin Music: Frédéric Marchand








School: 10-14

The Invention of Less

Country: Switzerland Year: 2021 Duration: 3 mins.
Sinopsys:

Due to global warming, a young polar bear has to leave her home in the summer of 2031 to move to Zurich. Together with all other animals, she tries to make a living, until she suddenly has an idea that will change the world forever.

 
Credits:
Animation Technique: 2D Computer Animation Director: Noah Erni Writers: Noah Erni Producer: Studio Uuuh! Animation: Marion Täschler, Marco Ellensohn, Noah Erni

Looking at Childhood

Country: France Year: 2021 Duration: 3 mins.
Sinopsys:
An old man is visited by the young boy he once was. Past and present are reunited for an instant.
Credits:
Animation Technique: Puppets Director: Camille Scudier Writers: Camille Scudier Producer: Tant Mieux Prod. Animation: Marine Blin Music: Yan Volsy

Shell in Love

Country: Bulgaria Year: 2020 Duration: 16 mins.
Sinopsys:
A timid snail, scarred by a childhood trauma, spends his time hiding away in his shell where he has created an imaginary version of the outside world. After a chance encounter with love, he will have to face his fears and discover the wonders of reality.
Credits:
Animation Technique: 2D & 3D Computer Animation Director: Svilen Dimitrov Writers: Svilen Dimitrov Producer: Miramar Film Animation: Svilen Dimitrov, Nasko Karakolev Music: Petko Manchev

Hypo-gravitation

Country: Israel Year: 2021 Duration: 10 mins.
Sinopsys:
A story about a relationship between a mother and her daughter, who are forced to learn to live together after the daughter gets sick with a mysterious illness and begins to hover in the air.
Credits:
Animation Technique: 2D Computer Animation Director: Jacob Arenber‏ Writers: Jacob Arenber‏ Producer: Constanza Film Animation: Tal Tsfati Music: Shaul Besser

Dream Vehicle

Country: Poland Year: 2021 Duration: 8 mins.
Sinopsys:
The film about Mieczysław Bekker is the story of a man who managed to fulfill his childhood dream. As a child, observing the moon, he could never guess that, in his adult life, he would become one of the designers of the Lunar Roving Vehicle.
Credits:
Animation Technique: 2D Computer Animation Director: Michał Mróz Writers: Sylwia Kalisz-Mróz Producer: Michał Mróz Animation: Michał Mróz Music: Krzysztof Łochowicz

The Digital Explorers - Cyber Security

Country: Belgium Year: 2021 Duration: 2 mins.
Sinopsys:
What is cyber awareness? What risks are we facing online? Our DIGITAL EXPLORERS will equip you with a few superpowers to sharpen your cyber skills. You will discover how kindness, wisdom, social skills, magic key, reverse gear and strength all play a special role online. And always remember to Think Before U Click!
Credits:
Animation Technique: 2D Computer Animation Director: CartoonBase Producer: European Service Network S.A. Animation: CartoonBase, Alix Garin

Mr Practical

Country: Poland Year: 2020 Duration: 10 mins.
Sinopsys:
Mr. Practical is an orderly and efficient worker and citizen. Despite the fact that he is doing everything perfectly, his life is getting sadder and sadder. The pills don't help, so he buys a cat whose purr is said to improve his mood. However, the cat will not purr until he feels truly loved. What will Mr. Practical do now? There was nothing about love in his excel sheets!
Credits:
Animation Technique: 2D Computer Animation Director: Michał Poniedzielski, Dominik Litwiniak Writers: Roksana Jędrzejewska - Wróbel Producer: Running Rabbit Films Animation: Dominik Litwiniak







Generation M

The Secrets of the World’s Most Famous Symphony

Country: United States Year: 2021 Duration: 5 mins.
Sinopsys:
Discover what makes Ludwig van Beethoven’s Symphony Number Five a musical masterpiece, and uncover the story behind its inception.
Credits:
Animation Technique: 2D Computer Animation Director: Yael Reisfeld Producer: Bethany Cutmore-Scott, TEDEd Animation: Yael Reisfeld

Tinkering

Country: France Year: 2021 Duration: 3 mins.
Sinopsys:
Oh, how chance and love must meet so a child can be born! Future parents, picture this grand handiwork.
Credits:
Animation Technique: 2D Computer Animation Director: Salome Hammann Producer: Tant Mieux Prod. Animation: Marine Blin Music: Yan Volsy

My Father's Damn Camera!

Country: Slovenia Year: 2021 Duration: 7 mins.
Sinopsys:
A reckless boy persistently seeks the attention of his father, a photographer. His father’s artistic chaos and obsessive fascination with photography-life will eventually become essential elements for strengthening their bond. A film that intertwines hand-drawn and stop animation in collage technique on a ride through the archive of Slovenian photographer Dragiša Modrinjak.
Credits:
Animation Technique: 2D Computer Animation, Objects Director: Miloš Tomić Writers: Miloš Tomić Producer: Bonobostudio Animation: Miloš Tomić, Aleksandar Petković, Isidora Vulić Music: Širom – Ana Kravanja, Iztok Koren, Samo Kutin

What Resonates in Silence

Country: France Year: 2020 Duration: 8 mins.
Sinopsys:
Hiding death does not make it disappear. A little girl who suffered from the silence of adults felt dispossessed of her right to mourn. As an adult, she recounts the tender gestures that bind her to the dead.
Credits:
Animation Technique: 2D Computer Animation, painting Director: Marine Blin Writers: Marine Blin Producer: Papy3D Productions Animation: Nancy Bens, Kris Van Alphen Music: Beo Brockhausen

Lock Town

Country: Germany Year: 2021 Duration: 3 mins.
Sinopsys:

Corona-time, a man alone in his apartment. Feeling claustrophobic, he changes his identity from Sartre to Joyce to a growing and then melting iceberg and back. He shakes the window, the house moves...

 
Credits:
Animation Technique: 2D Computer Animation Director: Klaus Hoefs Writers: Klaus Hoefs Animation: Klaus Hoefs

Please Don't Touch

Country: France Year: 2021 Duration: 9 mins.
Sinopsys:
As regras de um museu são simples: não corra, não toque, não grite e nunca desobedeça.
Credits:
Animation Technique: 2D Computer Animation Director: Capucine Gougelet Writers: Capucine Gougelet Producer: Pentacle Productions Animation: Capucine Gougelet, Capucine Muller

When We Fell

Country: United Kingdom Year: 2021 Duration: 4 mins.
Sinopsys:
Landscapes gave way, a bird flew by. A rolling canvas and one-take animation explore the wafer thin line between freedom and obliteration. Nothing can be taken for granted in this life. Everything changes, falls. The lived experience of this truth is captured by the journey of a bird through ever-shifting landscapes, on paper that also crumbles and rips before our very eyes.
Credits:
Animation Technique: Cut-outs, 2D Computer Animation Director: Ben Spooner, Morgan Twiston Davies Animation: Morgan Twiston Davies Music: Sponn

All Those Sensations in My Belly

Country: Croatia, Portugal Year: 2021 Duration: 13 mins.
Sinopsys:

While transitioning from male gender to female, Matia struggles with finding a sincere intimate relationship with a heterosexual male.

Credits:
Animation Technique: 2D Computer Animation Director: Marko Dješka Writers: Marko Dješka Producer: Adriatic Animation , BAP Animation Studio Animation: Hana Tintor, Laura Martinović, David Lovrić, Marko Dješka, Draško Ivezić Music: Sofie Birch, Gustavo Lima

Oh, No!

Country: Russia Year: 2021 Duration: 6 mins.
Sinopsys:
Sometimes something suddenly seems annoyingly unacceptable. A failure comes and a bummer happens.
Credits:
Animation Technique: 2D Computer Animation Director: Ivan Maximov Writers: Ivan Maximov Producer: Master-Film Animation: Ivan Maximov, Tanya Yatsyna, Sveta Razgulyaeva, Dasha Dementieva Music: Artem Fadeev









Family Program I

Under the Clouds

Country: Russia Year: 2021 Duration: 4 mins.
Sinopsys:
Walter the Lamb wants more than anything else to become a free and beautiful cloud. But the path towards his dream turns out to be truly difficult and unpredictable.
Credits:
Animation Technique: 2D Computer Animation Director: Vasilisa Tikunova Writers: Vasilisa Tikunova Producer: Soyuzmultfilm Animation: Ksenia Agafonova, Anastasia Popova, Alexey Yatsutko, Yuri Tomilov, Linda Antsygina, Valentina Shargatova Music: Maria Leonova

The Extraordinary Story of Bruna

Country: Spain Year: 2021 Duration: 7 mins.
Sinopsys:
One night, a strong gust of wind blows Bruna far away from her home.
Credits:
Animation Technique: Puppets Director: Marc Ribba, Anna Solanas Writers: Anna Solanas, Marc Riba Producer: I+G Stop Motion Animation: Marc Riba Music: Xavi Lloses

Franzy's Soup-Kitchen

Country: France, Georgia Year: 2021 Duration: 9 mins.
Sinopsys:
Lonely alien Chef Franzy discovers that her special pink soup is not just delicious, but also magical, when she shares it with starving creatures living on a strange planet.
Credits:
Animation Technique: 2D Computer Animation Director: Ana Chubinidze Writers: Ana Chubinidze Producer: Folimage Animation: Elene Chichashvili, Ana Chubinidze, Eric Eglène, Khatia Iatashvili Music: Erekle Gestadze, Zviad Mgebry

Stars in the Rain

Country: Iran Year: 2021 Duration: 10 mins.
Sinopsys:
On a rainy day, passengers on a train see a boy boarding. His presence is like a brief miracle.
Credits:
Animation Technique: 2D & 3D Computer Animation Director: Sara Namjoo Writers: Sara Namjoo Producer: Documentary and Experimental Film Center (DEFC) Animation: Sara Namjoo

Kiko and the Animals

Country: France Year: 2020 Duration: 7 mins.
Sinopsys:
Kiko is a nightmare for all animals. He bullies them all the time, not even the smallest mouse can escape from him! How can the animals stand up and make him understand that they are just like him, capable of emotions, love, and respect?
Credits:
Animation Technique: 2D Computer Animation Director: Yawen Zheng Writers: Yawen Zheng Producer: Folimage, Nadasdy Films Animation: Toby Jackman, Lisa Matuszak, Morten Riisberg Hansen Music: Nathanaël Bergèse

The Seagulls

Country: France Year: 2021 Duration: 3 mins.
Sinopsys:
In between a pond, some seagulls, and a Grandpa’s love paying off, a young woman remembers a sweet childhood memory.
Credits:
Animation Technique: Puppets Director: Lara Mattelart Producer: Tant Mieux Prod. Animation: Marine Blin

Wherever the Stone Doth Fall

Country: Italy Year: 2021 Duration: 12 mins.
Sinopsys:
Once upon a time, there was a pond where Gerda, the frog, lived. There was also a king who gave a stone to his son and said: "where this stone falls, you will get a wife". As it often happens in fairy tales, fate offers unexpected possibilities: the stone falls into the pond and the prince is now tied to Gerda the frog.
Credits:
Animation Technique: Puppets Director: Beatrice Pucci Animation: Beatrice Pucci

A Stone in the Shoe

Country: France Year: 2020 Duration: 12 mins.
Sinopsys:
A pupil turns up to his new class for the first time. This pupil, however, is different to the others: he’s a frog in a class of rabbits.
Credits:
Animation Technique: Puppets Director: Eric Montchaud Writers: Eric Montchaud, Cécile Polard Producer: XBO Films, Nadasdy Film Animation: Eric Montchaud Music: Pierre Bastien

Greece Treasures

Country: Latvia Year: 2020 Duration: 11 mins.
Sinopsys:
A pensioner has arrived in Halkidiki, Greece. While fishing from his boat, he pulls out an old amphora, but its bottom breaks off and falls into the sea. The old man calls a "Rescue team" for help.
Credits:
Animation Technique: Puppets Director: Janis Cimmermanis Writers: Maris Putnins Producer: Animācijas Brigāde Animation: Janis Cimmermanis
Family Program II

Sympathy Syndrome

Country: Iran Year: 2021 Duration: 7 mins.
Sinopsys:

A kid is home, but the will to watch the beauty of the city makes him leave the house. Why does being outside worry them?

 
Credits:
Animation Technique: 2D Computer Animation Director: Maral Alizadeh Writers: Maral Alizadeh Producer: KANOON, Institute for the Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults Animation: Maral Alizadeh Music: Saba Alizadeh

Ole-Luk-Oie

Country: Poland Year: 2021 Duration: 13 mins.
Sinopsys:
Ole Lukøje, an adaptation of Hans Christian Andersen's fairy tale, is a magical journey into the land of sleep and imagination. An attempt to tame the phenomenon of dreams and the  childish (but not only) fear of the night and death. When Hjalmar falls asleep, Ole-Luk-Oie comes down from the moon and sits on the bedside. He invites Hjalmar on a journey through his dreams. He turns his room into a forest where, like birds, Hjalmar's books and notebooks start flying. Another time, Ole brings a swallow, which takes Hjalmar on a sky expedition to the clouds and they fly to the moon at night. One day Ole introduces Hjalmar to his brother, who only comes to people on earth once...
Credits:
Animation Technique: Painting Director: Joanna Jasińska-Koronkiewicz Writers: Joanna Jasińska – Koronkiewicz Producer: TV Studio of Animated Films Ltd. Animation: Joanna Jasińska – Koronkiewicz Music: Maciej Zieliński Sound: Paweł Piechura

Leaving

Country: France Year: 2020 Duration: 4 mins.
Sinopsys:
Louise gets scolded by her mother who tells her to do her homework. Rather than doing it, she plays with an airplane. When the girl finally starts working, she writes by going in blindly and then fully immerses herself in the story she creates about an imaginary creature called Mako. Mako runs away from her parents and gets lost on her voyage, when she sadly realizes that she lost her home by going on this journey. As for Louise, she reconnects with her mother through writing this story.
Credits:
Animation Technique: 2D Computer Animation, Puppets, Cut-Outs Director: Nils Balleydier Writers: Nils Balleydier Producer: Institut Sainte-Geneviève Animation: Nils Balleydier Music: Thomas Pironneau

How I Overcame My Fear of Humans

Country: France Year: 2020 Duration: 9 mins.
Sinopsys:
Dedaliah is a spider. Near death, she wonders: if I hadn't been so afraid of humans, could I have gone to New York with my best friend?
Credits:
Animation Technique: 2D Computer animation Director: Helene Ducrocq Writers: Helene Ducrocq Animation: Helene Ducrocq Music: Helene Ducrocq

Tonka Will Do It Tomorrow

Country: Croatia Year: 2021 Duration: 7 mins.
Sinopsys:
Tonka likes putting things off for tomorrow, be it homework, walking the dog or putting away her toys, it really doesn’t matter. Because of that, she got “Tomorrowings”, which attacks children who leave things for tomorrow.
Credits:
Animation Technique: 2D Computer Animation Director: Morana Dolenc Writers: Morana Dolenc, Jelena Pervan Animation: Mirta Brkulj Music: Anita Valo, Meri Jaman

This Place

Country: France Year: 2021 Duration: 3 mins.
Sinopsys:
Separated from her land and house, a young woman faces exile and tries to recreate a place she could call home.
Credits:
Animation Technique: 2D Computer Animation, Cut-outs Director: Daniella Schnitzer Producer: Tant Mieux Prod. Animation: Marine Blin

The Landing

Country: Finland Year: 2021 Duration: 9 mins.
Sinopsys:
A family holiday in a zoo is interrupted when an unknown species tries to enter the zone.
Credits:
Animation Technique: Puppets Director: Kaisa Penttilä Writers: Kaisa Penttilä Animation: kaisa penttilä Music: Sakari Salli

The Secret of Mr. Nostoc

Country: France Year: 2021 Duration: 11 mins.
Sinopsys:
Mr. Nostoc lives in an hectic city. Not stressed by or pressed for time, he goes to work and always has a new surprise under his hat. When the night comes, he goes into his attic and stays there for hours. Working on his secret.
Credits:
Animation Technique: Puppets Director: Patrice Seiler, Maxime Marion Writers: Patrice Seiler, Maxime Marion Producer: Patrice Seiler, Maxime Marion Animation: Patrice Seiler Music: Amaury Sabau
Baby Monstra

Snail's Breakfast

Country: Russia Year: 2021 Duration: 7 mins.
Sinopsys:

In a world where stories are losing their value, all that remains is to enjoy the ever-encroaching nature, and feed on falling fruits. In this world, the city has long since lost its outlines, there are no roads, no streets left to be seen, only artifacts that no longer perform any function – and its only inhabitants are snails that never leave their houses.

 
Credits:
Animation Technique: 2D Computer Animation Director: Eugeniy Fadeyev Writers: Eugeniy Fadeyev Producer: School-Studio “SHAR” Animation: Polina Golishkova, Eugeniy Fadeyev Music: Alexey Prosvirnin

The Patchwork Song

Country: Germany Year: 2021 Duration: 3 mins.
Sinopsys:
The official music video from the children's TV series PATCHWORK PALS by Angela Steffen.
Credits:
Animation Technique: 2D Computer Animation Director: Angela Steffen Writers: Claudia Kaiser, Martin Lickleder Producer: Studio FILM BILDER Animation: Urtze Zintler, Eliza Płocieniak-Alvarez, Sofiia Melnyk, Nora Back, Christoph Horch, Ara Jo, Frauke Striegnitz, Dirk Reddig Music: Claudia Kaiser, Martin Lickleder

Bridge to the City

Country: Ukraine Year: 2021 Duration: 4 mins.
Sinopsys:
Once upon a time, the small bridge perched near a small town. A lot has changed since then, but the bridge remembers old times and can tell us about it.
Credits:
Animation Technique: Puppets, Clay Director: Klym Klymchuk Writers: Hryhorii Falkovych, Stepan Koval Animation: Klym Klymchuk, Hanna Tykha, Anastasia Falileeva Music: US Orchestra

Papa is Big, I am Small

Country: Italy, Russia Year: 2021 Duration: 3 mins.
Sinopsys:
A short and tender story about a little girl who sees off her sailor father in a far away journey. Her childhood imagination will brighten up the long wait.
Credits:
Animation Technique: 2D Computer Animation, Cut-outs Director: Anya Ru, Masha Rumyantseva Writers: Anya Ru, Masha Rumyantseva Animation: Maria Rumyantseva Music: Maxim Popov

Trails Of The Morning

Country: France Year: 2021 Duration: 3 mins.
Sinopsys:
Here comes a little girl who’s more of a morning person than Morning itself… and offers us a tender and touching portrait of friendship.
Credits:
Animation Technique: 2D Computer Animation Director: Masa Avramovic Producer: Tant Mieux Prod. Animation: Marine Blin Music: Yan Volsy

I Love Loving Mum

Country: Ukraine Year: 2021 Duration: 4 mins.
Sinopsys:
A boy paints with watercolours that he got as a gift. He paints his mom, dad, grandma, grandpa. As the inspiration gets the best of him, he starts painting on the walls.
Credits:
Animation Technique: Puppets, Clay Director: Stepan Koval Writers: Hryhorii Falkovych, Stepan Koval Producer: MOVA Animation Animation: Andrii Slesarevskiy, Stepan Koval, Nadia Limova, Klym Klymchuk, Olha Babytska Music: Volodymyr Bystriakov

Little Snowman

Country: Russia Year: 2020 Duration: 4 mins.
Sinopsys:

Once, all the carrots disappeared in a family of snowmen. But it turned out that, for a snowman, the nose of a carrot is not the most essential thing: compassion and kindness are much more important.

 
Credits:
Animation Technique: Puppets Director: Aleksey Pochivalov Writers: Aleksey Pochivalov Producer: Soyuzmultfilm Animation: Aleksey Pochivalov Music: Galaktion Prudkovo Orchestra

URSA - The song of the Northern Lights

Country: Norway Year: 2021 Duration: 10 mins.
Sinopsys:
A little polar bear Ursa is alone in the cold dark Arctic. In hope to find his mother, he walks through a blizzard, through icy cold tundra and sharp ice hummocks, towards the northern lights and the magic song. On his way, Ursa faces many challenges and meets different Arctic animals – friends and enemies.
Credits:
Animation Technique: 2D Computer Animation Director: Natalia Malykhina Producer: Ulvenfilm AS Animation: Masta Volkova, Natalia Malykhina, Igor Makushev Music: Band Jarŋŋa