The short films:

Alaska

  • Year: 2020
  • Country: Russian Federation
  • Director: Oxana Kuvaldina
  • Duration: 7min

This is a story about a young husky dog – the spirit of Alaska Peninsula. He casts the Northern lights instead of a shadow and looks for friendships.

The Scariest one

  • Country: Russian Federation
  • Director: Pavel Nikiforov
  • Duration: 8min

A huge buffalo that terrifies everyone is rejected and goes on the run. The friendship with a small bird will help him overcome his fears and regain his self-esteem. A picturesque animation with a surprising ending.

A Stone in the Shoe

  • Year: 2020
  • Country: France
  • Director: Eric Montchaud
  • Duration: 11min

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.  Stunning puppet animation, a beautiful metaphor of the experience of migration from a child's perspective.

Battery Daddy

  • Year: 2021
  • Country: South Korea
  • Director: JEON Seung-bae
  • Duration: 6min

"Daddy battery" is responsible for every corner of the house, such as the children's toys, remote controls and door locks. Everyone can always count on him. But one day a sudden downpour on the way to the valley puts his life in danger…

The Witch & the Baby

  • Year: 2020
  • Country: Russia
  • Director: Evgenia Golubeva
  • Duration: 5min

In most fairy tales, Baba Yaga, the inimitable being from Slavic folklore, is portrayed as profoundly evil and ugly! And that’s how she appears in this smart animated film; that is, until we suddenly get to see Baba Yaga’s more sensitive side!

Un lynx dans la ville

  • Year: 2019
  • Country: France
  • Director: Nina Bisiarina
  • Duration: 7min

A curious lynx leaves its forest, attracted by the lights of the nearby town. But then it falls asleep in the middle of a parking lot. In the early morning, the astonished inhabitants discover this strange animal covered with snow.