Wednesday, December 1, 2010

Anima: a festival of contemporary animation by women

Valley animation fans: come see an amazing showcase of recent work by female animators!

Sunday December 12th
Main Lecture Hall, Franklin Patterson Hall
Hampshire College
parental note: this is not an all ages program

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The fall 2010 Women in Animation class at Hampshire College has assembled an outstanding program of international and award-winning short films made by women that feature a wide variety of media, techniques, and subject matter. The work is inspiring and fresh, much of it coming from emerging artists who are sure to leave their marks on the animation world.

Official Selection (alphabetical order)
Astronomer's Sun, The (Cope, 2010, UK)
Benigni (Vuorinen, Partanen, Ottelin, 2009, Finland)
Chrigi (Kofmel, 2009, Switzerland)
El Doctor (Pitt, 2006, USA)
Forest (Schulnik, 2009, USA)
Lebensader (Steffen, 2009, Germany)
Miramare (Müller, 2009, Switzerland)
Notebook (Lohbeck, 2008, Netherlands)
Soft Plants (de Swaef, 2009, Belgium)
Tongueling, The (Vuorinen, 2010, Finland)
Triumph of the Wild 2 (Colburn, 2009, Netherlands/USA)
Windows, Masks & Doors (Orenstein, 2007, USA)

festival program

1 comment:

Chris Perry said...

The festival is complete and I'm pleased to report that THE ASTRONOMER'S SUN won the Audience Choice award! The runner up was BENIGNI.

Thanks to all who attended, and to all the filmmakers who submitted.

- chris