International Animation

International Animation

In the INTERNATIONAL ANIMATION competition we will showcase outstanding short animated films from around the world. The jury will decide the upon the winner. The runtime of this screening is approx. 90 Minutes + Q&A.



A dirty lake bursts its banks and begins to flood the town. At last there´s a good reason to keep the son at home. But in isolation, nightmarish associations start to mix with reality. And whilst outside the world sinks peacefully under water, a domestic apocalypse rages inside.

2018 / Germany
Malte Stein
9 min 44 sec
2D Digital Animation

Almost There

On a train journey some peculiar passengers find their worlds turned upside down, forcing them to look at themselves, each other, from a new perspective.

2019 / United Kingdom
Nelly Michenaud
9 min 44 sec
Mixed Media

Dream Cream

An elderly couple is addicted to a psychedelic face cream.

2019 / Canada, Estland
Noam Sussman
4 min 46 sec
2D Digital Animation

At First Sight

A man and a woman drive straight towards one another. They hit the breaks just in time and come to a standstill, facing each other. They’re both too stubborn to give way to the other. A life story begins.

2018 / Netherlands
Sjaak Rood
16 min 10 sec

A Double Life

A deliciously dark comedy about a husband and wife whose different ideas of gender conformity lead to an unexpected confrontation.

2018 / Netherlands
Marieke Blaauw, Job Roggeveen, Joris Oprins
2 min 43 sec



Pedro, a sporty young man, shares his life with an ironing board. In town he is a role model and everybody admires him. One night, however, everything falls apart…

2019 / France
Ivan Rabbiosi
9 min 47 sec
2D Digital Animation



A man remembers his childhood of growing up with an annoying little sister in 1990s China. How would his life have been if things had gone differently?

2018 / USA
Siqi Song
8 min 02 sec
Stop Motion


“Colaholic” is a documentary, a romantic comedy, and a memoir of a person who drinks way too much coke.

2018 / Poland
Marcin Podolec
11 min
2D Digital Animation

Bloeistraat 11

Inseparable best friends spend their last summer holiday of childhood amusing themselves around the house. As summer progresses their bodies start to morph and shift and an awkwardness descends on their friendship. Puberty seems determined to interrupt their bond.

2018 / Belgium, Netherlands
Nienke Deutz
9 min 41 sec
2D & Stop Motion

You’re Fit

Blue hot-pants, pink skin, and a lot of love. “You’re fit” explores what actually happens in the gym in a humorous and sexy way.

2019/ United Kingdom
Lydia Reid
2 min 26 sec
2D Digital Animation