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Your search by 'Animated' identified 34 films

  • Luminaris

    Luminaris

    Argentina , 2011 , 6 min. A clever examination of light in all its forms by one of Latin America’s leading animators.... more
  • Sunday

    Sunday

    Canada , 2011 , 9 min. On a gray afternoon, a young boy creates his own form of entertainment when the family makes its weekly trek to visit to the grandparents.... more
  • 1989 (When I Was 5 Years Old)

    1989 (When I Was 5 Years Old)

    Denmark , 2010 , 10 min. The haunting recollection of an accident from the point-of-view of a five-year-old boy riding in the backseat of the family car.... more
  • 55 Socks

    55 Socks

    Canada , 2011 , 8 min. Beautifully rendered animation is used to tell the true story of a group of ingenious Dutch women who, during the WWII Nazi occupation, unraveled a bedspread for the material to knit badly needed socks.... more
  • 8 Second Dance

    8 Second Dance

    USA , 2011 , 7 min. An animated “documentary” chronicling the rise of Bart Taylor—professional bull rider.... more
  • Abuelas

    Abuelas

    United Kingdom , 2011 , 9 min. In Buenos Aires, an old woman eagerly awaits the birth of her grandchild. However, a horrific turn of events mean that she must wait for decades to learn of the child’s fate.... more
  • American Homes

    American Homes

    USA , 2011 , 12 min. The complete animated history of 1,800 years of American architecture ... in 12 minutes!... more
  • Andaluz

    Andaluz

    USA , 2004 , 6 min. A traveler's love letter to Andalucía, this film is homage to the culture, landscape, and architecture of southern Spain. ... more
  • CMYK

    CMYK

    Canada , 2011 , 7 min. Veteran director Marv Newland teamed with animator Kunal Sen to create a kaleidoscope of shapes and sizes inspired by standardized printing symbols. The music of Lisa Miller, performed by the Quatuor Bozzini Quartet, sonically captures the riot of colorful images.... more
  • The Cycle of Life

    The Cycle of Life

    USA , 2011 , 7 min. Striking digital animation unfolds in a metaphorical exploration of the parallels between botanical and human development.... more
  • The Death of an Insect

    The Death of an Insect

    Finland , 2010 , 7 min. A hypnotic, visual poem on the path of a dying butterfly.... more
  • Elevator

    Elevator

    Czech Republic , 2010 , 5 min. An eerie animated tale that explores the temptations of modern life as a man rides an elevator to the top.... more
  • Family Dance

    Family Dance

    USA , 1996 , 1 min. During the 1990s Aqua produced and animated over two dozen short segments for Sesame Street. Here are three of those segments, selected by her husband and soundtrack collaborator Ken Field.... more
  • Ghost in the Shell

    Ghost in the Shell

    Japan , 1995 , 83 min. Seamlessly merging traditional cel animation with the latest in computer-graphic technology, this stunning sci-fi spectacle broke ground in 1995 with its emphasis on detailed artistic expression and a storyline of unprecedented complexity.... more
  • Grandpa Looked Like William Powell

    Grandpa Looked Like William Powell

    USA , 2010 , 4 min. A little piece of family history leads to a charming discovery.... more
  • The Green Wave

    The Green Wave

    Iran , 2011 , 80 min. MUST END Thursday, August 30th at the DenverFilmCenter/Colfax Digital presentation - Green is the color of hope. Green is the color of Islam. And green was the symbol of recognition among the supporters of presidential candidate Mir-Hossein Mousavi, who became the symbolic figure of t... more
  • Ground Zero/Sacred Ground

    Ground Zero/Sacred Ground

    USA , 1997 , 9 min. In New Mexico, an ancient Native American petroglyph site lies 35 miles from the site of the world's first atomic bomb test. The juxtaposition of these sites points to the striking contrast between the two worlds that created them.... more
  • Heavenly Bodies

    Heavenly Bodies

    USA , 1980 , 3 min. An astronomical love story that integrates style and content in a fluid tale of the relationship between the individual and the universe (Michael Blowen, Boston Globe).... more
  • Imagination

    Imagination

    USA , 1990 , 1 min. During the 1990s Aqua produced and animated over two dozen short segments for Sesame Street. Here are three of those segments, selected by her husband and soundtrack collaborator Ken Field.... more
  • Kakania

    Kakania

    USA , 1989 , 4 min. Urban chaos meets tribal ritual in this “jubilant animated short filled with primitive tribal motifs (Janet Maslin, New York Times).... more
  • Little Boat

    Little Boat

    USA , 2011 , 4 min. One little boat, one big journey.... more
  • Marlene's Berlin

    Marlene's Berlin

    USA , 2011 , 3 min. Bay Area artist Jerry Ross Barrish re-creates the mystique of the legendary Marlene Dietrich in the form of a found-object sculpture.... more
  • Perpetual Motion

    Perpetual Motion

    USA , 1992 , 5 min. This film celebrates the cyclical nature of time as well as the symbols and rites that have been created to mark and honor its passage.... more
  • Sensorium

    Sensorium

    USA , 2007 , 5 min. A study of the synthesis between sound and motion, inspired by dance gestures and movements found in nature.... more
  • Shapes in the City

    Shapes in the City

    USA , 2011 , 5 min. Abstract shapes from a painting escape the frame in order to spend a night on the town in the “city that never sleeps.”... more
  • Swimming Pool

    Swimming Pool

    Czech Republic , 2010 , 6 min. Two strangers sneak into a public pool after hours and are delighted to discover that they are synchronized swimmers—and may even be soulmates.... more
  • Taxonomy

    Taxonomy

    USA , 2011 , 4 min. The animal, vegetable, and mineral kingdoms reside in a state of constant flux, evoking the themes of transience and interconnectedness. Karen's final film was completed three weeks prior to her untimely death on May 30, 2011.... more
  • Ten Dancing Kids

    Ten Dancing Kids

    USA , 2000 , 2 min. During the 1990s Aqua produced and animated over two dozen short segments for Sesame Street. Here are three of those segments, selected by her husband and soundtrack collaborator Ken Field.... more
  • The Lost Town of Switez

    The Lost Town of Switez

    Canada , 2010 , 20 min. An epic Polish poem is the source of this beautiful animated fable about the destruction of a medieval town; 3D and other special effects combine to create a mesmerizing experience set to an orchestral score.... more
  • Tord and Tord

    Tord and Tord

    Sweden , 2010 , 11 min. Tord meets his new neighbor…Tord.... more
  • Twist of Fate

    Twist of Fate

    USA , 2009 , 9 min. The transformative experience of being diagnosed with a life-threatening illness is imagined here on the cellular level through animation. ... more
  • Vis-à-Vis

    Vis-à-Vis

    USA , 1982 , 12 min. An autobiographical fantasy depicting an individual torn by conflicting desires—and a reflection on the reconciliation between work and the creative imagination.... more
  • The Visit

    The Visit

    Germany , 2011 , 8 min. A tragicomic animated short about an old woman, who, to the horror of her son, is cooking up a meal in the middle of the night for her long-deceased friends.... more
  • Yours for the Taking

    Yours for the Taking

    USA , 1984 , 7 min. This collaboration with clay artist Jeanée Redmond combines 2-D and 3-D artwork in a technique called replacement animation.... more
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