Animation Marathon – Part III
We are back with new recommendations of short animation films, of varied themes and styles, so enjoy and send us a few titles you would like us to include in future posts.
“A film about the melancholy, the end and the beginning. A hypnotic voyage without any wind.”
The Man with the Beautiful Eyes / Film by Jonathan Hodgson, collaboration with Illustrator Jonny Hannah.
“A gang of kids find a strange house with an overgrown garden where they play. Only once do they meet the man who lives there, a dead-beat alcoholic with a free and easy spirit who welcomes them. The children see him as a romantic character in stark contrast to their neurotically house proud parents.”
Ground Floor / By Asya Aizen
“An urban environment reflects the inner feelings of a city walker.”
Brain Lapse / Hand-drawn animation with ink, white-out, coffee and collage by Jake Fried.
The Star/ “An animated ‘fairy tale’ about a young man who, one day, finds a star on his block.”
Written and Directed by Matthew Palmer. Illustrations and Animation by Laura Carton. Voice by Shariffe Rahming.
Aplasie / By Emilie Phuong
“A man hospitalized for leukemia compares his situation to that of people from the carefree, external world.”
Featured image for the post © Merlin Flügel.