Animation

Animation is the process of making the illusion of motion and change by means of the rapid display of a sequence of static images that minimally differ from each other. The illusion—as in motion pictures in general—is thought to rely on the phi phenomenon. Animators are artists who specialize in the creation of animation.

Animation can be recorded with either analogue media, a flip book, motion picture film, video tape, digital media, including formats with animated GIF, Flash animation and digital video. To display animation, a digital camera, computer, or projector are used along with new technologies that are produced.

Animation creation methods include the traditional animation creation method and those involving stop motion animation of two and three-dimensional objects, paper cutouts, puppets and clay figures. Images are displayed in a rapid succession, usually 24, 25, 30, or 60 frames per second.

U.S. and foreign films

The English film title, original title, country of origin and production year are listed. Foreign-language films are subtitled in English.

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Grip

Timothy David Orme | United States | 00:04:10 | 2020 English A figure tries to turn into a tree again and again.

Apollo 11: A Trip to the Moon

Clayton Foy Udd | United States | 00:22:19 | 2020 English An animated re-enactment of the mission that first put man on the Moon on July 20th, 1969. Cast Neil Armstrong (Voice) Edwin “Buzz” Aldrin (Voice) Michael Collins (Voice) Charlie Duke (Voice) Bruce McCandless II (Voice) Writer Clayton Foy Udd Producer Clayton Foy Udd

The Chair

Ronnie Cramer | United States | 00:06:54 | 2020 A woman encounters a chair with strange properties, but can’t decide if the experience is exciting or annoying. Created old-school style, using only pen and paper, and made up of 2,700 individual drawings.

Spike and Melody

Amabelle Johnson | United States | 00:02:19 | 2020 In this world, Paleco is a product that allows children to have customized dinosaurs as pets. Our main character, Melody, wants one for her birthday but her mom can’t afford it. However, Mom ends up finding a bootleg version, DinoGo, instead. But something doesn’t seem quite… Read more »

Lion Dance

Yu Zhong | China | 00:06:20 | 2020 Forgotten and washed out, the dancing star lion is giving all it has to return to the public eye. The stranded lion unintentionally attends a lion dance performance at the Chinese New Year Temple Fair in Chinatown and achieves huge success, which reminds the lion of its… Read more »

Masc

Leila Mullison | United States | 00:05:19 | 2020 A ghost tries to go about their morning by putting on a mask, but their discontent complicates their ordinary routine. Composer Tony Dlugosz

Six Day Back

Scott Cierski | United States | 00:03:40 | 2020 English Three bodybuilders sing about a revolutionary new workout regimen. Animation John Galzote Music Steve Archibald

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Rodrigo Amim, Gabriela Monnerat | Brazil | 2018 | 8:00 Ada and Evon are living in a abandoned city. Surrounded by artificial and digital nature. Is love a binary code? Writer Onze Producer Onze Luva

La Tristesse Durera Toujours

Juno Duffin | United States | 2019 | 1:12 Inspired by the letters between Vincent Van Gogh and his brother, Theo Van Gogh, during the later end of his life; La Tristesse Durera Toujours explores the struggle artists face when our emotional mindset effects our ability to produce work. La Tristesse Durera Toujours follows the… Read more »

Ovarian Cyst!

Aron Fromm | United States | 2019 | 1:15 An anthropomorphic Ovarian Cyst fights crime in New York City with his terminally ill nine-year-old sidekick Lymphoma Lad. Cast Noah Geldberg Writer Aron Fromm Producer Aron Fromm