2014

The Present (2014)

The Present is short film animation that did very well on the festival circuit. It was Jacob Frey's graduation film from the famous Baden-Wurttemberg Film Academy in Germany, and is based on a comic strip by Brazilian artist Fabio Coala Cavalcanti. It tells the story of a boy who is stuck inside playing computer games despite it being a beautiful summer's day. In an effort to get him outside, his mother has bought him a present: a puppy. However, the puppy is missing a leg and the boy is disgusted by it. Will the lovable dog be able to win him over?

Anya (2014)

ANYA a five-minute he animated short film charting twenty years in the life of a Russian orphan, is the end result of 14 months, Irish production company Brown Bag Films created the computer animated short “Anya” to help raise funds for the charity,to Russia With Love, an organization in Dublin that provides Russian orphans with healthcare and education. The moving short follows the life of a young girl after arriving at an orphanage via train on a snowy night.The bulk of animation was done at Infinite Studios in Singapore,twice Oscar nominated.

Le gouffre (2014)

Le Gouffre is the first animated short film produced and directed by Lightning Boy Studio, created by animators Carl Beauchemin, Thomas Chrétien, and David Forest, a young creative team based in Montreal. The film tells the story of two spirited travelers who come across an incredibly wide chasm on their journey and decide to build a bridge to cross it. Released in February 2015, the project had first gained a lot of attention following the huge success of its Kickstarter campaign, which allowed the creators to finance the movie’s post-production.

Wire Cutters (2014)

Wire Cutters is a short animated film created by artist Jack Anderson. It concerns two robots who run into each other while mining on a desolate planet and then fight over their minerals. The film introduces a lovable rover character that is a charming mix, but Unfortunately greed comes into play and both forget that sharing is caring. This 7-minute short film was created by Jack Anderson and served as his thesis in Digital Arts at Dodge College of Film and Media Arts. and he said he did it with a “$0 budget but thousands of hours of love and about a YEAR of rendering.

Speed Dating (2014)

Desperate to find the man of her dreams, sweet and plain Ava tries a last ditch effort, speed dating. But the absurd cast of characters she encounters makes her wonder if being single is not so bad after all.