This collection of international animated films revels in tropes of fairytale, fable and mythology to tell imaginative tales.
Animation is a brilliant medium for encapsulating parables and legends in short form. This programme features a fisherman capturing matter itself, an impatient groom lost in the desert, a world where gravity is a law unto itself, an invention that goes awry, odd natural histories, a malevolent spirit in the woods, and the memory of a vanished settlement.
Screening in this programme:
Matter Fisher/David Prosser/UK/2010/7 min
Desert/Christian Rivera/Mexico/2010/15 min
Rubika/Claire Baudean, Ludovic Habas, Mickaæl Krebs, Julien Legay, Chao Ma, Florent Rousseau, Caroline Roux, Margaux Vaxelaire/France /2010/4min
Polo's Robot/Peter Lowey/Australia /2010/9 min
Doomed/Guillermo Garcia Carsi/Spain/2011/11 min
Winter Poem /Rok Predin/UK/2011/6 min
The Lost Town of Switez/Kamil Polak/Poland, Canada, France, Switzerland, Denmark/2010/20 min
22 June, 17:45 at George Square Theatre
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