Commonwealth Connections

  • Singapore, Canada, Trinidad & Tobago, UK, Cyprus, South Africa, Australia /
  • 55 mins

In celebration of Commonwealth 2014, EIFF has partnered with a selection of Commonwealth nations to provide a platform for showcasing some of the best animated short films from around the world. Partners include festivals and film bodies from almost all continents: Africa, the Americas, Asia, Australia & Oceania and Europe. Each partner nation has nominated a film from their country to be included in the programme and will also host a screening in their home country. [U]

Burger Burger
Huang Shicong, Gavin Tan Jun Jie/Singapore/2010/2 min
Partner Organisation: The Arts House

Subconscious Password
Chris Landreth/Canada/2013/11 min
Partner Organisation: Toronto International Film Festival

Cyborg Chicken
Kelsey Noel/Trinidad & Tobago/2011/5 min
Partner Organisation: Animae Caribe Festival

I Am Tom Moody
Ainslie Henderson/UK/2012/7 min
Partner Organisation: Edinburgh International Film Festival

In the Air Is Christopher Gray
Felix Massie/UK/2013/10 min
Partner Organisation: Encounters Short Film and Animation Festival

Holy She*p
Katerina Patela, Magnus Krävik/Cyprus/2012/3 min
Partner Organisation: Animafest Cyprus

Big Game
Jarrod Hasenjager/South Africa/2013/6 min
Partner Organisation: National Film and Video Foundation

Darcy Prendergast/Australia/2011/4 min
Partner Organisation: Australian Centre for the Moving Image

Tan Wei Keong/Singapore/2014/4 min
Partner Organisation: The Arts House

2014 Archive

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