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Animation: Special Selections Programme - Kinofilm Festival 2017

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Come on down for a smashing selection including a Spanish 'Mr. Grinch', a resourceful corkscrew, and a girl with the kiss of death for pets. There's a sprinkling of Swiss films, and finally, the latest instalment of everyone's favourite adorably inept dog from Bill Plympton's 'Guard Dog' series.



IN A HEARTBEAT (Cert PG) NORTHWEST ENGLAND PREMIERE

(Dir/Wri/Prod: Beth David, Esteban Bravo, US 2017, 4 min 5 sec)

A closeted boy runs the risk of being outed by his own heart after it pops out of his chest to chase down the boy of his dreams.


A LITTLE GREY (Cert PG)

(Dir: Simon Hewitt, Steve Smith, Wri: Stu Royall, Prod: Laura Thomas, UK, 2016, 5 min 20 sec)

A colourful story about losing your spark and finding redemption.


THE LUNCH WITCH (Cert PG) UK PREMIERE

(Dir: Seb Hartzell, Deb Lucke, Wri: Deb Lucke, Prod: Sven Larsen, UK, 2016, 2 min)

Whilst the students of Salem Elementary listen to the principal's morning announcement, a sinister lunch lady prowls the corridors on the hunt for new ingredients to add to her strange recipes.


AND THE MOON STANDS STILL (Cert PG) MANCHESTER PREMIERE

(Dir: Yulia Ruditskaya, Wri: Yulia Ruditskaya, Helen Simon, David Lindner Leporda, Katharina Koster. Prod: David Lindner Leporda, Belarus/Germany/US, 2017, 10 min 47 sec)

The presence of the moon affects all under its glow.


SWISS MADE (Cert PG) UK PREMIERE

(Dir/Wri: Sophie Wietlisbach, Prod: Hochschule der Künste Bern (HKB), Switzerland, 2017, 2 min 32 sec)

A satirical portrait of Switzerland, which denounces the absurdity of the tourist attractions, opening the way for reflections on the future of the alpine landscape.


AFTER ALL (Cert 12)

(Dir/Wri: Michael Cusack, Prod: Richard Chataway, Australia, 2016, 13 min 22 sec)

After all is said and done... A man cleans out his childhood home, remembering past conversations.


A SINGLE ROSE CAN BE MY GARDEN, A SINGLE FRIEND MY WORLD (Cert PG) UK PREMIERE

(Dir/Wri/Prod: Nils Hedinger, Switzerland, 2016, 2 min 25 sec)

The importance of friendship.


DEAR MR. ERNEST (Cert PG) UK PREMIERE

(Dir/Wri/Prod: Miguel Lopez, Spain, 2016, 10 min 6 sec)

Mr. Ernest, a miserly, lonely old man, enjoyed doing harm whenever he could. However, before it is too late, he decides to turn his life around and be remembered for his goodwill.



CORKY (Cert PG) NORTHWEST ENGLAND PREMIERE

(Dir: Ty Primosch, Wri: Ty Primosch, Karen Mathieson Prod: Karen Mathieson, US, 2017, 5 min 45 sec)

A corkscrew with a screw loose battles a giant glass bottle to uncork seven magical lightning bugs trapped inside.



A FESTIVE WIND (Cert PG) UK PREMIERE

(Dir/Wri: Marjolaine Perreten, Prod: Nadasdy Film, Switzerland, 2016, 9 min 50 sec)

Early in the morning, a great celebration is being prepared in a small Swiss village. The volunteers are bustling about and the first musicians arrive.


COP DOG (Cert 12) UK PREMIERE

(Dir/Wri: Bill Plympton, Prod: Adam Rackoff & James Hancock, Wendy Cong Zhao, US, 2017, 5 min 37 sec)

In the sixth film of Bill Plympton's "Guard Dog" series, our plucky hero has a new job: sniffing for illegal drugs in our airports.


CATHERINE (Cert PG) MANCHESTER PREMIERE

(Dir/Wri: Britt Raes, Prod: Creative Conspiracy, Belgium 2016, 11 min 51 sec)

A tragic comedy of a sweet little girl, who grows up to be a crazy old cat lady.

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