19th Annual Animation Show of Shows
Wednesday, November 08, 2017 7:00 pm
Event hosted by: Animation Show of Shows
Event hosted by: SVA Theatre
Event hosted by: SVA BFA Computer Art, Computer Animation and Visual Effects
Event hosted by: SVA MFA Computer Arts
THE 19th ANNUAL ANIMATION SHOW OF SHOWSÂ will be presented at SVA Theatre in collaboration with the School of Visual Arts’ BFA Computer Art, Computer Animation and Visual Effects and MFA Computer Arts programs.Â The screening is free and open to the public. General Admission RSVPs via Eventbrite are appreciated, but not required, and do not guarantee admittance. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis. Doors will open approximately 30 minutes prior to the screening.
The Show features the work of nine women directors in many of the 16 internationally acclaimed animated short films from Belgium, Canada, France, Germany, Great Britain, Sweden, Switzerland and the U.S. The program includes the extraordinary stop-motion musicalÂ The BurdenÂ from Swedish director Niki Lindroth von Bahr, grand-prize Cristal Award winner at the 2017 Annecy International Animated Film Festival. Other program highlights include Los Angeles-based Irish director David OReilly’s visually stunningÂ Everything, based on a 1973 talk given by the renowned British-American philosopher Alan Watts, and the 1964 classicÂ HangmanÂ by Paul Julian and Les Goldman which was recently restored by The Animation Show of Shows, Inc. as part of its film preservation program supported by grants from ASIFA Hollywood and The National Film Preservation Foundation.
All 16 films will be shown at this 90-minute screening.
Not rated: All ages 6+, contains mature themes and images some may find disturbing that appear in the program.
THE 19TH ANNUAL ANIMATION SHOW OF SHOWSÂ includes the following films:
CAN YOU DO ITÂ by Quentin Baillieux (France)
TINY BIGÂ by Lia Bertels (Belgium)
NEXT DOORÂ by Pete Docter (U.S.)
THE ALAN DIMENSIONÂ by Jac Clinch (Great Britain)
BEAUTIFUL LIKE ELSEWHEREÂ by Elise Simard (Canada)
HANGMANÂ by Paul Julian & Les Goldman (U.S.)
THE BATTLE OF SAN ROMANOÂ by Georges Schwitzgebel (Switzerland)
GOKUROSAMAÂ byÂ Aurore Gal, ClÃ©mentine FrÃ¨re, Yukiko Meignien, Anna Mertz, Robin Migliorelli, & Romain Salvini(France)
DEAR BASKETBALLÂ by Glen Keane (U.S.)
ISLANDÂ byÂ Robert LÃ¶bel & Max MÃ¶rtlÂ (Germany)
UNSATISFYINGÂ by Parallel Studio (France)
THE BURDENÂ by Niki Lindroth von Bahr (Sweden)
LES ABEILLES DOMESTIQUESÂ by Alexanne Desrosiers (Canada)
OUR WONDERFUL NATURE – THE COMMON CHAMELEONby Tomer Eshed (Germany)
CASINOÂ by Steven Woloshen (Canada)
EVERYTHINGÂ by David OReilly (U.S.)
More information available atÂ www.AnimationShowofShows.com.