Free Event, Shorts

SHORTS #2: Student Showcase

October 22, 2022 6:45 pm


A vibrant and diverse collection of student short films from some of the most highly regarded animation schools in the country.

Midnight Garden (Sapphira Chen, CalArts)

The Best Ham Sandwich According to a Fish” (Jessica Xu, CalArts)

Homebody (Sophia Du, CalArts)

Something Fishy (Christina Woo, CalArts)

I Am a Fish (Joy Chung, CalArts)

Fester (R.N. Salners, CSUF)

Mythos of Stratus (Yi Jiang, CSULB)

Gireogi Appa (So Youn Rebecca Jeon, CSULB)

72 (Valor Aguilar, CSULB)

Canvas of Life (Taiki Satake, CSULB)

Lamppost (Chinh Mai, CSULB)

Between the Two (Chatham Bros, USC)

Have a Good Night (Shengluo Zhang, USC)

Rose (Joe Jacobs, USC)


SHORTS #3: Annecy / Women in Animation

October 23, 2022 4:00 pm

Returning for its 4th consecutive year, this jewel of the Animation Is Film program highlights a collection of female-directed short films. Programmed in partnership with the Annecy International Animation Film Festival and Women in Animation.


THE GARBAGE MAN (O Homem Do Lixo) / dir. Laura Goncalves / Portugal

THE FLYING SAILOR / dirs. Amanda Forbis & Wendy Tilby / Canada

STEAKHOUSE / dir. Spela Cadez / Slovenia-Germany-France

LES LIAISONS FOIREUSES / dirs. Violette Delvoye & Chloe Alliez / Belgium-France

THE QUEEN OF FOXES (La Reine des renards) / dir. Marina Rosset / Switzerland

ONCE THERE WAS A SEA (Bolo raz jedno more…) / dir. Joanna Kozuch / Poland-Slovakia