The Overcoat

A story of chilling beautiful wintry St. Petersburg and the child-like main protagonist, whose little joys give him solace in this cold, cruel world.

Affinities 1972

A ballet of squares and octagons in many forms, exhibiting a variety of geometric and sometimes sensuous interactions.

Fireman Sam: Pontypandy Gone Wild

Fireman Sam is busy keeping everyone safe and sound, when the town of Pontypandy goes wild! Tom & Moose go on the trail of a foxy fox but, whilst trying to outsmart it, accidentally become trapped in its den. The self-titled Wild Men of Pontypandy get into more scrapes when they start a battle of wilderness skills and find themselves stranded up a tree. Sarah gets herself into trouble when she tells the town about the Pontypandyness Monster, but the jetty can't cope with all the excitement when it breaks and floats away, leaving half the town adrift. No wonder Fireman Sam is Always on Duty!

The Potato Hunter 1991

Jay Clay and Blue are hungry and on the hunt for wild potatoes. But the spuds prove to be elusive. Jay must experience becoming ONE with the potato before he is to have a chance of success.

Take Five 1972

Early experimental film from Zbigniew Rybczynski that broke new ground in the use of pixelation, optical printing, animation and other compositional film devices. Beautiful jazz score and color usage.

Skeletons 1979

A short film made of cel drawings, showing us how various mammals, plants and objects all share similar skeletal structures. Produced for Sesame Street.

Between Sand and Tides

Between Sand and Tides is a stop motion animation film that portrays the repeated tension between a girl and a huge anteater, while depending on each other to survive the desert. It sets out to explore and articulate the mental struggles that I went through in my depressive years.

Gorgon

A petty thief takes shelter in a rundown apartment building to hide from the policeman chasing him. But none of them expects what awaits them inside. The house - or is there something hiding in it? - isn’t planning on letting anybody out alive. Cop and thief have to put aside their differences if they want to escape the house of the Gorgon.

Swiss Graffiti 1975

An animated cartoon about the Creation myth reviewed and corrected by two women. God the magician has decided to create a paradise: Switzerland. He covers it with trees and cows, until Adam is born. After exploring his paradise, Adam creates Eve from one of his ribs. Man is shown as an erect penis, woman by a limbless trunk.

The Wrong Type 1990

A temp with a typing speed of no words a minute finds herself way out of her depth when sent to work at a large corporation, by a rather desperate Temping Agency, 'SuperTemps'...

Precious Metal Variations 1983

An abstract animation film in which a series of shapes rotate and evolve into other forms producing an illusion of depth. Colour, texture and superimposed images undergo structural variations. - MIFF