Animation for Kids 2013
This year’s programme is designed for the entertainment pleasure of audiences aged 7–10.
Hui-Ching Tseng/Taiwan 2011/5 mins
An amazing origami action overload of paper cut-outs and corrugated cardboard shapes marching, climbing, dancing and jumping on a mission to create a pinball machine.
Anne Kristin Berge/Norway/Poland 2011/3 mins
A hyper-imaginative toddler takes his father on a colour-splattered rollercoaster ride that zooms right into the middle of some paintings.
The Mole at the Sea
Anna Kadykova/Russia 2012/5 mins
Poor little mole, his favourite beach has been taken over by sunbathers. But as evening comes and the moon rises it’s his time to come out and play.
Hannah and the Moon
Kate Charter/UK 2012/6 mins
Hannah’s mum is busy but her best friend is the moon and she has a magic storybook that comes to life every time she opens it.
Andrea Dorfman/Canada 2012/8 mins
Sometimes it’s not OK to just say the first thing that pops into your head.
Fernando Maldonado, Jorge Tereso/Argentina
A harebrained, funny, monkey superhero has figured out how to have the wildest time.
PES/USA 2012/2 mins
PES – master of the amazing – is back with this eye-catching Oscar-nominated take on the culinary arts. Pass the chips!
Robert Loebel/Germany 2012/4 mins
If the wind is strong enough you can play table tennis by yourself, lose your hat, let your hair go wild or even fly on the end of a long string.
Edmunds Jansons/Latvia 2012/5 mins
It’s a thoroughly splendid free-for-all when a famous boys’ choir breaks away from their conductor for a moment of harmonious mayhem.
Andrew Cadelago/USA/Canada 2012/5 mins
Waiting to board the train, an old lady just wants to eat her cookies in peace. But someone else has their eyes on them as well.
The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr Morris Lessmore
William Joyce, Brandon Oldenburg/USA 2011/15 mins
Good books are full of wonderful stories, incredible characters and mysterious journeys. When they can fly, they’re even better. Oscar winner.
Kali the Little Vampire
Switzerland 2012/9 mins
One day destiny calls on a young vampire boy to step out from the shadows to help those who have always been able to play in the light.