Nine Nation Animation

Film/Video

Images courtesy of The World According to Shorts

Baymiyan (Patrick Pleutin, 2008)

Nine Nation Animation

Contemporary Screen

Films fresh from the international film festival circuit, area premieres, award winners, and recent audience favorites.... You'll find films you won't see anywhere else in central Ohio on the Contemporary Screen schedule.

Fri, Feb 25, 2011 7 PM

This third installment in "The World According to Shorts," a series of international short film anthologies, exclusively features animated works.

Highlights include Home Road Movies, a British film about summer holidays with the filmmaker’s father; Never Like the First Time, a Swedish film about first sexual encounters using actual interviews as the soundtrack; and Average 40 Matches, a Turkish film featuring matches lured to their doom by the siren call of a box of cigarettes. (84 mins., video)

The full film list:

Deconstruction Workers by Kajsa Naess (Norway)

Average 40 Matches by Burkay Doğan & M. Şakir Arslan (Turkey)

Bâmiyân by Patrick Pleutin (France)

Please Say Something by David O’Reilly (Ireland/Germany)

Flatlife by Jonas Geirnaert (Belgium)

She Who Measures by Veljko Popoviç (Croatia)

Home Road Movies by Robert Bradbrook (United Kingdom)

The Tale of How by The Blackheart Gang (South Africa)

Never Like the First Time! by Jonas Odell (Sweden)

Nine Nation Animation

Jean Dubuffet, Vaches au pre (Cows in a meadow), 1954

Reserve your tickets now for Transfigurations: Modern Masters from the Wexner Family Collection, on view Sept 21–Dec 31. Learn more about the exhibition.

Artists featured in Transfigurations: Modern Masters from the Wexner Family Collection

Learn more about the artists represented in Transfigurations at our dedicated website. (Educators will also find curriculum resources to support their K–12 classrooms.)

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