Curated by The Edinburgh Short Film Festival, a programme of brilliant, dynamic shorts featuring:
A tragic coyote, who loses his family during an attack by wolves, finds the support of a demon in the desert. The demon opens up a parallel world in which the coyote has a second chance to avenge his family. The coyote represses the past and gets haunted by delusions. He can’t stand the emotional strain any longer, the evil takes more and more possession of him, until…
Best Animated Film 2018 Aspen ShortFest 2018
Best European Short Animation Film 2018 Go Short Film Festival 2018 Nijmegen
S is 8 years old, is a little Turkish girl with an overflowing imagination. She is keen on nature and animals. As she is in hospital, she is looking back on happy holidays in her grandparents’ village, but dark and terrifying memories emerge and, little by little, begin to make sense.
Winner Best Animation Short Film Message to Man Film Festival, St Petersburg
Jury Prize Annecy International Animation Festival 2018
World Animation Award Leeds International Film Festival 2018
Best International Animation Award St. Louis International Film Festival 2018
Best Animated Film 2018 Edinburgh Short Film Festival/Puppet Animation Scotland
When marine wildlife has to adapt to the pollution surrounding it, the rules of survival change…
Winner Grand Jury Prize Sitges Film Festival 2018
Winner Best Student Film Annecy International Animated Film Festival
Nominated Best Animation Palm Springs International Animation Festival
Winner Best Student Film ITFS 2018 Stuttgart
Emily exists between two states, the past and the present. She must journey through her memories, in order to connect them.
Best Animated Short Tribeca Film Festival 2018, New York
Best Animation Animayo 2018, Spain
THE FLOOD IS COMING
A forest hermit tries to prepare for a flood, but he becomes distracted by his noisy neighbour.
Official Selection Skepto International Film Festival 2018
An Island is an immersive short film portraying the physical and emotional journey undertaken by a lone explorer as he attempts to reach the summit of a remote island. As events unfold around him, our protagonist is confronted with the joy and agony of life, love and loss, and the wonder of the natural world.
Best Narrative Short Animation Block Party, New York
Grand Prix and Best Music Award NAFF Neum Animated Film Festival, Bosnia.
Official Selection Eurasia International Film Festival 2018
Official Selection Galway Film Fleadh 2018
Official Selection Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival 2018
We will also screen the Puppet Animation Scotland / Edinburgh Short Film Festival Best Animated Film 2018 award winner.
Devoted to screening short films from Edinburgh, the rest of Scotland and around the world, the Edinburgh Short Film Festival evolved in 2011 from the Leith Short Film Festival. Each year it presents incredibly diverse programmes – from the first film made in Somalia in 20 years, to Oscar-nominated shorts from Australia, the USA and Ireland, and short films smuggled out of China and Iran – as well as the hosting of celebrated film-makers from China, Russia, Italy, Spain, Germany, Holland and all over the UK.