LIGHT IN MOTION AWARDS - ANIMATION PROGRAMME TWO
All films in the competition have yet to receive certification. Some films contain strong language and themes that may be upsetting to people of a sensitive nature. May not be suitable for audiences under 18 years of age, parental discretion is advised.
THE WISHING JAR
One starry night, a little girl, Ruby, chases a star streaking across the night sky. With her walking, talking Teddy bear following close behind her, Ruby runs with hope to capture the star in her jar so that she may make one more wish.
Canada 2016. Director: Denver Jackson. Duration: 14mins
THE ALAN DIMENSION
Alan Brown uses divine powers of precognition to foresee the fate of mankind… and breakfast. Meanwhile, Wendy has had enough of being married to 'the next
step in cognitive evolution”.
UK 2016. Director: Jac Clinch. Duration: 9mins
SECOND TO NONE
Frederick Butterfield has always been runner up to his twin brother Herman. When Herman, the older by a mere minute, becomes the world’s oldest man, Frederick finally sees an opportunity to be first place.
Ireland 2016. Director: Vincent Gallagher. Duration: 7mins
With the ecosystem destroyed after a nuclear war, Mari, a survivor, does all she can to rebuild. When she stumbles upon a robot soldier in an abandoned city, everything changes.
South Korea 2016. Director: Seongmin Kim. Duration: 15mins
THE LOST LETTER
The Lost Letter tells the tale of a young boy as he prepares his neighbourhood for Christmas. That is until he confronts the one lady who doesn’t want the holiday to come at all.
Ireland 2016. Director: Kealan O’Rourke. Duration: 8mins
A lighthouse keeper’s surprising discovery pulls him out of his daily routine and takes him into uncharted territory.
Austria/Netherlands 2015. Director: Simon Scheiber. Duration: 11mins
WAY OF GIANTS
In a forest of gigantic trees, Oquirá a six year old indigenous girl, will challenge her destiny and learn to understand the cycle of life.
Brazil 2016. Director: Alois Di Leo. Duration: 12mins