Short Film Competition

Last Stand on the Island

USA 2011 | Evan Abramson e Carmen Lopez | 11 min | DOC

Last Stand on the IslandAfter five hurricanes in the last decade, twenty-four families remain, stubbornly refusing to abandon their ancestral land.

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 Screening followed by Q&A with directors Evan Abramson e Carmen Lopez

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Uncle Jorge

Brazil 2012 | Rafael Nogueira Costa e Diego Sobral | 14min | DOC

tl_files/dynamic_dropdown/images Filmambiente Design 2/Images Films 2012/Film_Tiojorge_web.jpgUncle Jorge is a farmer and ex-fisherman, with few years of studies but a poet. His words and his battles pro fishermen of Rio de Janeiro have led him far, including the country’s capital, Brasilia.

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 Screening followed by Q&A with director Rafael Costa and the presence of Mr. Jorge

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Hanging Around

Germany 2010| Sebastian Wolf | 2,40 min | Animation

tl_files/dynamic_dropdown/images Filmambiente Design 2/Images Films 2012/Film_hangaround_web.jpgIn the jungle, a leopard meets a sloth that simply refused to wake up...

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A Morning Stroll

UK 2011 | Grant Ochard | 6,47 min | Animation

Morning StrollWhen a New Yorker walks past a chicken on his morning stroll, we’re left to wonder which one is the real city slicker.

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Teclópolis

Argentina 2010 | Anuk Obeid | 12 min | Animation

tl_files/dynamic_dropdown/images Filmambiente Design 2/Images Films 2012/Film_TeclopolisZepelin_web.jpgOnce upon a time, old magazines gently dance in the wind. A super 8 camera crawls over a wooden table while an old carpet flows in and out. Suddenly a mouse; then a whole civilization running towards its inevitable destiny. Plastic waste has reached a point where not even the most distant beaches are safe.


Taiwan Int Children’s FF 2012 – VI Anima2012, Argentina – SCINEMA, Festival of Science Film, Australia 2012

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Giant Anteater

Brazil 2011 | Ricardo de Podestá | 8 min | Animation

Tamandua BandeiraA very calm giant anteater meets the female of his dreams. She´s only a few steps apart, but these steps are to be taken on the asphalt.

Melhor filme goiano no 13ºFICA em 2011


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The Cangaceiro and the Lion

Brazil 2012 | Arnaldo Galvão | 13 min | Animation

tl_files/dynamic_dropdown/images Filmambiente Design 2/Images Films 2012/Film_CangaceiroLeao_web.jpgPeter believes he is a lion adopted by humans. This fact gives him courage to face big challenges, like his homework.

Circuito Inffinito de Festivais 2012

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Mission of Mermaids

USA 2012 | Susan Rockefeller | 19 min | Fiction

Mission of the MermaidA short film celebrating director Susan Rockefeller’s relationship with the ocean. It’s both a poetic ode to the seas and a plea for their protection.

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We have no Tickets

China 2011 | Bao Jian | 7,25 min | Animation

We have no TicketsBecause of human greed and folly, constant crush and destroying  of the beautiful Earth, one day the planet  can´t bear with it anymore and starts to fall apart. People can't live there any more and began to escape, but...where can they escape to?



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I wish I went to Ecuador

UK 2011 | David Bunting and students of the primary school Bricknell | 6 min | Animation

EcuadorAn immersive, animated documentary taking you into the heart of the Ecuadorian rainforest.

Grand Prize for Best Overall Film by Professional and Youth Jury at Kids for Kids UK Film Festival 2011

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Buriganga

UK 2010 | Michelle Coomber | 12 min | DOC

tl_files/dynamic_dropdown/images Filmambiente Design 2/Images Films 2012/Film_Buriganga_web.jpgFour lives who coexist around the Buriganga River: we meet the inhabitants of an ancient floating hotel, a beautiful political exile, and firebreathers on the shoreline.

San Francisco Green Film Festival  - One World Festival – London Short FF – European Independent FF

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Natural Urban Nature

South Corea 2012 | Kang Min-Ji | 4 min | Animation

tl_files/dynamic_dropdown/images Filmambiente Design 2/Images Films 2012/Film_NaturalUrbanNature_web.jpgWhat is the nature in an urban city? It might be unnatural nature made by humans being according to urban planning...

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The Tsunami and the Cherry Blossom

USA 2011 | Lucy Walker | 39 min | DOC

The Tsunami and the Cherry BlossomSurvivors in the areas hardest hit by Japan's recent tsunami find the courage to revive and rebuild as cherry blossom season begin.

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The Hidden Smile

Spain 2011 | Ventura Durall e Marti Roca | 11min | DOC

tl_files/dynamic_dropdown/images Filmambiente Design 2/Images Films 2012/Film_HiddenSmile_web.jpgEl somriure amagat' follows a 10-year-old Ethiopian child to construct a realistic tale about the values that flourish in a society formed by children.

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The other side

Argentina  2012 | Sofia Quiros | 15 min | DOC

The Other SideThe Nicole neighborhood, distant 30km from the center of Buenos Aires, begun some fourteen years ago, from a housing government project never concluded. Hundreds of families were established near a contaminated river, unaware that behind the green mountain nearby was one of the biggest waste dump of the state. They are now fighting for their rights and for the closure of the dump. 

Special mention at 14º Festival Int de Cine Derechos Humanos 2012, Argentina

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663114

Japan 2011 | Isamu Hirabayashi | 7,25 min | Animation

tl_files/dynamic_dropdown/images Filmambiente Design 2/Images Films 2012/Film_663114_web.jpgEvery 66 years a cicada emerges from the ground, ascends a tree and sheds its skin. This tale depicts an unexpected change in this endless cycle...

Special Mention at Berlinale 2011 as well as at Sundance and Clérmont Ferrand


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