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19th Animation Show of Shows

Sunday, April 14, 2024
4pm
90 minutes Not Rated Animation/Short Film The 19th ANIMATION SHOW OF SHOWS represents the work of artists from eight countries, including nine women. Funny, moving, engaging, and thought-provoking, the ANIMATION SHOW OF SHOWS not only has something for everyone, but is a remarkable and insightful microcosm of our world. Perhaps the most relevant film in the show is a 50-year-old short that was restored by The ANIMATION SHOW OF SHOWS with grants from ASIFA-Hollywood and The National Film Preservation Foundation. “Hangman,” by Paul Julian and Les Goldman, and based on a poem by Maurice Ogden, explores themes of injustice and personal responsibility in its tale of a town whose residents, afraid to speak up, are methodically executed by the title character. Films included: • Can You Do It – Quentin Baillieux, France • Tiny Big – Lia Bertels, Belgium • Next Door – Pete Docter, U.S. • The Alan Dimension – Jac Clinch, UK • Beautiful Like Elsewhere – Elise Simard, Canada • Hangman – Paul Julian and Les Goldman, U.S. • The Battle of San Romano – Georges Schwizgebel, Switzerl • Gokurosama – Clémentine Frère, Aurore Gal, Yukiko Meignien, Anna Mertz, Robin Migliorelli, Romain Salvini, France • Dear Basketball – Glen Keane, U.S. • Island – Max Mörtl and Robert Löbel, Germany • Unsatisfying – Parallel Studio, France • My Burden – Niki Lindroth von Bahr, Sweden • Les Abeilles Domestiques (Domestic Bees) Alexanne Desrosiers, Canada • Our Wonderful Nature: The Common Chameleon – Tomer Eshed, Germany • Casino – Steven Woloshen, Canada • Everything – David OReilly, U.S Will call tickets may be picked up at The Cary Box Office beginning one hour prior to the movie.