Hair Love – Matthew A. Cherry, USA, 7 min.
It's up to Daddy to give his daughter, Zuri, an extra-special hairstyle in this story of self-confidence and the love between fathers and daughters.
Dcera (Daughter) – Daria Kashcheeva, Czech Republic, 15 min.
In a hospital room, the Daughter recalls a childhood moment when as a little girl she tried to share her experience with an injured bird with her Father.
Sister – Siqi Song, China/USA, 8 min.
A man thinks back to his childhood memories of growing up with an annoying little sister in China in the 1990s. What would his life have been like if things had gone differently?
Kitbull – Rosana Sullivan, USA, 9 min.
KITBULL, directed by Rosana Sullivan and produced by Kathryn Hendrickson, reveals an unlikely connection that sparks between two creatures: a fiercely independent stray kitten and a pitbull. Together, they experience friendship for the first time.
Memorable – Bruno Collet, France, 12 min.
The world appears to be changing for Louis, a painter, and his wife Michelle. In fact, recently all sorts of strange things have been happening to them.
Plus a selection of additional animated shorts:
Henrietta Bulkowski - Rachel Johnson, USA, 16 min. (Featuring the voices of Chris Cooper and Ann Dowd)
A determined young woman, crippled with a severe hunchback, will stop at nothing to fulfill her dream of seeing the world. This is the story of how she finds happiness.
The Bird and the Whale - Carol Freeman, Ireland, 6 min.
After straying too far from his family to explore a shipwreck, a young whale discovers it’s sole survivor, a caged songbird. Together they struggle to survive lost at sea.
Hors Piste - Léo Brunel, Loris Cavalier, Oscar Malet, Camille Jalabert, France, 5 min.
Two mountain rescuers take off in a helicopter for yet another rescue, but this time, not everything will go according to plan.
Maestro - Géza M. Tóth, France, 2 min.
Five minutes before his big performance, the Maestro and his persistent mechanical assistant get ready. As the performance time draws nearer, life at the top is not all it seems.