The 15th Athens Animfest was postponed because of the COVID pandemic, but in their website you can still find the Official Selection for this years competitors..
While we wait for further information about the festival, here are some of the selected stop motion shorts:
Arch Rival, by Liu Qiang.
“On War with Yourself.”
BELLZEBUB by Cesar Diaz Melendez.
“Who lives in the hermitage of the hill?”
Candy Shop, by Patrick Smith.
“There are 11,926 pharmaceutical drugs available worldwide, this film shows 2863 of them. Thousands of pills and capsules are choreographed into a cacophony of shape, color and size, resulting in a satirical commentary about our cultural, recreational, and economic infatuation with prescription drugs.”
Chick ‘N’ Fox, by Paraskevi Koutalou.
“A sharp minded domestic hen, being in danger, comes up with a last – minute trick to face her sly predator, and it proves to be quite effective.
Sometimes it takes just an out-of the-box thinking to tame our fears.”
Cleaning in Progress -Teaser Trailer, by Grant Holden.
Cracks in the Pavement (Entre Baldosas), by Nicolás Conte.
“A beautiful and delicate flower grows amidst the asphalt jungle. A street rubbish bin witnesses the mistreatment of the Flower in the polluted public way. Concerned about her torment, the rubbish bin seeks a way to protect her.”