Presented by Dérapage Festival
A robot accidentally gains "human eyes" and acquires self-awareness. This robot can now see the world with a human-like vision, and becomes conscious.
Welcome to the world of PLSTC, an undersea dystopia that submerges you in the disturbing reality of plastic pollution.
In space, no one hear your zaps!
Experimental animation short about a drums solo by Art Blakey using stop motion techniques as well as textures and typography.
A brief experience of laser engraving and cutting on 16mm film, about the first snows of autumn, mushrooms and ferns, with lively music.
Zahya Tétreault Bélanger
A dance of passing time, through the invisible movement of flowers, clouds and crowds.
The final result, based on the randomness and fluidity of the AI generators used, is a surreal animation where a classic theme (Ophelia) meets with weird dreamlike mutations and unexpected futuristic scene...
The maps shall adapt to Man's ambition.
Marie-Christine Le Vey
Benadryl Inflectra is an experimental, non narrative animation film that is meant to be a sweet psychedelic journey.
Yesterday, I found the address of my abuser in the memory of my phone. I have no name, I have no face, I only have his address.
Colors explores the bright and vibrant colors in the Central neighborhood. A glimpse of tension was found between the concrete and lines.
With each recollection, our memories become increasingly hazy until they fade away or distort.
In the Northwest Passage, a crew of researchers make contact with an ancient corpse, preserved in a massive glacier.
Taking the shape of a deep sea voyage, 'Les Fruits de la Mère' is an experimental animation exploring the challenges regarding climatic changes.
I think I will take the scenic route. This film evokes the nostalgic memory of resting during a long drive, with abstract visuals and familiar ambient environmental sounds.
Experimental Stop-motion movie.
A mesmerizing contemplation of moving bodies and painting, with three magnificent performers of contemporary dance from Montreal, Marie Mougeolle, Eduardo Ruiz Vergara et Sophie Corriveau.
Meshed plays with layers of concrete textures, exposing meshes of geometric transformation.
Created as part of the DÉRAPAGE festival of non-narrative audio-visual creation, "Monotonie de l'Age Adulte" ("Monotony of adulthood") is an exploration of the atmosphere.
Juan Carlos García-Sampedro
There are times when creation is not marked by an outlined idea, but it is rather modulated as if it had a will of its own, a voice that constructs its own discourse and is asking to be heard.
Elsa is looking to hire a realtor and pits two potential agents against one another in a series of challenges.
An alien child chronicles the fun and horrors of Earth for her school class.
When nightclub singer Poppy is confronted with a black-eyed man, she is overcome by fear.
A slave breaks his chains and attempts to overthrow an old tyrant.
HICHAM CHÉRIF D'OUAZZANE
Late at night, a screenwriter recollects an unpleasant encounter with the receptionist of the motel he is staying at. As this memory haunts him, his thoughts blur with the story he is writing.
Xiaoyu Zhang, Chang Tong, Shan Shuyao
The directors majored in MA Creative Media at the City University of Hong Kong. When directing TAIKWUN (2022), they used the photos taken in Tai Kwun as the material for animation creation.
Tempodegenerative is an exploration of odd sequences which want to express neurodegeneration. It is an abstract experimental short film.
As the title implies, the film is a superficial compilation of found YouTube videos of holes with dramatic sound design.
The protagonist suffers from paranoia that originates from a past incident. The protagonist confronts a monster in a subway which was the stage of the past incident.
A child with a dandelion head, an insect and a fish with a human face, and the Absolute.
Angst grows stronger as Emily questions her purpose in a waiting room, surrounded by strangers with a similar destiny.
A non-narrative film that showcases brief moments of the director's everyday life under a luminous and dreamlike veil.