Asian Animated Shorts
Asian Animated Shorts
English spoken/subtitled program!
For a refreshing and exciting collaborative event, Asian Movie Night is teaming up with KloosterKino and Focus Filmtheatre to bring you a program of Asian Animation Shorts!
It is a very special selection of short films exhibiting a diverse set of cultures stemming out of Asia for a first-time screening in Arnhem.
Cat Days – 11 min
Jiro, a little boy, feels sick. His father takes him to the doctor’s. She diagnoses a harmless condition. But it shakes the core of the boy’s identity.
Beyond Noh – 4 min
Beyond Noh rhythmically animates 3,475 individual masks from all over the world, beginning with the distinctive masks of the Japanese Noh theater and continuing on a cultural journey through ritual, utility, deviance, and politics.
Sister – 8 min
A man remembers his childhood memory of growing up with an annoying little sister in 1990s China. How would his life have been if things had gone differently?
Mt. Head – 10 min
A cherry tree grows on the head of a man.
Run Rostam Run – 12 min
Rostam – the old Persian national her – should travel to the future and come to Tehran 2017, in order to make up for what he has done to his own son. In Tehran, he doesn’t know whether to choose the legal or illegal way to reach his legitimate goal.
Kick-Heart – 13 min
A love story between two people that each have a secret to hide. One a pro-wrestler, the other a Nun. Losing never felt so good.
West Question East Answer – 7 min
Communication can be difficult when cultural and historical backgrounds are so distanced. A Korean grandmother and her German granddaughter try to work it out.
Love at the Crossroads – 6 min
Love triangle between Kkum and Hyeon-sil with me.
N u & Binnenkort
DeuxBuurvrouwen Madeleine en Nina zijn al tientallen jaren elkaars geheime liefde. Een onverwachte gebeurtenis dwingt hen om uit de kast te komen.
Kapsalon Romy (8+)Winnaar van maar liefst 4 Gouden Kalveren! Te zien in de herfstvakantie, op 20 en 24 oktober.
Yakari (6+)Een verrassende animatiefilm over het spectaculaire avontuur van de kleine Sioux indiaan Yakari en zijn vriendschap met Kleine Bliksem, een supersnelle mustang.