COMIC BOOK AND
COMIC BOOK AND
In Collaboration With
THE INDIE ANIMATION FESTIVAL
AUGUST 15th, 2004
SHRINE AUDITORIUM EXPO CENTER
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA USA
A DOG NAMED TUNA PHISH
Dir: P. Lemmers
Prod: P. Lemmers/Chicop Animation Arts
Running Time: 5:41 minutes
A evil scientist who hates dogs, tries to take over the world with his army of cyborg cats.
Flashtv.com, newgrounds.com, flashplayer.com, phrozenflame.com
Dir: Robert Feldman
Prod: Robert Feldman
Country: USA- Perkasie, Pennsylvania
Running Time: 19:00 minutes
Online animated comic about a plastic surgeon haunted by his vampire past.
BLACK AND WHITE: RED ALL OVER
Dir: Greg Holfeld
Prod: Judi Oehme
Running Time: 4:30 minutes
Art sees red, but a penguin needs to see everything to survive in the cruel ice-noir world.
Anima Mundi 2003-Brazil, Adelaide International Film Festival, Anima 2003-Brussells, Australian Capital City Tour, St, Kilda Film Festival 2003, International Competition – I Castelli Animat: Italy, New Visions – Taiwan International Film Festival 2004, Selected Screening – SICAF 2004 Seoul Korea.
Dir: Carle Bacha & David Bacha
Prod: David Bacha/Abutoons
Running Time: 4:16 minutes
Ramachan seeks to win honor and glory by entering into a kung fu competition, where he must battle a fierce and savagely strong demon.
Running Time: 3:50 minutes
Short animated film about the U.S. Factory Farming industry.
Over 4.5 million hits online at http://www.themeatrix.com/. Presently touring the film festival circuit.
Dir: Mike & Andy Parker
Prod: Mike & Andy Parker
Country: USA-Stamford, Connecticutt
Running Time: 11:00 minutes
Animated online series about the misadventures of two college freshman at the first university to have dual enrollment of humans and primates. The Simpsons meets National Lampoon's Animal House.
THIS STORY UDDERLY SUCKS
Dir: Andrew M. Currie
Prod: Andrew M. Currie/ Purdue University
Country: USA – San Antonio, Texas
Running Time: 1:46 minutes
A silly, animated short about a vacuum that gets itself stuck to a cow’s udder and can’t break free.
More than a dozen renders and layers are manipulated digitally and composites bound into each frame to give the 3D animation a hand drawn/painted look using an original, “homemade” technique.
Pencil Head’s Dusk til Dawn Film Festival, Transdimensional Short Film Festival (Best Animation Award), deadCENTER Film Festival, Oxford Film Festival, Anima Mundi (Brazil),Real to Reel Film Festival, Ithaca Film Festival, SIGGRAPH Student Animation Competition.
HOWARD'S NEW JETPACK
Dir: Brad Plows
Prod: Brad Plows
Country: USA – Culver City, California
Running Time: 4:30 minutes
Howard dreams of shortening his daily commute with his new jetpack, only to discover that he's not cut out for life in the fast lane.
Ifilm.com, Newport Beach Film Festival
THE LESTER SHOW– “Happy Hour”
Dir: Allan Steele
Prod: Allan Steele / The Pancake Circus
Country: USA-Portland, Oregon
Running Time: 6:00 minutes
A day in the life of a skinny half-naked dellusional kid who lives in an abandon car with his pet rat.
Newport Beach Film Festival, Humboldt International Short Film Festival, SXSW, Raindance Film Festival, Flickering Image Film Festival, Cartoonbrim, Denver Underground Film Festival, Backseat Film Festival, Bitfilm, Cascade Independent Film Festival.
ALL CAPS – Mad Villians Music Video
Dir: James Reitano
Prod: James Reitano/TFU Studio
Country: USA-Los Feliz, California
Running Time: 2:15 minutes
Two scientists are victims of insider sabatoge. Animation created in the style of the 60's Marvel comics.
Dir: Jeff Spoonhower
Prod: Jeff Spoonhower
Country: USA-Maitland, Florida
Running Time: 6:20 minutes
Does intelligent life exist? A clumsy robot, ship full of micro aliens and a troupe of showbiz clams have the answer.
Exhibited in over 50 film festivals around the world.
Dir: Mike Kane
Prod: Mike Kane / Kane Films
Country: USA-Pembroke Pires, Florida
Running Time: 12:59 minutes
Humans have always carried within them the limitless power of their souls. Precious few ever learn the power exists. Fewer still live long enough to use it.
DAY OFF THE DEAD
Dir: Lee Lanier & Jeffrey Dates
Prod: Lee Lanier & Jeffrey Dates / Beezle Bug Bit
Country: USA-Boulder City, Nevada
Running Time: 7:00 minutes
Dead guy and dead gal find themselves in a surreal, animated dead world, where lost souls try to make their earthly desires come to life.
Palm Springs Film Festival, Boston Underground Film Festival, Deep Ellum, St. Louis Film Festival, Santa Fe Film Festival, Imagina, Anima, Sedona Film Festival
KAZE: GHOST WARRIOR
Dir: Timothy Albee
Prod: Timothy Albee Animation
Country: USA- Fairbanks, Alaska
Running Time: 23:00 minutes
A masterless samurai seeks retribution for the murder of the royal family, the same men responsible for his own death.
European Association of Animated Film, SPAN, 3-D Festival-Copenhagen, Dusk Til Down Film Fest-Texas (winner of Willie's Spirit Award) , Industry Giants-Texas, Anthrocon.
Dir: Tim Miller
Prod: Sherry Wallace
Country: USA – Venice, California
Running Time: 9:30 minutes
A man and his faithful companion go on what they believe is an ordinary fishing trip only to discover that they are in for the fight of their lives.
3D Awards, Boston International Film Festival, Arcipelago Film Festival, Siggraph Electronic Theatre, Domani Vision Fest, Seattle Film Festival, AMPAS Screening, Academy Awards Oscar Short List.
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