NYICFF Dutch Animation Celebration
Catch the best short films from the Netherlands! (Recommended for ages 8+)
See below for the full list of films. The total program runs 74mins. Films are in Dutch with English subtitles, in English, or have no dialogue.
Dirs. Job, Joris, Marieke. 2018, 1 mins. Animation. One hundred years of Amsterdam go by in street-style flash and dash in this memorably animated view of history.
Jonas & the Sea
Dir. Marlies van der Wel. 2015, 12 mins. Animation. At the seaside, Jonas dreams of a life among the fish and constructs bizarre aquatic contraptions to realize the impossible.
Dir. Marlies van der Wel. 2018, 8 mins. Animation. Blooming with artful animation and wistful storytelling, Emily was spotlighted as the Netherlands’s entry for Oscar consideration.
Dirs. Job, Joris, Marieke. 2016, 20 mins. Animation. Three very different kids, all friends, find out what it truly means to walk a day in each other’s shoes,…and legs, and torsos in this hilarious International Emmy and 2017 NYICFF Grand Prize–winning film.
Dir. Camiel Schouwenaar. 2017, 25 mins. Animation. Eric Kaminsky feels a little like a fish out of water. Will the pool finally be the place where he can feel just right?
Mr. Paper Goes Out for Walk
Dirs. Steven De Beul, Ben Tesseur. Netherlands/Belgium, 2018, 8 mins. Animation. With trusted scissors in hand, Mr. Paper makes choice cuts to craft his ideal world.