Since 1998, The Animation Show of Shows has selected the best in animated short films from the world's most renowned animation festivals and presented them at the major animation studios to inspire their animators and directors. Now for the first time ever, the films featured in The Animation Show of Shows are available in this special DVD collection along with some of the most memorable animated short films of all time.
This Box Set contains the complete set, all 18 great films from Volumes 31-36.
THE DANISH POET
by Torill Kove
* Best Animated Short Film, 79th Academy Awards®
VOLGENS DE VOGELS
by Linde Faas
* First Prize Student Competition, Holland Animation Film Festival
VIVE LA ROSE
by Bruce Alcock
* Best Animated Short Film Nominee, Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television
by Santiago "Bou" Grasso
* FIPRESCI Award, Annecy International Animation Film Festival
by Wendy Tilby
* Best Animated Short Film Nominee, 64th Academy Awards®
by Tomek Ducki
* Grand Prix + Best Animated Film, Tabor Film Festival
by Michal Socha
* Best Student Animation, Ottawa International Animation Festival
by Cordell Barker
* Genie Award for Best Animated Short Film, Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television
HEN HIS WIFE
by Igor Kovalyov
* Grand Prize, Ottawa International Animation Festival
JOHN AND KAREN
by Matthew Walker
* Best Television Animation for Adults, Ottawa International Animation Film Festival
by Lynn Smith
* Special Distinction Award for Education and Humor, Annecy International Animation Film Festival
AT THE ENDS OF THE EARTH
by Konstantin Bronzit
* Audience Award, Annecy International Animation Film Festival
I MET THE WALRUS
by Josh Raskin
* Best Animated Short Film Nominee, 80th Academy Awards®
THE IRRESISTIBLE SMILE
by Ami Lindholm
* Best Student Film, Animafest Zagreb
TRAGIC STORY WITH HAPPY ENDING
by Regina Passoa
* Cartoon d'Or Nominee, Cartoon Forum
THE PEARCE SISTERS
by Luis Cook
* Best Animated Short Film, 2008 BAFTA Award
by Chris Landreth
* Grand Prize, Cinanima
FIFTY PERCENT GREY
by Ruairi Robinson
* Best Animated Short Film Nominee, 74th Academy Awards®
"Unfettered invention, heart, and ingenuity - these are the films that remind me why I love animation."
- Chris Wedge, Director, Ice Age
"Here we have art and fun mixed together in the best possible way."
- Ed Catmull, President, Walt Disney and Pixar Animation Studios
"Animated Shorts are where animators can really push the limits of what animation can do! They can experiment with new techniques and methods of storytelling. "These DVDs bring together some of the best shorts produced by some of the best filmmakers working today, doing things that can only be done in this amazing medium."
- Pete Doctor, Director of Monster's Inc.
"A rare opportunity to experience the unique and pure vision of these filmmakers through both their story telling abilities and artistic imaginings."
- Jill Culton, Director of Open Season
"These cartoons are the best in contemporary animation: quick, beautiful, funny, and surprising. Watch these inspiring shorts and you'll get the itch to make your own!."
- Matt Groening, Creator of The Simpsons
"A terrific collection - each a small animated portrait of the filmmaker's wonderful wit or heart or wild imagination or all three!"
- Bob Peterson, Co-Director of Up!
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|This product was added to our catalog on Friday 16 September, 2011.