Animation Thousand Kisses (16 mins)Director: Richard Goldgewicht Separated by the fear of prosecution in the Nazi Germany of 1933, a young Jewish couple in Berlin make loose plans to reunite on the safe tropical shores of Brazil. Thousand KissesBrazil | English Edge of Alchemy (19 mins) Director: Stacey Steers In Edge of Alchemy the silent-era actors Mary Pickford and Janet Gaynor are seamlessly appropriated from their early films of the 1920’s and cast into a surreal epic with an upending of the Frankenstein story and an undercurrent of hive collapse. Edge of AlchemyUSA Framed (7 mins)Director: Marco Jemolo FRAMED is a noir animated short-film, which explores the sensitive subject of alienation in society. FramedItaly Lullaby For A Mother And Child (7m 29s)Director: Emma Lorie “There was once a mother and a child who lived far away…”, and so begins the charming story of a rhino and her calf. Lullaby For A Mother And ChildAustralia | English | Drama, environmental Blows With The Wind (6m 30s)Director: Hazhir As’adi After occurring some events for the scarecrow, scarecrow becomes human. Blows With The WindIran The golden pumpkin (7m 35s)Director: It’s a story of the rich and the poor, for the greed and for the good. The golden PumpkinBulgaria | Bulgarian, English Shuttle Bus ( 22m 35s)Director: Luo Dandan Shuttle Bus is my first independent animation work. The idea comes from a popular saying, “The life journey is similar to a bus ride. You’re accompanied by your family loved ones, but eventually you need to get off the bus one by one. Shuttle BusChina | Chinese Count Your Curses (8m 30s)Director: Lorène Yavo In a town where supernatural beings are part of everyday life, two roommates face a recurring problem: their house spirit was devoured by an unknown creature overnight. They go on their way to find a replacement spirit and a solution to their pest problem. Count Your CursesBelgium | French | Horror, Fiction, Humor, Fantasy, Student Dahlia (4m 21s)Director: Ana Mouyis Through a metaphorical narrative about love, Dahlia explores a relationship between two people which is burdened by mental illness. DahliaUSA | Experimental Blue Tomorrow (14m 53s)Director: Numan Ayaz, Mavi Yar?n A man who lives alone on his island goes on an unknown journey caused by rising ocean. After witnessing a catastrophe on the way, he finds hope again with other people.But when the ocean rises again this time he makes an unexpected decision. Blue TomorrowTurkey | Drama, Fantasy Cupid is not a terrorist (5m 22sCDirector: bellopropello Love is a random thing. Finding true love is a thrilling adventure, especially if personally involved as a target. cupid is not a terroristSwitzerland | English | Animation, Short Pondicherry International Film Festival firstname.lastname@example.org QUICK LINKS Meet the TeamAwardsPartnersVenues VENUE WISE SCHEDULE MMC Auditorium, Auroville Alliance Française de PondichéryJ.N. Auditorium, Pondicherry University OFFICIAL SELECTIONS Short FilmsFeature FilmsDocumentary Films Animation Films FOLLOW US Facebook Twitter Register Now !