Lunchtime Shorts – NFTS Animation
October 27, 2017, 12:00 PM
Burlington City Arts
135 Church Street
10/8/5 or Free with Gold Pass
Note: No advance booking – payment at the door for all Lunchtime Shorts programs – CASH OR CHECK ONLY. Gold Pass holders: bring your pass. Seating on a first come-first served basis. Please arrive ahead of screening time to allow for picking up your lunch.
Home Grown | Quentin Haberham – Director/Co-Story/Animator | 9 min
Francis raises his son in isolation but when the boy outgrows his father’s protective confines, Francis learns that what is right for himself may not be what is best for his son.
Pipe Dreams | Christa Jarrold – Director/Writer | 9 min
Helen’s got a hot date; it’s all part of her plan to be a “better” woman. But as the cracks start to show, is it Helen who’s going to be too much for him, or her plumbing?
Poles Apart | Paloma Baeza – Director/Writer/Animator | 12 min
An unlikely meeting between Nanuk, a tough female polar bear, and Aklak, an enthusiastic male grizzly bear, brought together by their changing habitats
Tête-à-Tête | Natasha Tonkin – Director/Writer/Designer | 8 min
A young woman visits her family. Over the weekend tensions fray, whilst technology provides an easy respite.
True North – George Bowler – Director | 8 min
On the long journey home, a fisherman comes upon the wreckage of a ship and rescues a small boy that he finds asleep in a barrel. As a mysterious storm descends he senses the arrival of a sinister presence.