Animovies

Animovies

Explore the mad world of offbeat and strange hand drawn animations from the 70s & 80s. We’ll bring the VHS player, you bring the acid wash jeans. (Or maybe just the acid).

Handmade Puppet Dreams Volume VI

Handmade Puppet Dreams Volume VI

Curated by Heather Henson (USA), Handmade Puppet Dreams produces DIY puppet films focusing on real time puppetry performed specifically for the camera.

Handmade Puppet Dreams Family Collection

Handmade Puppet Dreams Family Collection

Sun, March 15, 5pm 40 min All Ages The Studio, Theatre Junction Grand (606 1 Street SW) $15 regular / $10 members & kids   See also: HMPD Volume VI  Wed, March 11, 7 pm, (85 min), 14+ HMPD “Best of” Collection: Wed, March 11, 9:30 pm (60 min) 14+...
Handmade Puppet Dreams Best of Showcase

Handmade Puppet Dreams Best of Showcase

Wed, March 11, 9:30 pm 60 min 14+ The Studio, Theatre Junction Grand (606 1 Street SW) $15 regular / $10 members & kids   See also: HMPD Family Collection Sunday, March 15, 5:00 pm (40 min) All Ages HMPD Vol VI Wed, March 11, 7 pm (85 min) 14+    ...
Prairie Puppet Underground

Prairie Puppet Underground

What do a lonely bus rider, microscopic puppets, and punk tumours have in common? The prairie, where “nothing ever happens.”

The River

The River

Calgary’s Bleeding Art Industries creates a whimsical Monty Python-esque stop motion animation to the song, River of Snot by the comedic musical trio The Arrogant Worms.

Spirit of the Bluebird

Spirit of the Bluebird

Using spray paint on a fence where Aboriginal mother and grandmother Gloria Black Plume was brutally murdered, AYAP graduate Jesse Gouchey paints a large-scale animation of a bluebird in flight.

Aboriginal Youth Animation Project

Aboriginal Youth Animation Project

A collection of brand new shorts created during the Quickdraw Animation Society’s 2013/2014 Aboriginal Youth Animation Project. Participants ages 18 to 24 learned animation techniques, and created films on issues related to youth, culture, and identity.