Saturday Morning Cartoon Shorts
1pm Saturday September 19, 2015
All film screenings will take place at the Edmond Town Hall Theater located at 45 Main Street, Newtown, CT 06470. All screenings are completely free and open to the public, we hope to see you there!
Get ready to meet a variety of hilarious characters in this 100% animation, kid-centric collection! From an imaginative gamer girl to a lonely ghost, a magician and his creation, a shape-shifting hero, and a globetrotting girl—this program is sure to delight kids of all ages! In particular, the creative chaos and artistic influences of DaliVinCasso will remind both adults and tots of watching Wile E. Coyote chase the Road Runner on lazy Saturday mornings. 33 mins
Appropriate for all ages.
Appropriate for all ages.
About the Filmmakers
- BA in Visual Arts – UNESP.
- Background department coordinator for animated series “Meu Amigãozão” and “Zica e os Camaleões”.
- Short film director "Crássicos da Periferia", elected best Brazilian short film, by popular jury, in Anima Mundi 2001.
- Post Graduate in Computer Graphics 3D – SENAC.
- Graduate in industrial design – UNEB.
- Designer background for animated series “Meu Amigãozão” and “Sítio do Pica-pau Amarelo".
- Director of the animated serie Rockstar.
EAST COAST PREMIERE
An unpublished painting, the meeting of two geniuses in a single painting arrives to the museum at a rainy night. The museum caretaker observes the work of art being brought to the lounge where it will be exhibited to the public. The wet box drips on the paint, the paint softens and releases those twin painters take a walk around the museum intervening on those works of art in a Cubist and Surrealist way. The caretaker "chases" our painters in a classic cartoon chasing, using the Renaissance mechanisms to restore the order.
Runtime: 11:11 mins
Directors Marcelo Castro
Writers Marcelo Castro
Producers Marcelo Castro
Key Cast Demian Rios Storyboard
Marcio Nigro Music
Evanildo Santos Animation Direction
Catarina Niero Animation Coordination
Jefferson Bastida Full Animation
Flávia Güttler Cutout Animation
Tico Bolpas Cutout Animation
Catarina Niero Full Inbetweener
Cid Makino Full Inbetweener
Alina Linch Cutout Inbetweener
Lia Hazan Cutout Inbetweener
Cid Makino Consulting Producer
Chris Borges Background Artist
Marcelo Castro Background Artist
Viviane Cavalcante Aditional Coloring
Débora Slikta Composing Artist
J. Luiz Bellas Jr Composing Artist
Marlon Tenório Composing Artist
Ariel Henrique Dolby Surround mix
Marcio Nigro Stereo Mix
About the Filmmakers
Director PACO GISBERT
Valencia (Spain) 12-04-1952
Member of the Academy of Arts and Cinematographic Sciences of Spain since 2003, President AVEPA (Valencian Association of Animation Production companies) since 2001, 2012-2014 Executive Producer / CEO LLUNA FILMS, SL Valencia (SPAIN)
Director Ramón Alós Sánchez
Valencia (Spain) 14.01.1974
2006-2007 Master in Animation Infográfica Jaime I University of Castellon
2000-2003 Diploma in Film Direction at the Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia in Rome, Italy.
1992-1997 Bachelor of Fine Arts from the Faculty of Fine Arts of San Carlos de Valencia
Director PAQUI RAMÍREZ VILLAVERDE
Valencia (SPAIN) 12.05.1958
2012-2014 Executive Producer / CEO LLUNA FILMS, SL Valencia (SPAIN)
2004 to 2010 Account Director / Management-client / production: Pasozebra Productions, SL Valencia, ",TV Series "The Nimbos", "Norman Postman" (Disney Channel), “Valentin”
Kiko is a “magician” who, with a pencil, brings his creations to life: beautiful
teddy bear dolls. While in a world tour with his dolls Kiko has an airplane crash
and remains trapped for twenty years on an island with only one surviving doll:
Boro the teddy bear. During that time, the old man forces the little teddy bear to
look for his lost magic pencil, with which he intends to draw his wife into life.
When finally the little bear finds the pencil and gives it to Kiko, the old man
realizes the loneliness of Boro and with his last breath draws a couple for the
Runtime: 9:34 mins
Directors PACO GISBERT
Writers JAVIER GISBERT
Producers PAQUI RAMIREZ
Key Cast JOSÉ ABENZA MUSIC, FX SOUD
FLORIANO GERARDI CONCEPT ART
BRUNO PONTE MODELING & SETUP
About the Filmmaker
Maria Torregrosa Domenech is an animator living and workig in Valencia, Spain. She was born in 1911. Her B.A. in Fine Arts was received from the Polytechnic University of Valencia and Solent Southampton University in 2014. Subsequent to that, and currently, she is working in the game industry, meanwhile developing her own personal film projects.