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I OIAF 40: Grand Prix I I

  • 1h 10 min
  • Animation

In collaboration with the Embassy of Canada, "OIAF 40: Grand Prix" is a selection of Grand Prix winners from the Ottawa International Animation Festival from 1976-2015. Selection by Chris Robinson.

THE STREET

Canada 1976, 10’

Dir: Caroline Leaf

Based on the Mordecai Richter story, a boy deals with the impending death of his grandmother and the effect this had on his family.

HEN, HIS WIFE

USSR 1990, 14’

Dir: Igor Kovalyov

A masked stranger arrives at a couple’s apartment to tell the husband that his wife, unbeknownst to him is actually a hen.

THE NIGHT OF THE CARROTS

Estonia 1998, 29’

Dir: Priit Pärn

Diego goes to the hotel, where rabbits have learned how to practice voodoo, threatening the occupants with a would-be catastrophe.

RING OF FIRE

Germany 2000, 15’

Dir: Andreas Hykade

Two cowboys make their way to the surreal bazaar of sexual desire, where they wait for something to happen—drinking, lying, and cheating in the meantime.