Get to know the short film: 1916, 4min, UK, Animation/Drama

Playing at the best of Family/Animation FEEDBACK Short Film Festival on Thursday Aug. 25th. 7pm. Carlton Cinemas in downtown Toronto. Get your FREE Tickets today

  MOVIE POSTER1916, 4min, UK, Animation/Drama
Directed by Oscar Lewis

An old man remembers the last time he saw his father, walking with him to the train station in rural England. This short film was made to mark the centenary of men with families being conscripted to the army in 1916 during WW1.

Film Type:Animation

Runtime:4 minutes

Completion Date:December 13, 2015

Country of Origin:United Kingdom

Country of Filming:United Kingdom

Film Language:English

Shooting Format:Digital

Aspect Ratio:16:9

Film Color:Black & White

First-time Filmmaker:No

Student Project:Yes

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2016 Under 5min. Short Films at Festival

List of Under 5 Minute Short Films that were showcased at the festival in 2016. Click the links and watch the Audience FEEDBACK videos, plus learn more about the films.

BIRTH WEAVING LIFE, 5min., Japan, Animation/Documentary
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festival posterI AM DYSLEXIC, 5min. Norway, Animation/Music Video
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festival posterGRANDMA: A TRUE STORY, 5min, UK, Animation/Family
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festival posterPHANTOM CITY, 6min, Canada, Animation/Crime
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festival posterTHE GRAVEYARD SHIFT, 2min, USA, Animation/Comedy
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festival posterCACOPHONY, 2min, USA, Animation/Drama
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festival posterSISTERS, 4min, USA, Animation/Music Video
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festival posterAFRO CRAB, 4min, Taiwan, Animation/Comedy
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ACTORCLEAN BREAK, 5min, UK, Comedy
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ACTORSTEPHEN THE TIME TRAVELLING DOG, 3min, UK, Comedy/Fantasy
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ACTORHOWELL, 4min, UK, Horror/Comedy
Short Film from July 2016 Film Festival

ACTORPEOPLE OF NOWHERE, 2min, Israel, Documentary/Music Video
Short Film from July 2016 Film Festival

ACTORCRE-AZIONI, 5min, USA, Drama/Experimental
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ACTORWALK, 1min, Netherlands, Dance/Experimental
Short Film from July 2016 Film Festival

ACTORSILENCE, 3min, Russia, Romance/Drama
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ACTORI LIKE YOU, 2min, Italy, Drama/Romance
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ACTORDREAMS OR DEMONS, 3min, Denmark, Drama/Life
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ACTORDRAGON DREAMING, 5min, Australia, Documentary
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LOREN THE ROBOT BUTLER: TEACH ME HOW TO DOUGIE!, 3min, USA, Puppetry/Comedy

Short Film from July 2016 Film Festival

festival posterTIME, 3min., Hong Kong, Docuementary
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festival posterNO SIGNAL, 1min., Spain, Documentary
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festival posterTHE KUSBEGI, 2min, Mongolia, Documentary
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festival posterA COUPLE, 4min., France, Relationship
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festival posterLUNCH, 2min., UK, Experimental/Music Video
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festival posterNO WOMAN, 3min., Afghanistan, Experimental/Drama
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festival posterHORSE PARADE, 1min., Puerto Rico, Romance/Experimental
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festival posterDEADLY VIEW, 3min., Ireland, Thriller/Mystery
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festival posterMIDNIGHT WALK, 4min., Australia, Thriller
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festival posterPROVERBIAL LUCK, 5min, Austria, Romance/Comedy
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UNDER 5 MINUTE FILM FESTIVAL: Thursday July 28 2016

We are proud to announce the selection of short films that we will screen at the festival on Thursday July 28th. Our home is The Carlton Cinemas, located in the heart of downtown Toronto at 20 Carlton Street.

Continuing to showcase the best of short films from around the world, while maintaining our audience feedback format moderated by Matthew Toffolo. Showcasing a festival every single month in 2016!

Here is the lineup of films. Full details to come by July 1st.

STEPHEN THE TIME TRAVELLING DOG, 3min, UK, Comedy/Fantasy
Directed by Kyran Davies

Where’s Stephen?

HOWELL, 4min, UK, Horror/Comedy
Directed by Leon Williams

Howell is attending a supporters group meeting, along with others that share his condition. He has many issues…but he is trying his best to find himself.

PEOPLE OF NOWHERE, 2min, Israel, Documentary/Music Video
Directed by Lior Sperandeo

Music Video about the wave of Syrian refugees who try to make their way into Europe.

CRE-AZIONI, 5min, USA, Drama/Experimental
Directed by Elena Vannoni

A film about women and time.

WALK, 1min, Netherlands, Dance/Experimental
Directed by Nicola Balhuizen Hepp

One man’s fear of the relentless aging process and how death catches up with us all.

LUNCH, 2min, UK, Experimental/Music Video
Directed by Matthew Fletcher

From the dawn of Homo Sapiens we’ve been eating it, and we will continue to eat it… until it’s redundant. Take a journey through space-time and be aware of the 3D spatially dynamic soundtrack.

I LIKE YOU, 2min, Italy, Drama/Romance
Directed by Vito D’Agostino

A child falls in love with a girl, he is at an age where he does not know what love is, but he tries to explain what he feels with his heart.

DREAMS OR DEMONS, 3min, Denmark, Drama/Life
Directed by Lisa Svelmøe

A woman liberates herself from her strive for the perfect body

DRAGON DREAMING, 5min, Australia, Documentary
Directed by Daniel Clarke, Amy Pysden

Meet Kushia Young. She can’t hear you. But she can draw you a mystical character in under 10 minutes. This profoundly deaf 20-year-old artist from the remote APY Lands is being recognised for her unique contemporary indigenous drawings.

LOREN THE ROBOT BUTLER: TEACH ME HOW TO DOUGIE!, 3min, USA, Puppetry/Comedy
Directed by Paul McGinnis

Loren, a proper British robot and formally the head butler for a very wealthy family, has been replaced with a Roomba and stored in the basement. Now the kids program him to teach them stuff.