The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) has unveiled the ten animated short films list for its 85th Academy Award which will be held on 24th February 2013 at Hollywood and Highland Center. Total fifty-six animated short movies had originally qualified in the list and here is the top ten animated short film review.
Tram is directed by Michaela Pavatova, short film is one of the ten finalists for the Best Animated Academy Awards. The story of the film revolves around the tram conductor as she passes the time with a few choice erotic fantasies. TRAM will be the part of the project Sexperiencies, a collection of short animated movies about female sexual fantasies. The story revolves around the tram conductress.
Paperman’ is the new short film directed by John Kahrs. The story is very simple as a lonely young man who lives in New York City and his dream girl. It’s a beautiful romantic short movie of a young man in New York City, whose destiny takes an unexpected turn after a chance meeting with a beautiful woman.
8: Maggie Simpson in ‘The Longest Daycare’
This Oscar award nominated movie is directed by David Silverman. The making of short probably a surprise to many fans of the long-running series. A number of people think that this movie will win the competition. As the Simpsons return to the big screen. The short movie is a four and a half minute 3D short. The feature of this animated short movie is that the movie has no dialogue.
7: Head over Heels
This short film is directed by Timothy Reckart. The story of this selected movie is floating around a husband and wife, after many years of marriage, husband lives on the floor and his wife lives on the roof. The equilibrium comes between them when Walter tries to reignite their old romance. Excellent romantic short movie with a message in it for its viewers. I hope for the best for this movie in nomination.
6: Fresh Guacamole
This video is a stop motion animation and replace food with familiar objects. It is directed by the artist known as PES for ‘Western Spaghetti’ from 2008. It is also the viral video of the year by viewing more than eight million viewers. Now PES latest movie is a ‘Fresh Guacamole’ and this animated short movie was nominated for Academy Awards 2013. It is considered one of the strong candidates for Oscar Award.
5: The Fall of the House of Usher
This story of this short animated movie is based on Edgar Allah Poe’s “The Fall of the House of Usher”. It is directed by Raul Garcia, this is seventeen minutes short animated movie is narrated by Sir Christopher Lee. Its story is excellent in all aspects. The story of the movie is, the death of Madeline Usher, last in he line of the Usher family precipitates Roderick’s descent into madness and death.
4: The Eagleman Stag
A cerebral comedy about a man’s obsession with his quickening perception of time and the extreme lengths he goes to in order to counter the effect. This Oscar award nominee short film is directed by Mikey Please from Royal College of Arts. The theme of the movie is a dark, cerebral comedy about a man’s obsession with his quickening perception of time and the extreme lengths he goes to in order to counter the effect. Great movie!
Really wonderful short movie by the French director Leo Verrier. This film features lovely arts inspired by Jackson Pollack, it is loving tribute as well as art history. The movie is about steals paintings which he hides in his home so he can eat them. The wonderful craft works are his food and plunge him into a state of ecstasy when he eats them. But in excess to eat, the paintings become rare until they disappear
It is a Japanese animated short movie directed by Katsuhiro Otomo from Sunrise Inc. Part of an omnibus feature film entitled “Short Peace”. Its wonderful romantic and emotional type animated movie with good artwork. Combustible is the story of Owaka, she is a daughter of merchant family and save for the friendship of the trouble making boy next door Matsukichi
1: Adam and Dog
It is a short story of traditional masterpiece and directed by Minkyu Lee from Lodge Films. This is about the relationship of man and canine. The artist of this animation movie Minkyu Lee already won the Annie award for Best Short Animated subject. Lee created this movie with his friends from Disney. It is also very strong contestant of the Award. I hope for the best to all in the competition.
Which of the above ten short movie you rated as a first prize? Give your answer in comments below.