Ace Animation

Sunday, March 8th, 12:00 PM – 1:50 PM

Carnegie Institution for Science

*Screenings followed by Q&A with the director

A Moonlights Tale

Directed by Ron Spivak, Andrew Noh, Elena Spina, Aarif Attarwala, and Tony Gaeta
USA / 2019 / 6 mins

Where the stars gather to dance, the lightless Moon is rejected until one night the Sun appears at the celestial ball.


Directed by Chelsea Rugg
USA / 2019 / 8 mins

His and hers chapsticks are separated by a seemingly insurmountable obstacle—a full size bed.

Falafel Cart

Directed by Abdullah Al-Wazzan
Kuwait / 2019 / 14 mins

During a stormy night, a lonely immigrant falafel vendor is whirled into the memories of his past.


Directed by Fokion Xenos
Greece / 2019 / 7 mins

In the midst of a searing heatwave, two children find a way to cool everyone down.

Her Head

Directed by Emma Louhivuori
Finland / 2019 / 7 mins

A woman’s life is difficult because her head is a cat.


Directed by Marion Decoste, Mickaël Nezreg, Manon Ryckelynck, Maiwen Koskas Jeremie Hannoah, Florian Morelli, Raphael Halle, and Aurélie Vanden Borren
France / 2019 / 4 mins

Amandine, an inflexible traffic warden, takes perverse pleasure in punishing every little infraction by handing out a fine.

Lost In Place

Directed by Morgan Holub
USA / 2019 / 4 mins

A young girl and her pet robot go on a journey, physically and emotionally.

Put Your Heart Into It

Directed by Cory Kerr
USA / 2019 / 2 mins

After a struggling artist pours his heart into his book, he sells the rights, but the deal isn’t what he expected.

Sea Shepherd

Directed by Débora Mendes
Portugal / 2019 / 5 mins

A girl serves fish in a restaurant until there are no more fish.


Directed by Brad Pattullo
USA / 2019 / 3 mins

A taxidermist chases a squirrel around his house with a shotgun.

The Tale of Bunnyman Bridge

Directed by Eric Lochstampfor
USA / 2019 / 2 mins

An eerie tale.


Directed by Evan Mcinnes
Australia / 2019 / 3 mins

The city folk are about to get a wake-up call. But, will they stop and listen?

Wherefore Art Thou Theo

Directed by Theodore Schaffer
USA / 2019 / 5 mins

The series of voicemails the director’s mother left during a time of loss.

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