Cartoon d’Or is the award for the best European animated short film. In 2015, the jury members watched 31 films that were awarded at one of the partner festivals during the previous year. Amongst this shortlist, the jury selected these six nominees to compete for the Cartoon d’Or.
When playing a mysterious vinyl single, Pia is suddenly able to travel through her life.
Abel lives in the winter and Apolline lives in the summer. Isolated in their “natures”, they never met each other. They are not even supposed to meet. So when Abel crosses the border and discovers Apolline, curiosity is overwhelming…
Brothers In Arms tells the story of Ørn, a Danish platoon commander positioned in Afghanistan and his cooperation with local police captain, Fareed.
A lost soul stumbles drunken through the city. In a park, Death finds him and shows him many things.
It is a simple and bitter-sweet story, a story that touches any age, that we want to keep to oneself as a secret, a story carrying many feelings, a story which, finally, we want to share with everybody: it is the story of life.’
“You want to put her in a home; you tell her; tell her now” hisses one brother. But Mother won’t go, and their own lives unravel. Innovative life-size animated characters tell the stark and darkly humorous tale of caring for an elderly parent.