In 2022, SFFTV will be screening in Martin Place (2-18 June) and the Pitt Street Mall (15-19 June), between 8am and 10pm. Come and see colourful and quirky animated shorts light up the City of Sydney, as well as sneak peaks and behind-the-scenes moments from the critically acclaimed, classic Australian production, Strictly Ballroom!
Behind-the-scenes footage of Strictly Ballroom presented by the National Film and Sound Archive, celebrating the release of the new 4K restoration, screening in SFF. Find out more on the NFSA website.
For SFF screening details of the 4K restoration, visit our Strictly Ballroom page.
FILMS IN SFFTV:
Germany | 2022 | 1 min | Elena Walf
A tale as old as time, the battle between ‘good’ and evil’ drawing from the well-know cautionary idiom, “don’t saw the branch on which you are sitting.”
Do Not Feed the Pigeons
UK | 2021 | 9 min | Antonin Niclass
A group of strangers waiting for the bus are briefly connected as they are joined by pigeons.
Drawing Is An Idea
Australia | 2021 | 2 min | Rowena Lloyd
Objects and figures break out of their panel confines and discover the parameters of their own movement.
Elephant In A Castle
UK | 2021 | 5 min | Florence Yuk-ki Lee
Vibrant vignettes of a city are interrupted by a sudden tragedy on a construction site.
US | 2022 | 5 min | Aaron Hughes
A consumer finds themselves in a state of economic turmoil, after stumbling upon a coin-purse.
Korea | 2021 | 4 min | Seyoung Ok
Lines, colours and forms appear and recede rapidly into the distance in an abstract symphony of form and movement.
Girl In The Water
Taiwan | 2021 | 7 min | Shi-Rou Huang
A story of the ups and downs of love and heartbreak.
Hong Kong | 2021 | 5 min | Tsz Wing Ho
Showcasing the beauty of the human hand, and the range of abstract patterns, bold shapes and dancing gestures that they can make.
How to Defeat Three Samurai with Two Chopsticks
Belgium | 2021 | 4 min | Athéna De Callataÿ
Three rogue samurai interrupt one samurai’s meal to procure an enviable weapon but are met with a surprise.
Germany | 2021 | 6 min | Julia Ocker
An astronaut embarks on a mission to find the unknown and unseen.
Poland | 2021 | 4 min | Maria Nitek
Wiping away the tarry mass, peculiar beings emerge where one has the power to hypnotise and unite with the others.
Histoire Pour Deux Trompettes
France | 2021 | 5 min | Amandine Meyer
Chronicles a little girl’s journey through learning, change and metamorphosis and her transition from student to teacher.
La Confiture de Papillons
France, Taiwan | 2021 | 6 min | Shih-Yen Huang
A young woman describes her father and his relationship to his many pets that he never managed to take care of.
Lunar Love & Ever
Sweden | 2021 | 2 min | Gabriel Gabriel Garble
The ladybird is awake and enchanted by the full moon.
Luce and the Rock
Belgium | 2022 | 13 min | Britt Raes
A small island is disturbed when a monstrous rock separates itself from the mountain. Luce takes it upon themselves to guide the rock home.
Italy | 2021 | 11 min | Nico Bonomolo
A man, the mistal and his boat feature in this brief tale about loss, idealisation, memory and growth.
US | 2021 | 4 min | Jack Gray
Day after day, the human-like inhabitants of the Menagerie perform their daily routine tasks which eventually spiral into orchestrated abstraction.
Not Too Late
UK | 2021 | 2 min | Thiago Maia
A cautionary tale that warns against the continued destruction of the natural world.
Patouille and the Parachute Seeds
France | 2021 | 6 min | Inès Bernard-Espina, Mélody Boulissière, Clémentine Campos
Guided by his friends Momo, Patouille is led on a grand adventure in which he encounters a helpful bee and immerses himself in a dandelion to discover the wonders of nature.
Mexico | 2021 | 9 min | Moritz Schuchmann
A series of intricate designs from the domed ceilings of sacred buildings layered over one another to create a dizzying kaleidoscopic display.
Un Corpo (A Body)
Italy | 2021 | 2 min | Milena Tipaldo
Exploring the notion of what a body is; bodies can be animal, they can be metaphysical, metaphorical and fantastical.
Well Wishes, My Love, Your Love
Sweden | 2021 | 9 min | Gabriel Gabriel Garble
A young boy spends his day with a prosthetic arm that his friend has let him borrow.
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