20 Finalists for Noka/Darklight Pocket Movies Challenge
||The smell of oil and burning rubber are rarely associated with supermarket trolleys, but when a mighty clash of adrenaline junkies takes place along the pathways of a sprawling city park, the race is on...
|This time last Tuesday
||What happens when you don't quite get around to shooting the film. Is talking about it better than actually doing it? This is a film for all the frustrated film makers out there.
|Encoded Presence [auto-portrait of E. Puente]
||Michael Takeo Magruder
||'Encoded Presence' concerns the re-purposing of the mobile phone from a mundane communication device to a cinematic instrument. A subject was asked to generate cinematic content interpreting the theme 'auto-portrait'
| A Little Closer to Home
||Great distances separate these lovers, but there is something that can make them feel closer. Cool combination of 2D and 3D animation give this film a rich texture.
|The Lovely Show
||bizarre and funny short comedy sketches
|Nun Fight Club
||Declan De Barra
||Nuns have underground clubs too!
||Octopussy Collective are a Dublin-Chicago based collaborative film group producing and directing with radical digital platforms for the good of all mankind. OctoBabylon tells the tale of subversion and intrigue in the age-old battle of science against religion
||A young television viewer reacts to a badly dubbed Spaghetti Western, firing off a verbal assault of deadly desperado style cliche's with the speed and accuracy of a mean gun-slinger.
||There's more than one fish out of water when an unsuspecting cyclist stumbles across a clandestine gathering of trout...
||Two restroom icons one day discover the simple pleasures that make life worth living...
||Sometimes is, before anything else, a work on dynamic & energy's destruction. The origine of the project is af course the horrible event of the 11th of september but it's also the explosion's scene of "Zabriskie Point" a Michelangelo Antonioni's film.
||3d mini-fantasia of Marbles & Chopin
||Mediterranean sun, sweeping bends, the roar of 170 brake horse power and 162mph down the home straight. Experience the thrill of riding a superbike around Spain's premier Grand Prix circuit. Four miniCAMs bring this high octane sprint to the safety of your screen.
|Attack of the Fifty Foot Fiends
||A devastating attack on a town by three giant monsters is stopped dead in its tracks when one of them reveals he is gay. As the tiny townsfolk look on in amazement, things degenerate into a childish argument ending with a side splitting and catastrophic conclusion.
||Two caterpillars wildly in love embark on a journey of change. But will they feel the same way when they emerge from their chrysalises?
||A spaceship drops something explosive on a vacant piece of land. After some rain and sunshine, a leafless tree grows on that spot. Pretty soon the spaceship is back to pluck the tree out of the ground and put it to its actual use.
||Andrew Hai and Jamie Janson
||After taunting a young girl who has dropped her ice-cream, the nasty man gets his Just Dessert.
||Jan Cilliers de Wet
||Jasper gets a flat tyre in the middle of nowhere (ie everywhere) and gets to fix it in a pretty bizarre way. Thelonius the Zen fish helps out by being utterly, infuriatingly inscrutable. There's magic, unexpected bangs, and a very odd puncture kit.
||Human Beatbox is an animation about frustration. It depicts an irritating man on a train drumming on a table. The narrator, whose eyes we see this through, gets gradually more angry as the drumming continues, until finally he snaps. .
|'Evil fun with Zimmy' and 'Zimmy Mini Stories
||Two young boy's faith in humanity is shaken by the arrival of a novelty bar of soap.
||A bunch of scallies have a twisted idea to make quick cash on the back of the workingman. But who is more twisted in the end?