Animation Show of Shows 11/05/17, 7-9PM

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Animation Show of Shows

Saturday, November 5, 7-9pm
RISD Auditorium, 17 Canal Walk, Providence RI

The Rhode Island School of Design presents the Animation Show of Shows, a traveling selection of the year’s best animated short films, curated and presented by Ron Diamond.  Now in its 18th edition, this program was originally created to be screened at Hollywood studios with the purpose of highlighting the best artists working in the independent animation landscape.  This year, the show features 16 animated films from the US, Belgium, Canada, France, Israel, Korea, Latvia, Norway, Russia, Scotland, and the United Kingdom.
The show will be screened at the RISD Main Auditorium on Saturday, November 5, 2016, at 7:00 PM.  Admission is free, but you must obtain a ticket at http://tinyurl.com/hnwcyw6.  Seating is limited; you are advised to arrive a half hour early to be seated.
THE 18TH ANNUAL ANIMATION SHOW OF SHOWS includes the following films:

STEMS by Ainslie Hendersen (Scotland)
SHIFT by Cecilia Puglesi & Yijun Liu (U.S.)
PEARL by Patrick Osborne (U.S.)
CRIN-CRIN by Iris Alexandre (Belgium)
MIRROR by Chris Ware, John Kuramoto, Ira Glass (U.S.)
LAST SUMMER IN THE GARDEN by bekky O’Neil (Canada)
WAITING FOR NEW YEAR by Vladimir Leschiov (Latvia)
PIPER by Alan Barillaro (U.S.)
BØYGEN by Kristian Pedersen (Norway)
AFTERNOON CLASS by Seoro Oh (Korea)
ABOUT A MOTHER by Dina Velikovskaya (Russia)
EXPLOOZY by Joshua Gunn, Trevor Piecham, & John McGowan (U.S.)
INNER WORKINGS by Leo Matsuda (U.S.)
CORPUS by Marc Héricher (France)
BLUE by Daniela Sherer (Israel)
MANOMAN by Simon Cartwright (U.K.)
ALL THEIR SHADES by Chloé Alliez (Belgium)

Run time: 96 minutes

Front Picture Credit: Piper, 2016, Pixar Animation Studios

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