Agent Bird

Directed by Yazel, Paisley Hansen; Produced by John B Ludwick

Synopsis: The film follows Agent Bird, a secret agent, as he works to retrieve a case left my an informant outside a cafe. The dead drop doesn’t go as planned and Agent Bird is forced to improvise.

2 minutes


Directed by James Sugrue; Produced by Ben Kalina, Chris Prynoski, Shannon Prynoski

Bluehilda is raring to get out into the real world, but first she’s pretty hungry… She decides to hunt the ever-elusive Copper-back Raboon for dinner, and is dying to test her ten years of magical training in order to catch it. However, Francis flies off into the deadly Furest alone, and Bluehilda must go after him. She gets an even bigger test of her magic than she anticipated when her precious pug bat is caught by the Unbearables! Bluehilda must face the deadly trio of witch hunters in order to save Francis! Will Bluehilda be up to the test? Or will Francis end up as a trophy?

8 minutes


Written/Directed/Produced by Megan Brennan

Crossing is the story of a young griffon-like creature named Blue who was born with one wing that is too small. Blue must get across a deep canyon order to leave the cave where he hatched, but his little wing makes it impossible for him to fly across.

2 minutes

Pour 585

Written/Produced by Kaori Ishida; Directed by Patrick Smith

A timid character with a wine glass for a head grows larger than his numbered peers while participating in a prosaic cycle of pouring. “”Pour 585″” is a hand drawn animated film that visually interprets the individuals role in hierarchy. The conflict occurs when a cycle is interrupted by a character that does not adhere to the machine-like norms. This individual ends up breaking the cycle and establishing a new order, possibly even more tyrannical than the first.

5 minutes


Written/Directed/Produced by Christopher Dobbs Jr.

A duo of deep sea detectives must grapple with the most difficult case of their lives while also having to deal with the effects of their rising stardom within their city. Sea-Tectives is a comedy that parodies the serialization of detective fiction and is set within the context of an underwater city inhabited by fish, mollusks, and crustaceans.

11 minutes


Written/Directed/Produced by Ben Roth

After crashing his motorcycle into a tree on a moon, Ash the mercenary must drown out an alien boy’s paddle-ball’s systematic thumping as he awaits Space Triple A to come save him, or else Ash will go crazy from the monotonous thump, thump, thump…

3 minutes


Written by: Gabby Capili, Aram Sarkisian; Directed by Aram Sarkisian

Fevered letters—that recount a man’s hatred for his neighbor—offer a window into the Winston’s descent into Poe-inspired madness.

6 minutes

Your Face Global Jam

Directed/Produced by Ken Mora of Bella Fe Media, LLC

In 1987, Bill Plympton, now heralded as “The King of Indie Animation” was nominated for an Oscar for his debut hand-drawn animated short film “Your Face.”

For 2017, animators around the world came together for the 30th anniversary of that nomination to ‘Jam’ this historic milestone and celebrate his world-wide influence.

4 minutes