This is the archived SXSW 2012 schedule. Please see the current schedule here.

Animated Shorts



Director: Isamu Hirabayashi
I am a 66-year cicada. There was a big earthquake. There was a big tsunami. There also was a big

Director: Julia Pott
I can feel you in my belly.

Director: Evan Viera
A young girl goes off her medication to leave a bleak metropolis and immerse herself in a vibrant
oceanic cove.

Chocolate Milk
Director: Eliza Kinkz
Growing up in a Texas drug rehab, a teenage girl learns the rules of life and dairy products.

Director: Renaud Hallée
Fire used as a visual and musical tool.

Giraffe Danger
Director: Randall Hopkins
A giraffe with personal space anxiety has a bad day.

The Hunter
Director: Marieka Walsh
A hunter searches for a missing boy deep in the snow covered mountains. He must make decisions
that will forever change his relationship with the wilderness he fears. The Hunter is a stop-motion sand

Little Boat
Director: Nelson Boles
One little boat, one big journey.

The Maker
Director: Christopher Kezelos
Life is what you make it.
(notes on) biology
Director: Danny Madden
An animated account of an organism adapting to its environment.

Once It Started It Could Not End Otherwise
Director: Kelly Sears
A terrifying look back at high school.

Paint Showers
Director: Miguel Jiron
Swirling cosmos of paint give way to a storm of color and drips.

Directors: Christina Manrique, Robert Clogher
An elderly woman living in an abandoned town finds a camera, which becomes a means for her to
recreate her past life and remember a lost love.

Reddish Brown and Blueish Green
Director: Samantha Gurry
Child services, schwag, and the American dream.

The Shrine / An Argument
Director: Sean Pecknold
An elk wanders through a world of madness.

Summer Bummer
Director: Bill Plympton
A man daydreams about what terror could be lurking in his backyard pool.


Director(s): Various


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