Animation Spotlight

Directed by Felix Dufour-Laperrière

The animated essay film “Archipelago” is partly documentary but mostly fiction, with poetry perhaps the…

Directed by Jonas Poher Rasmussen

“Flee” — winner of Sundance’s Grand Jury Prize in the World Cinema Documentary section — tells the story…

Directed by Jordy Sank

Ella is not your average 98-year-old. Her magnetic personality makes her past even more surprising. “I Am…

These animated stories offer insight into rural life, religion, war, and mortality.
This animated sampler has an international focus.
A third helping of animated shorts.
A slate of films that explore the art of dance, the passion of music, and the power of poetry.
Explorations of both body and mind that are only possible through experimental film.
Directed by Eric Daniel Metzgar

A hybrid of animation and live action, “A Once and Future Peace” provides an engrossing exploration of…

Directed by Hunter Hopewell

Instead of finding a “real” job, as his parents lovingly put it, stop-motion animator Keller attempts to…

Directed by Chloé Mazlo

Celebrated animator Chloé Mazlo makes her feature debut with this strikingly original film inspired by her…

Stories of kindness and bravery highlight this collection aimed at 4- to 8-year-olds.
Perfect for 9- to 12-year-olds, this collection features both discoveries from the past and explorations of…
A sampling of the best narrative and experimental shorts from the 2021 St. Louis Filmmakers Showcase.