Acme Filmworks releases a third set of award-winning animated shorts as part of its “Animation Show of Shows” DVD collection.
Acme Filmworks has released a third set of award-winning animated shorts as part of its Animation Show of Shows DVD collection. Since 1998, The Animation Show of Shows has selected the best in animated short films from the world’s most renowned animation festivals and presented them at the major animation studios to inspire their animators and directors.
The collection features celebrated works of independent artists, with each film carefully curated and lovingly presented. Each box set contains six DVDs, with each disc containing three shorts held in its own slip case illustrated with still art from the film and a bio of each director.
Containing 18 discs, the Animation Show of Shows Volume 7-9 box set features new HD restorations of classic films like The Man Who Planted Trees, Crac!, Bitz Butz, Hot Stuff, Every Child, and The Street. There are multiple Academy Award winners, including La Maison en Petite Cubes, Logorama, The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore and The Lost Thing.
The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore
by William Joyce and Brandon Oldenburg The Village by Mark Baker Bitzbutz by Gil Alkabetz
The Centrifuge Brain Project
by Till Nowak The God by Konstantin Bronzit Crossroads (Die Kreuzung) by Raimund Krumme
by Robert Proch Una Furtiva Lagrima by Carlo Vogele No Room for Gerold by Daniel Nocke
This Way Up by Smith & Foulkes Journey to Cape Verde by José Miguel Ribeiro La Taxidermiste by Antoine Robert, Dorianne Fibleui, Paulin Cointot, and Maud Sertour
Crac! by Frederic BackDimanche (Sunday) by Patrick Doyon The Silence Beneath the Bark
by Joanna Lurie
Sinna Mann (Angry Man)
by Anita Killi Fiumana (Flood) by Julia Gromskaya Rope Dance by Raimund Krumme
The Lost Thing
by Shaun Tan and Andrew Ruhemann Lavatory Lovestory by Konstantin Bronzit Mastro by Geza M. Toth
The Cow Who Wanted to Be a Hamburger by Bill Plympton Guard Dog Global Jam by Bill Plympton Romance by George Schwizgebel
Paths of Hate by Damian Nenow Divers in the Rain by Olga Pärn and Priit Pärn The Renter by Jason Carpenter
Luminaris by Juan Pablo Zaramella Rubicon
by Gil Alkabetz Flamingo Pride by Tomer Eshed
Here and the Great Elsewhere by Michèle Lemieux The Street by Caroline Leaf The Mysterious Geographic Explorations of Jasper Morello by Anthony Lucas
Logorama by The French collective H5 (François Alaux, Hervé de Crécy and Ludovic Houplain) Ring of Fire by Andreas Hykade Tentation by Loris Accaries, Marie Ayme, Claire Baudean and Audrey Janvier
La Maison en Petits Cubes
by Kunio Kato Hot Stuff by Zlatko Grgic Zoologic by Nicole Mitchell
by Geefwee Boedoe The Case by Martin Zivocky Esterhazy by Izabela Plucinska
by Amanda Forbis & Wendy Tilby Muybridge's Strings by Koji Yamamura Anderi Svislotsky by Igor Kovalyov
The Man Who Planted Trees by Frédéric Back Every Child by Eugene Fedorenko Mobile by Verena Fels
French Roast by Fabrice O. Joubert Jean-François
by Tom Haugomat and Bruno MangyokuPassage by Raimund Krumme
by Martin Georgiev Love and Theft by Andreas Hykade Schlaf (Sleep) by Claudius Gentinetta and Frank Braun
For a complete list of contents and ordering information, visit filmporium.com.
Source: Acme Filmworks
Jennifer Wolfe is Director of News & Content at Animation World Network.