International Competition for the Bydgoszcz Award for the Best Animated Film I



Le Marcheur (The Walker)

Frédéric Hainaut / Belgium 2017 / 11’18”

The Walker works in a poultry farm. Disgusted by his despicable work, he gives up and follows the Indignant, diluting his anger in theirs.

Rabbit’s Blood

Sarina Nihei / Great Britain, Japan 2017 / 4’42”

A girl who lost something important meets a rabbit.

Tête à Tête (Neck and Neck)

Natasha Tonkin / USA 2017 / 7’41”

Tête à Tête follows fun-loving Kerri as she spends the weekend with her sister’s family. Tensions flare and technology provides an easy respite. Yet, when Kerri’s gaze starts to shift from the screen, she discovers a deeper kind of connection.

Hate for sale

Anna Eijsbouts / Holland 2017 / 2’39”

We live in a world in which we consume hate as much as we are consumed by it. This film examines the alluring and tempting qualities of this devouring emotion and why we keep buying into it.


Martina Mikušová / Slovakia 2016 / 7’52”

Film about agressivity, passion and misunderstanding in a relationship.Animation and visuals are inspirated by naive art, deep dreams and unconscious mind.

Morning Cowboy

Fernando Pomares / Spain 2017 / 15’

Morning Cowboy is the story of Jose, a regular guy with a regular job. But today he decides that he will dress as a cowboy. Jose will take us into a sensitive story that makes us wonder: are we living the life that we want to live?


Petra Stipetic / Niemcy 2017 / 2’16”

It’s a short movie about regretting decisions.

Dialogi (Dialogues)

Monika Kuczyniecka / Poland 2016 / 6’55”

Primal forms of life different from each other. Can constant rivarly turn into symbiosis?

My Father’s Room

Nari Jang / South Korea 2016 / 8’16”

She was abused by her father during childhood. Since he left, the pain and anger had begun to fade. One day, unexpectedly, she was struck by a revelation about her father’s life that cast her feelings about him into confusion.

3rd Date

Veronika Solomon / Niemcy, Romania 2018 / 00’57”

Miss Gazelle is preparing dinner for her new boyfriend Mr Bear. Everything seems perfect for a hot date. But then…

Cel Mai Bun Client (The Best Customer)

Serghei Chiviriga / Romania 2017 / 12’13”

The Kruchowsky family owns a funeral home. One day, an old man orders twelve funerary wreaths with sympathy messages for many relatives and friends. Mr. and Mrs. Kruchowsky become suspicious and start to investigate this potential cold blooded assassin.