Short Reviews of Short Films - Take 2

A Single Life short film

Posted on May 9, 2018 - 2:00pm

A Single Life
Available vie Kanopy
Directed by Marieke Blaauw, Joris Oprins, and Job Roggeveen
Year: 2014
Running Time: 2 minutes 18 seconds
Country: Netherlands|
Kanopy link: https://marion.kanopy.com/video/single-life

Starring a young woman whose night alone with a pizza takes an unexpected twist when a mysterious record turns her turntable into a time machine—moving her back and forth throughout her life—this film will be the most delightful two minutes of your day.  Multiple award nominee and winner.  Animated. 


Anna & Bella

Anna & Bella
Available vie Kanopy
Directed by Borge Ring
Year: 1984
Running Time: 8 minutes
Country: Netherlands
Kanopy link: https://marion.kanopy.com/video/anna-bella

This Oscar-winning animated short allows the viewer to observe an intimate exchange between two sisters as they reminisce about their lives by sharing old photographs.  Lively art and a subtle color palate help this film maintain a storyline that is simple yet engaging.