While babysitting her newborn sister, a young astronomer struggles with a dark thought after encountering something eerie in the night sky.
This Dark Thought is an atmospheric animated horror short about sometimes having dark thoughts we’re not supposed to have.
Director: Kris Theorin, Kurtis Theorin
Writer: Kris Theorin, Kurtis Theorin
Country & year: USA, 2019
The ever-vibrant Mr. P. N. K Panicker has several shockers up his sleeve. He takes the viewer along a moonlit stroll and paints a quirky picture of the supernatural encounters he has had.
Kandittund (Seen It) is a somewhat light-hearted story about an old man’s encounters with supernatural beings. In this animated short, Adithi Krishnadas and her Studio Eeksaurus team shows us some Indian folklore spirits, with the voiceover of 89yr-old storytelling expert Mr Panicker.
Director: Adithi Krishnadas
Country & year: India, 2021
Voice Actors: Suresh Eriyat, Resul Pookutty, Sabari Das T.K, Oorjit B.S , Adithi Krishnadas
The Clockwork Elves could be a pyschotropic exploration of spirituality and death – or it could be a tale of a little goofball hopped up on goofballs.
The Clockwork Elves is a beautiful yet bizarre animated short by Nick Cross, which he made over a span of about 7 years. Warning: Contains flashing imagery.
Director: Nick Cross
Country & year: USA, 2020