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Project Description

The Call | Aparte Film | Art Film Company

The Call

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Storyline

A phone call, a bathroom and a woman are at the intersection of the worlds.

An aged woman is taking a bath. While entering the water, a new world reveals. The phone, on a chair, connects her with her son and is the only link to the real world.

Project Details

  • Original title: Telefonul
  • Directed by: Anca DAMIAN
  • Country: Romania
  • Year of production: 2018
  • Running time: 10 min
  • Category: Short film
  • Techniques used: Animated objects, 2D Computer, 3D Computer, Diverse techniques
  • Process: Colour
  • Target public: Adults, Young adults

Storyline

A phone call, a bathroom and a woman are at the intersection of the worlds.

An aged woman is taking a bath. While entering the water, a new world reveals. The phone, on a chair, connects her with her son and is the only link to the real world.

Project Details

  • Original title: Telefonul
  • Directed by: Anca DAMIAN
  • Country: Romania
  • Year of production: 2018
  • Running time: 10 min
  • Category: Short film
  • Techniques used: Animated objects, 2D Computer, 3D Computer, Diverse techniques
  • Process: Colour
  • Target public: Adults, Young adults

Related News

December 2018

Jury Special Award CINANIMA 2018 (Portugal) for The Call

December 6th, 2018|Categories: News, The Call|

The short movie THE CALL by Anca Damian has been distinguished with the Jury Special Award CINANIMA 2018 (Portugal) for The Call.

Other festivals where “The Call”was selected:

Message to Man IFF St Petersburg, Rusia 2018 (15-22 sept) – International Competition
Animasyros IAF + Agora, Grecia 2018 (26-30 sept) – International Competition Section
Animest Bucharest 2018 (28 sept-7 oct) – Competition
TIAF Taiwan (Taighung IAF) 2018 (11-16 oct) – International Short Film Competition
BIAF (Bucheon IAF) Korea 2018 (19-23 oct) – Official Selection Short
FILMETS Badalona Film Festival 2018 (19-28 oct) – Official Selection
Uppsala International Short Film Festival 2018 (22-28 oct) – International Competition
Dok Leipzig 2018 (29 oct-4 nov) – International Programme
Leeds International Film Festival 2018 (1-15 nov) – World Animation Competition
Manchester Animation Festival 2018 (13-15 nov) – OFF Competition
CINANIMA International Animated Film Festival of Espinho, Portugal, 2018 (12-18 nov) – Official Selection
POFF Shorts (Black Nights) Estonia 2018 (20-28 nov) – POFF Shorts Animation Competition
interfilm International Short Film Festival Berlin 2018 (20-25 nov) – International Competition
LIAF London International Animation Festival 2018 (30 nov-9 dec) – Competition

The Call

December 5th, 2018|Categories: News, The Call|

The short film “The Call” is selected at the prestigious festival Sundance 2019.

August 2018

The Call

August 14th, 2018|Categories: News, The Call|

The short film “The Call” is part of the prestigious Short cut programme in Toronto IFF.
“Amazing animations are also prominent at this year’s Festival.  Standouts include: … Anca Damian’s free-flowing yet astoundingly intricate The Call; ….”

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March 2018

The Call

March 21st, 2018|Categories: News, The Call|

The short film “The Call” is selected in Annecy International Animation Film Festival in Short Film Competition.

In the Press

The Call

Festivalul de film de la Toronto debutează joi; România, prezentă în selecția de anul acesta

Loredana Codruț, 5 septembrie 2018, https://www.stiripesurse.ro

Scurtmetrajul “The Call”, de Anca Damian, a fost inclus în secțiunea Short Cuts. Read More

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