316 UCB, 80309-0316
ATLAS Center 329 303-492-7574 303-492-1362
A cat and a mouse carry on a dysfunctional relationship in a futuristic landscape. A Chinese monk sets out on foot with a tiger during the Tang dynasty and happens upon the giant Buddhas of Bamiyan. Two bluecollar workers dissect the meaning of "normal" life, as the world crumbles around them. A box of matches succumb, to their detriment, to the appeal of a cigarette. Four people recount their various encounters—triumphant or terrifying, euphoric or down-to-earth--with an unforgettable rite of passage.
The World According to Shorts presents a selection of recent award-winning animated short films from the world’s most renowned festivals, including Cannes, Berlin, Annecy, Clermont-Ferrand and others.
In celebration of Arts & Culture Week all C.U. Boulder students with a valid I.D. get in free!
Thu & Fri September 23 & 24, 2010, 7:00 & 9:00, Muenzinger Auditorium
Norway,Turkey. France, Ireland/Germany, Belgium,Croatia, United Kingdom, South Africa, Sweden, 82 mins total running time, digital presentation