Franziska Bruckner curates four programmes of animation shorts in the 60th edition of DOK Leipzig.
The US/Latvian artist moves from the pitch-perfect black comedy of depression in Rocks in My Pockets to a new feature animated project.
A predominantly European output at this year's feature selection for the international Annecy festival.
A tour de force of independent animation and autobiography triumph by Signe Baumane.
Signe Baumane's animated feature also won the Ecumenical Jury prize (special mention) at the Czech festival.
2014 promises an exciting animated adventure into the world of feature films. See our European & independent US choices in the spotlight.