Animal Instincts

Animal Instincts

87 min.

A collection of stories that put you in the minds of our feathered, fuzzy, furry, and many-legged friends. From frolicking on the farm to roaming the city streets, but beware a few pests turned BFFs.

Various filmmakers expected to attend.

  • Running Time: 87 min.

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Chicken Stories

USA | 2023 | 17 min. | Jonathan Pickett

On a start-up farm outside Oakland, various chicken flocks surmount daily obstacles while newbie farmers attempt to Google their way to help.

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Sweden | 2023 | 14 min. | Torbjörn Edwall

Two dairy farmers go out looking for a cow gone missing. Their search leads them deep into a mystery that will have them questioning themselves and their place in the Milky Way.

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New Zealand | 2022 | 10 min. | Tom Furniss

In a family of sheep rustlers, a 15-year-old boy must go up against his domineering father in order to help his younger brother save a baby lamb.

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Shadow of a Dog

USA | 2023 | 10 min. | Sean Paulsen, Brad Wickham

When a dog goes missing in a Brooklyn cemetery, a mysterious New Yorker who tracks down lost pets for a living gets to work.

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A Short Story

China | 2022 | 15 min. | Bi Gan

A black cat embodies a human self and wanders through the empty cities pondering humanity

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You're My Best Friend

USA | 2023 | 11 min. | Chell Stephen

A freshly single woman tests the viability of potential suitors by how well they deal with a larger-than-life cockroach.

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Zeb's Spider

Canada | 2022 | 10 min. | Alicia Eisen, Sophie Jarvis

An eight-legged force of fate spins a stop-motion web. What begins as a way of coping with an uninvited arachnid soon takes on a monstrous life of its own.

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