Stay tuned for all the announcements, better yet, subscribe and we'll alert you. Here's a a tease of the first batch of #AniFab official selections for January, 2022.
January '22 is the first of 10 months / rounds of submissions to qualify as an official selection for AniFab 22. what month will you submit?
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Homan Singh Shivabhakti ekes out a living farming in the hills of Sindhupalchowk district, east of Kathmandu. Script He loves and worships his buffalo which has brought him all the good things in his life. All is well until devastating floods ravage the area. Homan Singh's buffalo disappears.
A little red panda, a rare species, has become homeless as a result of the recent 16-day wildfire in the Nepali mid-hills, yet one more of a growing number of symptoms of the climate crises that spares no human nor animal.
On the North-western coast of Sardinia lives the last native Italian colony of griffon vultures (Gyps fulvus fulvus). Domenico Ruiu, an experienced photographer and conservationist, tells us about the dangers threatening the survival of the colony and about the work of 'Life Under Griffon Wings' project fighting to ensure a safe future for the colony.
Dumped and alone at a city park, Honk spends his days dodging cars, begging for food and looking for friends.
When Cheryl and Honk's path cross unexpectedly, what follows is a story in which fairy tales are made. During an unprecedented time of lock downs and social distancing, this unlikely pair turn to each other for companionship. After Cheryl shares videos of their unusual friendship on social media, Honk becomes an overnight sensation. News and other media outlets share his story which results in people all over the world becoming invested in his well-being. Cheryl soon learns why Honk is alone and the two embark on an uncertain journey together. With close to 80K followers on Instagram, he has become a much needed symbol of hope, friendship and love during a time of overwhelming struggle and loss for so many.
HONK documentary was made possible through a generous grant from the Friends of the Bathhouse Cultural Center.
A pandemic is about the only thing that can make me slow down. I usually run in 5th gear - literally. I'm a runner and when I run I look ahead with music blaring in my headphones and have no time for distractions. Until...March 2020. Lockdowns, social distancing and a virus turned the world upside down. The world stopped and stood still and so did I. Everything felt complicated from finding toilet paper to figuring out Zoom. So I decided to head outside for an uncomplicated run. But this time, I stopped during my run to look at a pond that's located in a small park. To my surprise, I wasn't in a hurray. I guess a pandemic will do that to you.
Sometimes it's in those moments when we slow down that we truly see the path ahead. Stopping for just a moment led me to a big, loud and desperately lonely goose. An unusual love story unfolded and Honk and I embarked on a journey together that I would have never expected. Honk needed a friend, he needed rescuing but what I didn't realize was that I needed that too. I wasn't alone in this sentiment.
As his popularity grew through news coverage, fans from around the world became invested in his story and wellbeing. This celebrity goose with almost 80K instagram followers has given hope and joy to people worldwide during such difficult times.
I never finished my run that day but I did finish this film and I hope it will bring you the same joy that Honk has given me.
In the midst of a feral cat crisis in Los Angeles, an eclectic group of residents do their part to trap, spay/neuter, and adopt as many cats as they can.
Short film made by the Polish, amateur film studio "Triceps" from Gdańsk. This production tells the story of Herman, an elderly man who befriends the pigeons living in his town.
A docuseries about professional dogs
Randall has a unique gift for telling client stories in visual form. In 2005, he founded Skyline Post, a Greenville-based video production and post-production company, and served as the executive producer for thirteen years. In 2018, Randall and his team joined YCP, expanding our video capabilities and bringing state-of-the-art equipment, production and post-production talent, and industry expertise to our video department.
Randall’s experience includes more than twenty years in commercial and feature film production. He has worked with national brands across the country, including Ryobi, Home Depot, Scansource, and the Carolina Panthers to produce cinema-quality video that brings client messages to life on the screen.
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