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When a young girl’s seeing eye dog runs off after a thief that's stolen her bag, the girl must navigate around town using only her senses of smell, touch, and hearing. With only a common stick to hold, she experiences the joys and wonder of the world around her.
Both of these are animated shorts without dialogue. They both have main characters whose stories tug at the heartstrings, and both are a mini "journey of discovery" of sorts, as the viewer comes to an understanding of the characters and the worlds they each inhabit.
In the far future, soldiers sift through the rubble of a post-apocalyptic landscape and come across a broken-down robot who shows the men its memories, watching a young girl grow up from a small child to a newlywed, just before disaster struck.
Two sad shorts about one man's - or robot's - nostalgia of watching a loved one grow old and die, in a post-apocalyptic type setting. La Maison is the far superior of the two animation-wise, but both will tug at the heartstrings to varying degrees.
A wandering samurai, in his travels through the forest, runs across a straw man with a majestic sword stuck into it. He takes the sword and feels within him a surge of great power – a power that soon begins to distort his mind and soul. The samurai continues to wander, striking down straw men in his wake; but what is really going on, and what will happen to the samurai?
SHELTER, tells the story of Rin, a 17-year-old girl who lives her life inside of a futuristic simulation completely by herself in infinite, beautiful loneliness. Each day, Rin awakens in virtual reality and uses a tablet which controls the simulation to create a new, different, beautiful world for herself. But all is not as it seems…