A collection of some of the most award winning animated documentary shorts from around the world. The animated documentary is a genre of film that combines animation and documentary story telling.
Carlotta overcomes a rare brain condition that prevents her from recognizing faces through art, and thousands of self-portraits.
Animated Documentary Short Film by Riedl & Schuld
Set in Argentina 1960, this true-crime animated documentary follows the story of secret agent Zvi Aharoni as he hunted down one of the highest ranking Nazi war criminals on the run.
**Multi-Award and Nominated Animated Documentary
by Randall Christopher
This award-winning animated short brings to life the tales of a spirited woman from Southport Merseyside. Part documentary, part stop-motion animation, the film reimagines one woman’s experiences as she recounts falling in love during wartime and learning to embrace life as it came to her.
**Multi-Award and Nominated Animated Documentary Short
by The New Yorker
This Oscar®-winning animated short from Chris Landreth is based on the life of Ryan Larkin, a Canadian animator who produced some of the most influential animated films of his time. Ryan is living every artist's worst nightmare - succumbing to addiction, panhandling on the streets to make ends meet. Through computer-generated characters, Landreth interviews his friend to shed light on his downward spiral. Some strong language. Viewer discretion is advised.
Winner of the 2005 Oscar® for Best Short Animation by NFB
An animated short film, narrated by two asylum-seeking men detained in Australia"s Manus Island Offshore Processing Centre, recounting the dangerous journeys that brought them to the island and their memories of the riot that erupted in 2014.
**Award Winning** CGI 2D/3D Documentary by Lukas Schrank
Some things can only be understood with maturity.
New light is shed on childhood cultural misunderstandings when a Chinese mother and her British born daughter speak as adults for the first time.
***BAFTA Nominated Animated Documentary Short Film 2017
by Jennifer Zheng
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