USA 2014 2’
30.09 FR 16.30, 01.10 SA 13.00 @Katowice City of Gardens: room 211

PRODUCED BY: School of Visual Arts MFA Computer Art

It’s a quiet night and a married couple lies calmly in their bed. They both have secrets, though. She leaves the house at night and goes to the zoo, he follows her stealthily. What the wife is doing there is beyond all understanding. The husband decides to have his revenge. The animation invokes “Sin City’s” unique aesthetics and the stereotypical noir voiceover to take on the topical matter of vegetarianism and veganism in a grotesque manner. Yu-Fei Kao brilliantly plays around with conventions, which despite the short running time allows him to build audience expectations and then let them down. However, the punchline is so subversive that all that is left at the end is to smile.

Yu-Fei Kao

Specializes in graphic design and animation techniques. She received her MFA in Computer Arts at the New York School of Visual Arts. She worked on the visuals of concerts and events in the USA and Asia. In her animations, she combines handicraft aesthetics and a characteristic font, which allows her to present her own vision in an often amusing way.

The Black Horse of Film

Feature debuts and second films competition.


No Promised Land. Student études from WRiTV.

The Black Horse of Animation 1/3

Debut, second and school short feature animations competition.

The Black Horse of Animation 2/3

Debut, second and school short feature animations competition.

The Black Horse of Animation 3/3

Debut, second and school short feature animations competition.


Animace, animácie, élénkség and the Adventures of Prince Achmed. Animations from Praque's FAMU, V4 states and with live music.

The Black Horse of Video Games

New video games competition.

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Made in Poland, Artifex Mundi and VR. Polish video games and virtual reality.

The Black Horse of Music Videos 1/2

New music videos competition.

The Black Horse of Music Videos 2/2

New music videos competition.

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Unofficial history of Polish music videos, guarding the mainstream and 360°. Music video sets and VR experience.

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Musical waves, from Boston's retro to Rybnik's cold. Music with no genre nor geographical bounds.

City of Music

About all sorts of music: magical in Brazil, forbidden in Mali, forgotten in Great Britain. Music films from 3 corners of the world.

The Horror

The screams which only stop when I go to sleep. Contemporary horror in animation, video games and music videos.