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Online Series of animated films: Klappe Auf! - November, 26 - December, 7, 2021

Tricky Women/Tricky Realities cooperates with Austrian organisations in the field of women's and development policy and campaigns for a violence-free life for all women* and girls*.

Every year, "Klappe auf!" organises a campaign to raise awareness about violence against women* and girls*. This year's animated film series brings together a selection of animated short films on different forms of violence and discrimination.

From 26 November to 7 December, the films will be presented online on our platform >> here for 48 hours each.

CATCALLS >> Online Fr, 26.11 (10:00) - So, 28.11. (10:00)
CAN 2020, Laura Stewart, Anna Berezowsky, engl. OF, 2’2
A stop-motion animation exploring street harassment using cats, dogs, and real sentences that humans said to other humans.

THE ASTRONAUT >> Online So, 28.11 (10:00) - Di, 30.11. (10:00)
UK 2017, Kate Jessop, engl. OF, 3’
The first female astronaut to successfully reach Mars is invited to the press conference in Pussy Willow. But is everything going according to plan? One of the original episodes from the web series Tales From Pussy Willow, a satirical look at British life.

STEP INTO THE RIVER >> Online Di, 30.11 (10:00) - Do, 2.12. (10:00) (can be watched only in Austria)
FR/CHN 2020, Weijia Ma, OmeU, 14'37
Lu and Wei are two young girls living in a village nestled on the banks of a river. They both have a special relationship with this river that appears to be a cradle of tragic stories. (Winner of the main award at Tricky Women/Tricky Realities 2021)

#POLISH_WOMEN_RESISTANCE >> Online Do, 2.12 (10:00) - Sa, 4.12. (10:00)
PL 2020, 49 Studierende Film School in Lodz, OmdtU, 8’12
Your Law, My Trauma! A collective film project in solidarity with the demonstrators against right-wing politics and for reproductive rights on Poland's streets. An animated protest created by 49 animators in 48 hours as a response to the decision of The Consitutional Court about abortion ban in Poland.

CHE KASI | WHO >> Online Sa, 4.12 (10:00) - Mo, 6.12. (10:00)
AFG 2020, Khadije Zafari, OmeU, 8’40
A young girl bravely challenging the expectations put upon her. An empowering bicycle ride through self-determined decision-making and towards emancipation in an environment ruled by patriarchal violence.

SCALP DEEP >> Online Mo, 6.12 (10:00) - Di, 7.12. (24:00)
UGA 2020, Naseeba Bagalaaliwo, engl. OF, 6’41
Hair and constructions of identity are often deeply intertwined. "Scalp Deep" captures the struggles of a young woman as she navigates the reactions and expectations of others after she decides to commit to a new look.

„Klappe auf!“ is a cooperation between Cinemarkt (St. Balbach Arts Produktion and Brunnenpassage), VIDC / Wiener Institut für Internationalen Dialog, AÖF – Verein Autonome Österreichische Frauenhäuser, Frauenhelpline 0800 222 555, CARE Österreich, Frauen*solidarität, LEFÖ – Beratung, Bildung und Begleitung für Migrantinnen*, kfb – Katholische Frauenbewegung Österreich, Miteinander Lernen / Birlikte Öğrenelim und Zusammenarbeit und WIDE / Entwicklungspolitisches Netzwerk für Frauenrechte und feministische Perspektiven.





Tricky Women - International Animation Filmfestival Vienna