Maud Mary & the Titanic

Director: Geraldine Carr ·

A sweet, short film about a late, great lady who missed the boat and sailed into history.

The Time Traveller’s Pantoum

Director: Daniel Scott Tysdal ·

An aging time traveller meditates upon his failures as he prepares to stop his younger self from ​​seeking to make the world a better place.


Director: Adolfo Ruiz ·

After quitting his job during an economic downturn, a young man gains a new perspective on life.

Seeker Wing

Director: Iris Moore ·

A person makes the long and difficulty journey towards finding their own beauty.

TELUS STORYHIVE announces 10 animation shorts winners


Winners each receive $10K in funding and training to make an animated short.

Burning All the Past Away

Director: Doug Cook ·

Bandages, an old man haunted by his dark past, embarks on his journey towards forgiveness.

Amaqqut Nunaat: The Country of Wolves

Director: Neil Christopher ·

Two brothers adrift on broken sea ice in a distant land.

Tea Time

Director: Guillaume Blanchet ·

Two tea bags flee to a better life.


Director: Tymur Markunin ·

A little boy with a great imagination and an even greater secret.

Up in a Plane

Director: Rachel Moore ·

A granddaughter’s grief is transformed by her imagination into an adventure of love and joy.

Le Gouffre (The Gulf)

Director: Lightning Boy Studio ·

Two travellers undertake the construction of a gigantic bridge to cross a gulf blocking their way.


Director: Kathleen Bergen ·

A hand-drawn and painted animation exploring mental illness through mythological imagery.