2024 Oscars Brief Movie Contenders: ‘Armat’ Director Élodie Dermange

Welcome to Cartoon Brew’s sequence of spotlights specializing in the animated shorts which have certified for the 2024 Oscars. There are a number of methods a movie can earn eligibility. With these profiles, we’ll be specializing in movies which have accomplished so by profitable an Oscar-qualifying award at an Oscar-qualifying competition.

At the moment’s brief is the Swiss documentary Armat from director Élodie Dermange. Nadasdy Movie produced the movie, which earned its qualification by profitable the Golden Pegasus grand jury prize at Animator Worldwide Animated Movie Competition in Poland.

Within the movie, Élodie tries to be taught extra about her household’s Armenian origins. She interviews her father, uncle, and great-aunt and discovers a harsh historical past the place violence and the shortcoming to precise love are handed down from era to era.