I'm a fan of all types of films. Animation has always had a soft spot for me. I'm always entranced whenever I see a daring animated film that does not try to play to kids, but rather to adults and the filmmaker's own artistic desires.
I'm not gonna lie, whenever it comes time for the Oscars, I usually don't get to see all of the nominees for the Best Animated Short category, but this year I've been lucky enough to at least find one of them, The Cat Piano from Australia. It's a fascinating animated film that is poetic in all its film noir-beauty. It's considered the frontrunner in this category, and after seeing it I can see why. Take a look: