The Beauty - Animated Short (2019)
by Pascal Schelbli
"What if plastic could be integrated into sea life? The Beauty directed by Pascal Schelbli is a poetic journey through the oceans, which are simultaneously stunning and filthy. Discover a world where concerns and fears dissolve into the mysterious depth of the polluted blue sea."
Director: Pascal Schelbli
VFX Supervisor: Marc Angele
Producers: Aleksandra Todorovic, Tina Vest
Underwater Cinematography: David Iskender Dinçer
Creature TD: Noel Winzen
Lead TD: Lukas Gotkowski
Animation: Noel Winzen, Pascal Schelbli
Lead Rigging: Noel Winzen
Rigging: Lukas Gotkowski · Seyed Ahmad Hosseini
Modeling: Pascal Schelbli, Fynn Große-Bley, Noel Winzen
Additional Modeling: Paul Golter, Mitja Öhm
Lead Sculpting: Fynn Große-Bley
Sculpting: Noel Winzen, Pascal Schelbli
Texturing: Marc Angele, Pascal Schelbli
Lighting/Shading: Marc Angele
FX/Simulation: Lukas Gotkowski, Noel Winzen, Tim Markgraf
Compositing: Marc Angele, Pascal Schelbli
Pipeline: Marc Angele
Storyboard/Animatic/Previs/Character Design: Pascal Schelbli
Editing: Pascal Schelbli
Additional Editing: Daniela Schramm Moura
Music: Alexander Wolf David, Petteri Sainio
Orchestration & Additional Composer: Meike Katrin Stein
Orchestra: Deutsches Filmorchester Babelsberg
Sound Design & Mixing: Robin Harff
Poem: Pascal Schelbli
Creative Translator: Zornitsa Dimitrova
Color Grading: Peter Hacker (fatrat Color Grading GmbH)
VoiceOver: Charlie H Gardner
Created at Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg and Animationsinstitut
Supported by diving.DE
TOWELS by Prawta Annez
Territory can be claimed in many different ways, be it borders or walls.
In summer, however, it's towels.
"Designed and written during the tense political climate of 2017, with the beginning of Brexit and Trump's inauguration, this short was a way to express my inner frustrations and reflections at the time.
However, it is interesting that there may be some parallels to our current situation in 2020.
I hope this short can be 4 minutes of fun and escapism for anyone who watches it, no matter where they may be or whatever they may be going through." - Prawta A.
Tomorrow’s On Fire by Oh Yeah Wow
Created in direct response to the Australian Bushfire crisis, Darcy Prendergast's new film #TomorrowsOnFire is a rallying cry for hope, in a country increasingly scarce of it.
Please help support injured Australian wildlife, by making a donation to: wildlifevictoria.org.au/
I’m angered, incensed, enraged and fed up.
With you lazy, ignorant fossil fool chumps
You’ve sold out our nation, and served up division
Whilst it’s grief stricken people, scream at deaf politicians
And it’s not just the humans— our animals fry
While you coal hearted arsonists, continue to thrive.
On our future you wager, without heed nor concern
Just misinformation, while our backyards burn
You elected officials hold aloft lumps of coal,
With the pride of an Olympian, who’s just won gold
From up high on ye’ podium, you silence dissenters
What we’ve come to expect, from you bald one percenters
You should be disgraced, and thrown headfirst from office.
Do not pass go, do not stock mining coffers.
Instead you drive narratives, of left vs right,
Whilst you all fear, what the middle just might.
So rally together, love strong and rage stronger
So that life on this planet, can last some time longer.
Tomorrow’s on fire, and the sky it bleeds crimson.
So it’s about time, we made our tax dollars listen.
Made by: Oh Yeah Wow, ohyeahwow.com/
Written, animated & directed by: Darcy Prendergast.
Narrated by: Miles M.
Sound Design by: Richard Tamplenizza.
Narration recorded by: Talia Raso @ Dead On Sound.
Coloured by: Jayden Dowler, Meg Lee, Matt Abello, Marc Moynihan, Michael Sweeney.
Echo and Narcissus
Directed and animated by Anna Ginsburg.
by Niki Lindroth von Bahr
"Six characters meet in a public bath house: the pedant bath house manager, a couple with a strange way of communicating and a gang with shady intentions. Something goes wrong.
...Read our Q&A with filmmaker Niki Lindroth von Bahr on the Vimeo Blog: https://vimeo.com/blog/post/bath-house"
by Mathieu Libman
"Overwhelmed by a "phantom itch" from his missing pinky toe, a man must come to terms with his situation or succumb completely to his obsession."
Music Composed by Paul Michael Cardon
Narration by Nick D'Agostino
Sound Design by Paul Michael Cardon
Set Fabrication by Ming-Huei Huang
Props by Emily Martinez and Kesiah Manival
2D Coloring Help by Bryan Lee
La Theorie Des Ensembles
by Juliette HAMON DAMOURETTE, Marc HERICHER and Jao M’CHANGAMA
Short Movie, duration 4’10
El delirio del pez león (2012)
from Quique Rivera Rivera
Written, animated, and directed by Quique Rivera Rivera
Inspired by the Lionfish plague, this underwater neo-noir tells a story about greed and hierarchy in the Caribbean reefs.
Costume design: Melissa Piekaar,
Music: Etiennne Rivera-Percussion and sound effects
Melody: Yenn-Chello, Quique Rivera-Saxophone
Sound mix: Ashish Dha, Rafaello Mazza