A trippy short film about the madness of modern life. Woohoo!
It's been licenced by MTV for Liquid Television. Shown on the Norse national television and featured in Stash magazine. Winner of the Fakkelteitprijs at the Beeldbuis Filmfestival 2011, nominated for the Academieprijs 2011 at ArtEZ Zwolle.
Created by: Jan Joost Verhoef
Dramaturgy by: Marijana Cosic
Special thanks to: Freek Rossen, Douwe Dijkstra and Paul Maaswinkel
FULL FILM NOW ONLINE: vimeo.com/27838400
A film by Stephen Irwin // A pyromaniac bear misses his mother.
GRAND PRIZE Ottawa International Animation Festival 2011
SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL Official Selection 2012
JURY SPECIAL MENTION Etiuda&Anima 2011
BEST OF THE FEST Melbourne International Animation Festival 2012
AUDIENCE PRIZE Ann Arbor Film Festival 2012
BEST SHORT (5 - 15 mins) Anifest Czech Republic 2012
BEST BRITISH FILM London International Animation Festival 2012
SPECIAL JURY PRIZE Giraf Animation Festival 2012
JURY SPECIAL MENTION Bradford Animation Festival 2012
JURY SPECIAL MENTION Riga International Short Film Festival 2012
MOXIE POSTERS AVAILABLE HERE! tinyurl.com/mxe-posters
Bradford Animation Festival (In Competition), November 2012
Big Cartoon Festival, Moscow (Winners Program), November 2012
GIRAF Animation Festival, Calgary (In Competition), Oct/Nov 2012
Tindirindis Int'l Animation Festival (In Competition), October 2012
Uppsala Int'l Short Film Festival (In Competition), October 2012
Lausanne Underground Film & Music Festival (In Competition), October 2012
Banjalukanima, Bosnia (In Competition), October 2012
London International Animation Festival (In Competition), October 2012
Wiesbaden Int'l Weekend of Animation (Best of Animation 2011/12), October 2012
Milwaukee Film Festival (In Competition), Sept/Oct 2012
Sydney International Animation Festival (In Competition), October 2012
Granada Short Film Festival (In Competition) October 2012
Philadelphia Film Festival, September 2012
Animasyros International Animation Festival (In Competition), September 2012
Animacursed, Brazil (In Competition), September 2012
Fantastisk Film Festival (In Competition), September 2012
Encounters, Bristol (In Competition), September 2012
Milano Film Festival (In Competition), September 2012
Lille ISFF (L'Hybride Competition), September 2012
Animanima Int'l Animation Festival, Serbia (In Competition), September 2012
Anibar, Kosovo (In Competition), August 2012
New Zealand Film Festival, August 2012
Best of Ottawa 2011 International Tour
November 2011 - September 2012
My second animation short, completed at the Cégep du Vieux Montréal in may 2011 as part of the 3D animation program.
Music by Luigi Allemano
Sound Effects by Pride Production
Everything else by me
You can view the animatic here vimeo.com/29976775
PUMA commissioned the works of 7 international filmmakers as open content to be shown at the World Peace Festival 2011.
“Peace Starts With Me” is a new annual PUMA.Peace commission. This year seven international artists and filmmakers create original works. Curated by PUMA.Creative Chief Curator, Mark Coetzee, and produced by Shooting People, these films encompass a diverse range of styles; including 35mm live action, experimental animation and fine art.