Adrien is a young pianist prodigy. He collapsed psychologically having failed in a renowned competition and henceforth works as a piano tuner. As remedy to this life, he invents a blind person's mask to penetrate into the intimacy of his customers. This subtlety allows Adrien to get back the taste for music. But since he sees things
he should not see, Adrien ends up witnessing a murder.
Assistant Director: Alvaro Colom
Producer: Kelly McGee
Set Design: Daniel Graff for Mary Howard Studio
Set Design Assistant: Huw Roberts for Mary Howard Studio
Production Assistant: Eva Tolkin
Piano Player: Kivlighan de Montebello
Location Manager: Nick Bloomstein
Editor: Gordon von Steiner
Directed & Produced by Kelly Nyks & Jared P. Scott / Cinematography & Editing by Mike McSweeney / Music Composition by Malcolm Francis / Artwork by Mark Wagner / Process Video by Mark Wagner / Animation by Noah Poole & Nic Stark / Colorist: Josh Kanuck / Production Assistance by Greg Hartofelis / Additional Camera by Theron Powell
Men in Black is a true story as told by soldier and writer Colby Buzzell about his experience in Iraq.
This project is a six minute portion of the feature length documentary 'Operation Homecoming: Writing the Wartime Experience'. The film recieved an Oscar nomination for Best Documentary, up against ‘Sicko’ by Micheal Moore, as well as recieving two Emmys.
PRODUCTION: THE DOCUMENTARY GROUP ('Operation Homecoming: Writing the Wartime Experience')
DIRECTOR: RICHARD ROBBINS ('Operation Homecoming: Writing the Wartime Experience')
PRODUCTION STUDIO: EDGEWORX ('Men in Black')
ANIMATION STUDIO: NAVE INC ('Men in Black')
PRODUCER: HUNTER LEE SOIK ('Men in Black')
DIRECTOR OF ANIMATION: EVAN PARSONS ('Men in Black') thisisnave.com
ILLUSTRATION: CHRISTOPHER KOELLE