Playing Ghost is a story about a mother and daughter dealing in their own ways with the recent death of the father.

Playing Ghost is a 2011 graduation animationfilm from the National Film&Television School in the UK. For more information, please go to:


- Best Graduation Film at Cinanima Portugal
- Grand Jury Award at Hollywood International Student Film Festival
- Best Animation at Student Film Festival London
- Best Animation Direction at Animated Exeter

- Cine Jove International Film Festival
- Anima Mundi - Brazil
- Rushes Soho International Short Film Festival
- Flickers: Rhode Island International Film Festival
- Los Angeles International Short Film Festival
- Montreal World Film Festival
- London International Animation Film Festival
- Fantoche International Animation Festival
- Incubate - Netherlands
- Istanbul Animation Festival
- Austin Film Festival
- Animage International Animation Festival of Pernambuco
- Montreal Stop Motion Film Festival
- Encounters: Bristol International Film Festival
- Munich International Festival Of Film Schools
- Cinanima International Animated Festival (won Best Graduation Film)
- Hollywood International Student Film Festival (won Grand Jury prize)
- Irvine International Film Festival
- Festival Premiers Plans D'Angers
- Student Film Festival London (won Best Animation)
- Santa Barbara International Film Festival
- Anifest Film Festival
- Animarau
- Roanne Animation Short Film Festival
- Holland Animation Festival
- Animafest Zagreb
- Sydney Film Festival
- Wiesbaden Animation festival
- Tehran International Animation Festival
- NW Animation Festival
- Pöff Festival Estonia
- Animated Dreams Estonia
- KLIK festival Amsterdam
- Primanima Animation Festival
- Big Eddy Film Festival
- FIJR Granada
- Hiroshima Animation Festival
- Stuttgart International Animation Festival
- Short cutz film festival
- Dresden Film Festival (as part of Animation Exchange Forum)
- Angers Premiere Plans


Directed by Bianca Ansems
Produced by Andrew Start
Written by Catriona MacLean
Edited by Eduardo Serrano
Cinematography by Maja Zamojda
Production Design by Antonia Lowe
Original Score by Lennert Busch
Sound Design & dubbing mix by Mauricio D'Orey
VFX Supervising by Allar Kaasik, Leonardo Costa & Bence Varga
Online Colourist & Editing by Leonardo Costa
Production Management by Adam Jackson
Animation by Mike Hollenbeck, Sam Turner & Bianca Ansems

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