'Escape of the Gingerbread Man!!!' is a 12 minute short about a young storyteller who challenges the old master in a pub on the west coast of Ireland.
This film was inspired in part by my experiences living and working in Ireland. The story is also inspired by legendary Irish storyteller Eddie Lenihan.
Jon Kenny stars as: the storyteller, Paul, and as "the monsters of Kerry"
Nora Twomey stars as Ms. Fox
Michael McGrath stars as The Gingerbread Man
Michael Polvani stars as Tommy
"Rattle The Boards" from Waterford, Ireland, arranged and performed the songs.
Mathias Winum provided the film score.
Produced at "The Monk Studios" Thailand by
Juck Somsaman and Nitipat Somsaman
co-produced by Tod Polson for NobleTales
co-produced by the "Animation Workshop" Denmark by
Tim Leborgne, Morten Thorning, and Michelle Nardone.
Directed, written, and designed by Tod Polson
This film was a labor of love, and I want to sincerely thank everyone who helped in putting it together.
All content © 2011 Tod Polson