Based on a true legend of the famous unsolved code.
The film contains 16 hidden messages that hold clues to the characters' secrets. Eight are fairly easy requiring only a close eye. Six are moderately difficult using various encryption methods. Two are extremely difficult requiring a genius mind to decrypt.
The goats have gone to pasture. God save Britney S.
CANAL + Mensomadaire : « Idéal Club » 10/01/11
UNERHOERT Film Festivel (Hamburg and Berlin)
Portable Film Festival (Melbourne)
Filmer la Musique festival (Paris)
9eme Festival International du court métrage (Lille)
17th Biennial (Sydney)
Finalist music video VIMEO AWARD 2010 (New York)
Australian Effects & Animation Festival Awards 2010
Underground Cinema summer 2010
Special thanks : Because Music, Metronomy, Thomas Cheneseau, Les Films du Hiboux and Vanessa Bigot
A stop-motion animation for the BBC Knowledge. This was shot in-camera and in sequence from beginning to end.
Narrator: Stephen K. Amos
Director: Sean Pecknold
Executive Producer: Aaron Ball
Animators: Sean Pecknold, Britta Johnson
Paintings: Britta Johnson
Lighting Assist: Michael Ragen
Editorial and Color: Grandchildren
Art Assistant: Randy Bretzin
Sound Design and Mix: Justin Braegelmann
Agency: Three Drunk Monkeys, Australia
Exec. Creative Directors: Justin Drape, Scott Nowell
Creative Director: Noah Regan
Art Director: Matt Heck
Copywriter: Damian Fitzgerald
Agency Producers: Thea Carone, John Ruggiero
Group Content Director: Dan Beaumont
Account Director: Kristen Hardeman
Content Manager: Brad Firth