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When a lone samurai sets his course towards the path of blood, unknown dangers and terror awaits. Will his great swordsmanship be enough to survive the treacherous demon lord and his minions? Path of Blood is a highly stylized paper animated short film that promises more paper cuts than you can handle.
Animated/Directed by Eric Power
Original score by Many Birthdays!
This video for Portland, Oregon’s Boy Eats Drum Machine was created by Boise, Idaho animator Jason Sievers. It was made to celebrate the release of Boy Eats Drum Machine’s fourth album “Hoop + Wire”. Jason's previous work includes videos for Boise friends Finn Riggins, The Very Most and The Universal and national indie acts including The Wrens.
This film is drawn with my index finger using the integrated touchpad of a laptop.
Play this film with your digital device: plugplay.ch (available on the App Store, Google Play and Steam)
Clermont-Ferrand, Annecy, Ottawa International Animation Festival, Rooftop Films NY, BFI London, DOK Leipzig, Animafest Zagreb, ITFS Stuttgart, Fantoche, Short Shorts Tokyo, Krakow Film Festival, Vienna Independent Shorts, Encounters Bristol, Glasgow Short Film Festival, Milano Film Festival, Curta Cinema Rio de Janeiro, KLIK Amsterdam, Go Short Nijmegen, Interfilm Berlin, Couch Fest Films, SIGGRAPH Asia, MIX NYC, Uppsala International Short Film Festival …
«Grand Prize» Cinanima 2013, «Best Swiss Award» Fantoche 2013, «New Talent Award» Encounters 2013, «Best Animated Film» Filmfest Dresden 2014, «Grand Prize» 2Annas 2013, «Animage Best Direction Award» Animage 2013, «Student Award» Fest Anča 2013, «Best Student Film» Sommets du cinéma d’animation 2013, «Best European Student Film» Animateka 2013, «Best Student Film» AniFilm 2014, «Jury's Special Mention» Animafest Zagreb 2014, «Jury Special Prize» PISAF 2013, «Jury's Special Mention» Animatou 2013, «Special Mention» Animated Dreams 2013 …