"Something is stirring in the waters of Planet Five. From a single cell, one creature evolves into the next and for a fleeting moment the darkest depths of the sea are transformed by a dazzling display of light and colour."
This is the fifth animation from my ongoing illustration project 'Illustrated Aliens'. You can follow the progress of this project at illustratedaliens.tumblr.com/ where I am uploading a new alien illustration every day, building up to a monthly illustration of their planet. This planet was created during May 2013.
Bachelor film project 2011 from The Animation Workshop.
As long as anyone can remember, the coming of The Undertaker has meant the coming of death. Until one day the grim promise fails and tension builds as the God fearing townsfolk of Backwater wait for someone to die
By: Bo Mathorne, Tue T. Sørensen, Arthur Gil Larsen, Rie C. Nymand, Mads Simonsen, Thomas H. Grønlund, Esben Jacob Sloth, Martin Holm-Grevy
Investigating a mysterious explosion in the Florida Everglades, a crop-duster named Bill discovers a lone crate that survived the wreckage. Curiosity gets the better of him and he pulls the crate unto his airboat. That's just the first in a series of decisions he learns to regret.
Best Animated Short - RAINDANCE 2015
Best Student Short - KLIK! 2015
Animated Grit Award - INDIE GRITS 2015
Official Selection SUNDANCE 2015
Official Selection SXSW 2015
Official Selection ANNECY 2015
Official Selection OTTAWA 2015
Official Selection AFI FEST 2015
Anim'Est 2015 / Animation Block Party 2015 / Anifilm 2015 / Animanima 2015 / Anima Brussels 2015 / Anima Mundi 2015 / AnimaSyros 8.0 / Charm City Fringe Festival 2015 / Chattanooga FF 2015 / Cinefamily Animation Breakdown 2015 / Dallas International FF 2015 / Euganea FF 2015 / First Frame 2015 / Indy FF 2015 / Imagine Amsterdam 2015 / KLIK! Amsterdam 2015 / Maryland FF 2015 / Milano FF 2015 / Mile High Horror Festival 2015 / Mill Valley FF 2015 / Montreal Festival du nouveau cinema 2015 / Nashville FF 2015 / NEW YORK Film Festival 2015 / Northside FF 2015 / Northwest Animation Festival 2015 / Omaha FF 2015 / Pluk de Nacht 2015 / Provincetown FF 2015 / P'tit Pain 4 / Rooftop FF 2015 / Seoul Guru International FF 2015 / Short & Sweet - South Africa 2015 / Southside FF 2015 / Treefort FF 2015
Direction / Animation : Ryan Gillis
Sound Design : Owen Granich-Young
Music : Waylon Thornton
Voice Acting: Greg Tonner
Cel Coloring: Jesse James Dean, Mara Guevara, Jabril Mack