Short of the Week

'Urges in the undergrowth. Erupting fungal fantasies. Bursting botanicals... the dust and desires of a tiny alternative universe.
Imagining the sensations of attraction and pleasure in insects, and the seduction methods of the plants and fungi that beckon'

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Directed & Animated by Emily Scaife

Music & Sound by Ben Bell (Horus Records) & Emily Scaife


With sponsorship from Elf Factory

Winner: Audience Vote: London International Animation Festival 2017

Judges' Special Mention: London International Animation Festival 2017

Finalist for Best Student Film: British Animation Awards 2018

Public Choice Selection: British Animation Awards 2018

Official Selection: Imagine Science Film Festival, Abu Dhabi, 2019

Official Selection: Punto y Raya 2018

Official Selection: Asolo Art Film Festival, Italy 2018

Official Selection: Imagine Science Film Festival, New York, 2018

In Competition: Tofuzi Film Festival, Georgia, 2018

In Competition: Weisbaden International Film Festival, Germany 2018

Official Selection: Black Sea Film Festival, Romania, 2018

Official Selection: Flatpack Film Festival 2018

In Competition: McLaren Award Abstract Showcase, MIAF (Melbourne) 2018

Official Selection: Edinburgh International Film Festival 2018

Official Selection: Athens Animfest 2018

Official Selection: Premiers Plan, France 2018

Official Selection: 'Up and Coming' Tricky Women 2018

In Competition:: Rush Process Film festival Texas 2018

In Competition: International Animation Festival in Wiesbaden 2018

Official Selection: Palm Springs International Animation Festival 2017

Official Selection: Locomocion Experimental Film Festival, Mexico 2017

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