My name is Mick and I enjoy lots of exciting activities but not the activity of visiting Grandpa every Sunday; that is until I find a photo album and discover I have more in common with Grandpa than I can imagine.
Director: Luke Breaden, Riley Elson, Ethan Hawkins & Ethan Price
Writer: Luke Breaden, Riley Elson, Ethan Hawkins & Ethan Price
The Grizzleguts, with their glass-half-empty attitude, see the world around them as grey and silent. When they get a visit from Mr Arthur Glass-half-full, they learn to see the world’s colours and hear its music.
Nature provides a catalyst for humans to reconsider their use of its resources. The beauty and freedom experienced by a forest creature in their natural habitat is threatened by a plan for a timber mill. The creature collides with the overseer responsible for the logging of the forest but the collision results in an alteration of the plans with the acknowledgment of the creature’s need for a safe habitat.
The Underdog is a full CG animation about a humanoid robot that is an inventor. The film consists of the robot finding an invention competition flyer and then inventing a toothbrush. The animation is humorous as the robot doesn’t realize his invention is not original until the end when viewing an advertisement for toothbrushes.
Legoland is an experimental short film; an exploration of what it’s like to live on a Housing Commission estate. Using infrared black-and-white imagery and a whispered narration, Legoland invites the viewer to find the beauty in a place they would probably prefer not to go.
Revere investigates the idea that before we die, our lives might be comprehended in a series of moments. These moments are captured throughout the eyes of Tom, capturing his most banal and precious memories from childhood friends to his son’s wedding day.
A teenage boy struggles to deal with the restrictions of adult life. Escaping to the world of his imagination, he realises that everyone is flying in a never ending circle. In time he rediscovers the joy and freedom of childhood.
Plagued by the loss of her brother to a tragic accident, and abandoned by her boyfriend, Sarah struggles to make sense of her life. However, her search for answers leads to a shocking unveiling of the awful truth.