The Shirley Temple

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Description:

The boundaries between childhood and adulthood become blurry for a kid at his mother’s cocktail party. In this experimental-narrative short, characters, symbols and abstractions interchange to examine the relationships between children and adults, escapism and sexuality. Selected festivals & Awards: - Stuttgart Festival of Animated Film - Best Student Film Winner, April 2014 - Premiers Plans Film Festival, Angers, France - Grad Prix Winner - Best European Student film, Jan 2014 - Animateka - Best student film winner, December 2014 - Animafest Zagreb - Special Mention, June 2014 - Tricky Women 2014: Jury's special mention, March 2014 - OTTAWA 2014 - Official Selection, September - ANNECY 2014 - Official Selection, student film competition, 9-14, 2014 - ZAGREB 2014 - Official Selection student film competition, 3-8 June 2014 - BAA Student film finalist, March 2014 - HAFF 2014 - Official Selection, 19-23 March 2014 - Filmfest Dresden 2014, 15-20 April 2014 - Stuttgart Trickfilm Festival 2014 - Official Selection. - April 2014 - Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Festival - Jan 2014 - Anima Festival Brussels - Official Selection (Best of shorts 4 programme) - Feb-Mar 2014 - LIAF, London, Oct 2013 (British showcase) - Expotoons, Oct 2013 - Canterbury Anifest - Oct 2013 - Bradford Animation Festival - Nov 2013 A short trailer for my RCA graduation film. It's an abstract-narrative short about childhood and adulthood, escapism and sexuality.