The short film is often referred to as the purest form of cinema. It takes considerable craft to create a great short film. At one time short films were made as a calling card for studios to see feature potential in a new director. Now with an over saturated market of short films, you’re probably wondering how your short can standout above the rest. Continue reading
For this week’s project profile we have filmmakers Tim Busovsky and Steph Burke who are looking to get support for their Indiegogo campaign for the short film “Eventide.” The short film is looking for support to be seen at film festivals throughout the country. Checkout the campaign here.
The Death of an Insect
In a lifeless urban landscape where time itself has stopped its crawl, a mad ballet is commencing and a newly hatched butterfly is about to die.
This tragic story was constructed using dead insects gathered from forgotten attics and tool sheds, between window panels and cobwebs. It combines a number of animation techniques from classic stop-motion animation to animated 3D models of x-ray CT-scanned insects.
A young child witnesses his neighbor having an affair and is bribed with a toy to stay quiet about the ordeal.