My award for Best Short Film arrived from the Anim'est Festival this week.
The jury (Amid Amidi, Christian Pfohl and Robert Morgan) said:
"A film that imaginatively re-interprets old cartoon iconography into a nightmarish and comical depiction of childhood angst."
And here's how the jury came to their decision. Amid included these notes in this Cartoon Brew article (the filmmakers don't normally get to see this stuff!):
nice review of The Obvious Child at the Ottawa International Animation Festival.
full piece HERE
also best of the fest round-up
and here's one on the Frieze blog about the Krakow Film Festival screening.
The Obvious Child is going on tour with a bunch of other fantastic Sundance shorts.
Hollywood Reporter article:
It premieres at the Sundance Sunset Cinemas in L.A, 26th September, and then tours 2014/2015. Dates and cities and venues coming soon!
Full list of the films in the program: