“The Blood of the Bear” (2013)

A young boy’s encounter with a great white bear helps him to come to terms with his father’s illness.

I wrote, directed, designed and animated this 5 minute animation with support from Ideastap’s Short Film Fund.

Screenings and Festivals:

Libelula Animation Festival in Barcelona – November 2014
Into Film Festival 
– November 2014
International Animation Film Festival “Golden Kuker” in Sophia– May 2014
Birds Eye View Film Festival
– April 2014
Festival Mauvais Genre – April 2014
Animated Exeter Festival – February 2014
Framed Film Festival – November 2013
Cornwall Film Festival – November 2013
Encounters Short Film and Animation Festival
 – September 2013
Sitges International Fantastic Film Festival of Catalonia – October 2013
ARS International Film Festival in Katowice – September 2013
Bornshorts Film Festival in Denmark – September 2013
Cornwall Film Festival – November 2013
Leamington Underground Cinema Festival – September 2013

Created using After Effects, Photoshop, Flash, Premiere.


Supported by Ideastap

Rory – Daisy Lamb
Mother – Myf Faulkner

Sound Design – Jack Kingslake
Original music – Ed Scolding
Fiddle Player – Dermot Crehan


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