MY MOTHER’S EYES 2018


A story about motherhood and loss in an abstracted world of childhood memory.

Composer: Matt Huxley
Sound Designer: Ben Goodall

Length : 4 mins 52 secs
Size: 1920x1080 HD 16:9
Sound: Stereo
Formats: Prores HQ



Winner:
Best Animated Short, Tribeca Film Festival 2019
Best Animated Film, Stockholm Independent Film Festival 2019

Selections & Screenings:
South London Gallery ReCreative short film screening, August 2018 (UK)
Animage, Oct 2018 (Brazil)
Flicks by Chicks Fest, Nov 2018 (Dallas, US)
Amarcort Film Festival, Nov 2018 (Italy)
London Short Film Festival, Jan 2019 (UK)
Chronic Youth Festival, March 2019 (UK)
Craft Film Festival BCN, March 2019 (Spain)
Irish Animation Awards, March 2019 (Ireland)
Tribeca Film Festival, April 2019 (New York)
Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival, May 2019 (Glasgow)
Bearsden Festival, May 2019 (Scotland)
Hackney Shorts, June 2019 (UK)
Palm Springs ShortFest June 2019 (Palm Springs, US)
Festival du Film d’animation de Savigny, June 2019 (Switzerland)
Porto Femme, June 2019 (Portugal)
Indy Shorts International Film Festival, July 2019 (Indianapolis, US)
Queen Palm International Film Festival, July 2019 (Palm Springs, US)
Random Acts Screening at Latitude Festival, July 2019 (UK)
We Like Em Short, August 2019 (Oregon, US)
La Guarimba, August 2019 (Italy)
Still Voices, August 2019 (Ireland)
Random Acts: ’Whatever Next?’ Screening, August 2019, Somerset House (UK)
Turku Animated Film Festival, August 2019 (Finland)
Underwire Film Festival, September 2019 (UK)
Nashville Film Festival, October 2019 (Nashville, US)
Aesthetica, November 2019 (UK)
Norwich Film Festival, November 2019 (UK)
Digital World Panorama (Craft), November 2019 (Indonesia)
LIAF, November 2019 (UK)
Dakota Film Festival, May 2020 (Online)

Nominations:
LSFF Random Acts Award for the Best Short Film under 5 minutes, Jan 2019
Best Animated Short, Norwich Film Festival 2019

Tribeca Jury comment: 'For its delicate, elegantly simple, breathtakingly imaginative animation and its ability to hold the heart of anyone who has a mother - whether beating in grief or in celebration. To this indelible portrait of immeasurable love, we are thrilled to give this award to My Mother's Eyes'

PRESS:
Random Acts  (Online premiere)
Brain Pickings  (Article)
Girls in Film (Article)
British  Council Film (Directory)
Tribeca Film Festival  (Animated Shorts curated by Whoopi G)

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