Animated short film Short film, 5 min.
A prisoner receives the message that his old father needs help with tilling the field. In his desperate situation the prisoner suddenly has the idea to use the guards to till his dad’s land. Based on a 2600 years old fable by the Greek storyteller Aesop and is yet told in urban myths.
“A parable in 4000 single shot frames about the assignment of roles of parents and children and the conflicts of physical separation. A response to violence of privacy by governmental institutions.” – Kurzfilmtage Winterthur
Best International Animated Short Award – Festival Internacional de Cine de Monterrey, MEX
Audience award for best Animated and Experimental Student Film – GoEast Wiesbaden, DE
Yuhan College President Prize – Puchon International Student Animation Festival, KOR
Screened at 150 international film festivals. Show full festival list and more info.