The Weatherman and the Shadowboxer

9 min 35 s
Randall Lloyd Okita

This short animation presents the haunting story of two brothers who share the scars, though not the memories, of an untold history that has driven them to existential extremes. Combining high-speed camerawork, striking art direction and intricate animation sequences, acclaimed visual artist and filmmaker Randall Lloyd Okita crafts a poetic elegy to connectedness and survival.

Awards and distinctions

  • Best Experimental NY Shorts Fest - New York, 2015
  • Prix Format Court Festival du nouveau cinéma - Montréal, 2014
  • Best Canadian Short Film Award International Film Festival - Toronto, 2014