Hothouse 9: Behind the Abstract Scenes

Hothouse 9: Behind the Abstract Scenes

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Hothouse 9 successfully transformed our six emerging animators. Within 12 mere weeks they turned into flowering blossoms, producing one-minute animation shorts in full horticultural compliance with this edition's double parameter: abstract storytelling. Abstraction was omnipresent throughout the process: at critical reviews, music and foley recordings, and even when filmmakers attempted to articulate their story, artistic intent and technique. At the end of the experience, these six peculiar blooms revealed themselves as abstract representations of, of all things, daisies.

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Credits
  • participant
    Paloma Dawkins
    Kyler Kelly
    Jenna Marks
    Brendan Matkin
    Su-An Ng
    Shahid Quadri
  • videographer
    Luka Sanader
  • editor
    Jason Lee
  • sound design
    Luigi Allemano
  • recording
    Geoffrey Mitchell
  • re-recording
    Geoffrey Mitchell
  • executive producer
    David Verrall
  • producer
    Michael Fukushima

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