The Trembling Veil of Bones

The Trembling Veil of Bones

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In this animated short, a lone clockmaker named Bones sits inside a darkened studio filled with the sounds of ticking clocks. He parcels out his time in teaspoons and shadow, until the arrival of a mysterious package propels him to leave his refuge.

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The Trembling Veil of Bones, Matthew Talbot-Kelly, provided by the National Film Board of Canada

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  • writer
    Matthew Talbot-Kelly
  • director
    Matthew Talbot-Kelly
  • featuring
    Bryan Quinn
  • producer
    Nicky Gogan
    Martin Rose
  • executive producer
    Tracey Friesen
    Matthew Talbot-Kelly
  • production executive
    Emma Scott
  • director of photography
    Tim Fleming
  • production design
    Matthew Talbot-Kelly
  • supervising editor
    Eugene McCrystal
  • line producer
    Louise Barkholt
  • 3D animation
    Teemu Auersalo
    Andy Clarke
    Ronan Coyle
    Erik Ellefsen
    Matthew Talbot-Kelly
  • 2D animation
    Andy Clarke
    Matthew Talbot-Kelly
    Simon Vincent
  • compositing
    Andy Clarke
    Matthew Talbot-Kelly
    Simon Vincent
  • additional digital animation
    Adam de Bosch Kemper
    Jim Fleming
    Geoffrey Hancock
    Alan Hernandez
    Patrick Kalyn
    Ben Wiley
  • rotoscoping
    Eric Busnardo
    Sara Ewen
    Tessa Rand
    Simon Vincent
  • production assistant
    Darren Bolger
  • focus puller
    Eoin Keating
    Alan Butler
  • grip
    Paul Tsan
    Adam Tsan
  • costume design
    Catherine Fay
  • makeup
    Tom McInerey
  • props
    Bobby McGlinn
  • gaffer
    Kelly McLaighlin
    Ingrid Whelan
  • sound recording
    Jim Fleming
  • data wrangler
    Andy Clarke
  • trainee
    Stephen O'Farrell
  • director of photography - second unit
    Cormac Duffy
  • story editor
    Danny Stack
  • grading
    Eugene McCrystal
  • post-production
    Eugene McCrystal
  • music composition
    Viviane Houle
    Stefan Smulovitz
  • music performer
    Viviane Houle
    Stefan Smulovitz
  • vocal words and phrases
    Jacqueline Rogers
  • sound design
    Steve Fanagan
  • foley
    Caoimhe Doyle
  • foley mixer
    Jean McGrath
  • sound mix
    John Fitzgerald
  • legal
    Brian Gormley
    Orla Murphy
    Mark Byrne
  • accounting
    Ruth Vincent
  • production coordinator
    Jennifer Roworth
  • program administrator
    Bruce Hagerman
  • marketing manager
    Julie Armstrong-Boileau
    Mia Desroches