Last year we made the stop-motion sequences for this documentary. Screened at BFI Southbank & funded by Film London it can now be viewed on Vimeo.
TWO FILMS ABOUT LONELINESS has screened at over 45 international film and animation festivals, has been nominated for 6 international prizes including Grand Prize at the American Film Institute and Sundance Film Festival in the United States, Short Grand Prize in the Warsaw International Film Festival, and Best British Animation at Edinburgh Film Festival. It has won prizes at Oberhausen International Short Film Festival and the touring festival Future Shorts.
Written and animated by
A split-screen separates the worlds of Jonathan Smallman, who is recording his online dating-profile, while next door, Phillip Button, the internet chef, is noisily recording his new cooking video. Both characters have turned to technology in their search for companionship and acceptance and it’s not entirely working. Until something unexpected happens…
A bilingual film, featuring the voices of British Actor and Comedian Tim Key ( Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa, BBC TV and Radio Series ‘Cowards’) and German Voice Actor Detlef Bierstedt, the German voice of George Clooney (from The Thin Red Line- Der Schmale Grat / One Day – Zwei An Einem Tag).
Cast and Crew Members:
Directed by: Will Bishop-Stephens
Executive Producers: Keila Wescombe
Voice Actors: Detlef Bierstedt
Music: Ed Patrick
Clare Bradley Box
Sound and Mix: Joe Sudlow
Avid Editing: Simon Allmark
With Thanks to: UCA Farnham
Kara Wescombe Blackman