Swarm 蟲

 

SHORT FILM, 2016

directed and produced by Sarah Sun, Angela Wong

3 min 43 s, completed in 9 months

A village is overwhelmed by an unwelcome harvest.

associate producers: Elson Wen Hwa, Cash McBride, James Sun, Della Hou

screenplay: Yiyun Teo

collaborating scientist: Lucy Spelman

animation assistants: Janice Chun, Calvin Shen

colour artists: Esther Nai-Yun Hu, Nadine Promes, LeiLei Xia, Calvin Shen

sound design and mixing: Sarah Sun

music: John M. Churchill

special thanks: every Kickstarter backer

2016

Chair's Select Award of SCAD Show 

Finalist of North America Chinese Directors Short Film Tour

Official Selection of the 23rd Environment Film Festival

Official Selection of Animalada III Animation Short Film Festival

Official Selection of ASIFA Animation RYO Animation Festival

Official Selection of Barcelona Environment Film Festival

Official Selection of Canadian Diversity Film Festival

Official Selection of Canterbury Anifest

Official Selection of International Short & Independent Film Festival

Official Selection of Libélula International Animation festival

Official Selection of Manchester Animation Festival

Official Selection of Short Short Story Film Festival

2019

Official Selection of Lighthouse International Charity Film Festival (Beijing)

2018

Official Selection of CIAFF X Design Twin-Cities "Shenzhen X Hong Kong Student Animation"

2017

70th Cannes Film Festival Short Film Corner

Finalist of the 22nd IFVA awards (Animation)

Official Selection of the 14th Neum Animated Film Festival

Official Selection of Anim!Arte International Film Festival

Official Selection of World International Film Festival (Berlin)

Official Selection of ZOOM - Zbliżenia 2017

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animation process