Head Over Heels

Animation, Short Film

© NFTS 2012 // 10 minutes // DSLR

Stop motion animation. Madge and Walter are an old married couple who have grown apart. One of them lives on the ceiling, the other on the floor.

Nominated: Best Animated Short at 85th Academy Awards
Winner: Annie Award for Best Student Film
Winner: Special Jury prize at Cinanima 2012
Winner: Vision Award for Best Short Film at the Oscar-qualifying Heartlands Film Festival 2012
Winner: Best Animated Short at the Oscar-qualifying Austin Film Festival 2012
In competition at KROK International Animation Festival, World Festival of Animated Film, Hamptons Film Festival, Encounters Short Film and Animation Festival, St. Petersburg Student Film Festival, and Raindance Film Festival
Winner: Best Short Film at Dinard Festival du Film Brittanique 2012
Winner: Audience Prize at Oscar-qualifying Hiroshima International Animation Festival 2012
Winner at the Oscar-qualifying Anima Mundi International Animation Festival of Brazil 2012:
Winner: Grand Prize of the Festival (Best Film)
Winner: Best Short Film (Audience Award)
Winner: Best Student Film (Audience Award)
Winner: Cartoon Saloon award for Best First Animation at Galway Film Fleadh 2012
In competition at Cannes Film Festival 2012, Cinéfondation Selection
In competition at Edinburgh Film Festival 2012, nominated for Best British Short Film and Best Short Animation in the Maclaren Animation selection

Written and Directed by TIM RECKART
Producer FODHLA CRONIN O'REILLY
Cinematographer CHLOË THOMSON
Production Designer ÉLÉONORE CREMONESE

Tags: Short Film Animation NFTS