Nighthawk

a short animated film by Špela Čadež
Slovenia / Croatia | Sep 2016 | 8:45 min

 

SYNOPSIS
Attempting to remove an unresponsive badger from a dark road, a police patrol soon realizes that the animal is not dead but rather dead drunk. Things take an even stranger turn when the creature wakes up.

 

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Crew

Director: Špela Čadež
Scriptwriters: Gregor Zorc, Špela Čadež
Animators: Zarja Menart, Matej Lavrenčič, Špela Čadež
Editor: Iva Kraljević
Post-production: Mario Kalogjera
Voices: Andrej Nahtigal, Karin Komljanec, Gregor Zorc
Music: Tomaž Grom
Sound design: Johanna Wienert
Producers: Tina Smrekar, Špela Čadež / Finta Film
Co-producer: Vanja Andrijević / Bonobostudio
Co-producer: RTV Slovenija
Finacal Support: Slovenian Film Center,  Croatian Audiovisual Center

Festivals

  1. Festival of Slovenian Film, Portorož (13/9-18/9/2016)
  2. Ottawa International Animation Festival (21/9-25/9/2016)
  3. DOK Leipzig International Festival for Documentary and Animated Film (31/10-6/11/2016)
  4. New Chitose Airport International Animation Festival (3/11-6/11/2016)
  5. Ljubljana International Film Festival (9/11-20/11/2016)
  6. Animated Dreams International Animation Film Festival (16/11-20/11/2016)
  7. Etiuda&Anima International Film Festival (22/11-27/11/2016)
  8. Anilogue International Animation festival (23/11-27/11/2016)
  9. Animateka International Animated Film Festival (5/12-11/12/2016)
  10. Sundance Film Festival (19/1-29/1/2017)
  11. Göteborg Film Festival (27/1-5/2/2017)
  12. Clermont Ferrand International Short Film Festival (3/2-11/2/2017)
  13. ANIMA – Brussels Animation Festival (24/2 – 5/3/2017)
  14. International Women’s Film Festival, Créteil (10/3-19/3/2017)
  15. Monstra – Lisbon Animated Film Festival (16/3-26/3/2017)
  16. GLAS Int. Animation Festival (2/3- 5/3/2017)
  17. Vilnius International Film Festival (23/3-6/4/2017)
  18. Corfu Int. Animation Festival (29/3 – 2/4/2017)
  19. Stuttgart Int. Animation Festival (2/5 -7/5/2017)

 

Awards

  1. Best Animated Film Award, Festival of Slovenian Film 2016
  2.  Honorary Mention, DOK Leipzig 2016
  3.  Very Special Jury Prize, Animated Dreams 2016
  4. Silver Jabberwocky, Etiuda&Anima International Film Festival 2016
  5. Special Mention, Animateka International Animated Film Festival 2016
  6. Audience Award, Animateka International Animated Film Festival 2016