Have you ever received an unexpected present that changed your life? A present so amazing that you managed to leave your beloved video games behind? Whatever your answer, it doesn’t matter – you have to watch this!
The award-winning short film entitled The Present is now out on Vimeo. The long wait is over.
After entering more than 180 film festivals and bagging 59 awards, director Jacob Frey finally decided to share the touching four-minute animated short film about a boy and a dog – although this is not your ordinary child-meets-pet story. Expect surprising twists somewhere within the given timeframe.
Based on a comic strip by Fábio Coala Cavalcanti, The Present is a thesis short film from the Institute of Animation, Visual Effects and Digital Postproduction at the Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg in Ludwigsburg, Germany.
We won’t say much about the film. No spoilers! But this will definitely make you go “Awww.”