The Shadow makes us face our ugliness.

 

And we're pretty ugly.

No wonder we don't want to look.

 

GLOWBALL is a live action/animation hybrid about a Man and his shadow.

GLOWBALL

STATUS PREPRODUCTION | RELEASE TARGET ------

 OVERVIEW

His Shadow takes on a life of its own. Can things ever be beautiful again?

Inventive, accessible and thought provoking, GLOWBALL builds on the themes of an earlier 60-second pilot* [FINALIST | Berlin Flash Film Festival 2017 | Official Selection | Cardiff Mini Film Festival 2018] 

the shadow

inner | outter

equilibrium

feminine | masculine

fantasy | reality

community | isolation

use and abuse of power

narrative

fantasy

drama 

live-action/animation hybrid

horror

accessible | inventive

beautiful | grotesque

dark | surprising

frugality

creative networks

worldwide adult

audience

targeted festivals

social cause organisations

 

 

GLOWBALL:THE MAN WHO ESCAPED FROM SHADOWS

RELEASED: OCTOBER 2017 | DURATION: 60 SECONDS |  DESCRIPTION: Pilot prototype for longer version now in pre-production

A family man takes up residence inside an illuminated sphere when his Shadow develops a lethal life of its own...

This loopable 60 second live action/animation hybrid was supported by Filmstro (soundtrack).

The story is told in a 3-1-2 timeframe.

There is no dialogue.

Official Selection | Berlin Flash Film Festival 2017

Finalist | Berlin Flash Film Festival 2018

Official Selection | Cardiff Mini Film Festival 2018

© 2020 Howard Vause   | Howard Vause Films (indie film productions)  | Howard Vause Media Artist (multidisciplinary)   | Frome Media Arts (organisations & community) 

Somerset, England, United Kingdom | Email: howard@howardvausefilms.com

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