Mother’s Song was finally finished at the end of June after a year in the making. What a joy to bring to life this powerful and disturbing story by The Long Dead Sevens http://www.thelongdeadsevens.com .
So far the film has been screened at a number of film festivals. It premiered at Montreal Stop Motion Film Festival http://www.stopmotionmontreal.com in October 2012. Then screened at Cinanima http://cinanima.pt/2012/?lang=en in Portugal followed by Underwire Film Festival http://www.underwirefestival.com both in November.
Underwire Festival celebrates shorts which have a woman film maker in a leading role in the crew. Mother’s Song was placed in the Editing Programme ‘In the Cut’. The winner of this category was a beautiful film documenting the journey of recycled clothes accross India ‘Unravel’ by Prano Bailey-Bond http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fKnqCzLQI0M
In February 2013, Mother’s Song went to Animated Exeter http://www.animatedexeter.co.uk/ Always enjoyable…a beautiful city and lots of friends to see. In March the film was shortlisted in the Animation category of Stoke Your Fires Film Festival and in April Mother’s Song travels to Corfu to screen at Be There – Corfu Animation Festival http://www.betherefest.gr/index.php?lang=en.
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