Many congratulations to the makers of “Vivi Ossa“, which has won the 2022 Annual Award for “Best Micro Short” at the Dreamachine Film Festival.
Directed by Callum Walters and produced by Matthew Wight, Vivi Ossa (Latin for “living bones”) is a short VFX film about a museum visitor who brings ancient bones to life through the power of music. Piraveen Satkunam: was the 3D lead, and Mitchell Searle was the 2D lead.
Vivi Ossa has won many festival awards.
You can watch the film (it’s less than a minute long) below:
Vivi Ossa from piraveen satkunam on Vimeo.
About Vivi Ossa
Vivi Ossa (Latin for “living bones”) is a story about a museum visitor who brings ancient bones to life through the power of music.
It’s a very short film – only two shots – but as you watch it, note that the entire environment is digital; the students created the museum and all the objects inside it from scratch.
Cast & Crew
Directed by Callum Walters and produced by Matthew Wight, Vivi Ossa brought together many craft disciplines, including CG, compositing, roto, prep, keying, integrating a live action character into a digital set and, of course, animation.
Vivi Ossa: Credits in full
- Callum Walters: Director & 3D Artist
- Matthew Wight: Producer & 2D Artist
- Ellen Menezes: 3D Artist & Museum visitor
- Piraveen Satkunam: 3D lead artist
- Harrison Workman: 3D artist
- Lucas Menezes: 3D artist
- James Cooper: 3D artist
- Mitchell Searle: 2D lead artist
- Harry Pearson: animation
- Raphael Kennedy: Additional artwork
- Angie Piedrahita Cajicas: Additional artwork
- Corey Birch: Additional artwork
- Artenis Rukaj: Additional artwork
Vivi Ossa has won many festival awards:
- “Best Micro Short” for 2022 at the Dreamachine Film Festival.
- Honourable Mention for Best Micro Short at the Art Film Awards
- Best Micro Short at Dreamachine Fest
- “Best Trailer” at the Prague Monthly Film Festival.
- “Best One Minute Film” at the Varese Film Festival
- Best Microfilm at the Golden Nugget Film Festival
- Zero Budget Film Festival
- “Special Mention” at the London Seasonal Short Film Festival.
You can watch Vivi Ossa in full here at Vimeo.
You can see Vivi Ossa’s IMDB page here.
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