POKEY POKEY - animated short (dark comedy/horror)
POKEY POKEY
Pokey Pokey is a dark humor and horror animated short that depicts a father and his journey to figure out the best way to protect his son from seeing filthiness of the crime-ridden city, discussing the over-protection phenomenon to children and related social issues. Pokey Pokey has been awarded in film festivals and competitions all over the world.

Director & Animator - Jake Zhang  |  Producer - Zhen Zeng  |  2015 
Music Composer - Pantawit Kiangsiri  |  Sound Designer - Katie Gately |  
Story - Jake Zhang, Xu Zhou, Shangning Wang  |  Graphic  Designer - Shangning Wang 
Festivals & Awards: 
● Winner of Special Storytelling Designation - Adobe Design Achievement Awards 2015 
● Finalist of Best Animation - Adobe Design Achievement Awards 2015 
● Nomination of Best Animation - USC First Look Film Festival 2016 (United States)
● Foreign Film Bronze Award - The 13th Global Chinese Universities Film and TV Festival (Hong Kong)
● Silver Medal - 1st Golden Shuanmazhuan Student Film Festival (Xi'an, China)
● Best Sound - British Animation Film Festival 2016 (England)
● Official Selection - The 14th Beijing Independent Film Festival 2017 
● Official Selection - Cutout Fest International Animation and Digital Art Festival (Mexico)
● Official Selection - La Guarimba Film Festival (Amantea ,Italy)
● Official Selection - British Animation Film Festival 2016 (England)
● Official Selection - 12th Budapest Short Film Festival 2016 (HU)
● Official Selection - USC First Frame Festival (USA)
● Official Selection - Indiearth Animation Film Festival (India)
● Official Selection - Spark Animation Festival 2015 (Vancouver, Canada)
● Official Selection - Laguna Film Festival 2015 (USA)
● Official Selection - Weyauwega International Film Festival 2015 (USA)
● Official Selection - 66th Montecatina International Short Film Festival (USA)
● Official Selection - Twister Alley International Film Festival 2016 (USA)
● Official Selection - The DRAWTASTIC Festival of Drawing & Animation 2016 (USA)
● Official Selection - Animation Attack! 2016 
● Official Selection - ANNY: Animation Night New York 2016 (USA)
● Official Selection - Animation Nights New York Best of Fest 2016 (USA)
● Official Selection - ±8 Chinese Independent Animation Screening (Chengdu, China)
● Official Selection - ScareLA 2016 (USA)
● Official Selection - British Animation Film Festival 2016 (England)
● Official Selection - 5th China Independent Animation Forum (Beijing, China)

 
Pokey Pokey - Trailer
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Pokey Pokey - background design
Pokey Pokey - background design
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POKEY POKEY - animated short (dark comedy/horror)
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POKEY POKEY - animated short (dark comedy/horror)

A father starts a journey to figure out the best way to protect his son from seeing filthiness of this crime-ridden city. Pokey Pokey is a short Read More
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