All New Bar Shorts at The Book Club
Tuesday, 21 May 2013 from 19:00 to 22:00 (BST)
London, United Kingdom
When & Where
Like a momentary sweep along the optics, Bar Shorts is a delicious pick and mix of shorts. Ranging from the scary to the sublime, the stupid and the sweet. Curated by director/film maker Chris Shepherd and the 12Foot6 animation studio they promise boozy, filmy and funny evenings.
Featuring an eclectic mix of short film and animation inviting very special and pioneering film makers and animators to show their films.
Bar Shorts is always free and open to everyone.
12Foot6 was established in 1999 by Dave Anderson and Tom Mortimer to produce 2D and stop-motion animation for TV and web. 12Foot6 is a collection of around twenty animators, illustrators and designers, with a mixture of hand-drawn, graphic and stop-motion talent. Mostly known for their humorous story telling in BBC’s Science Club, Dog Judo, Get Well Soon and the Bafta nominated Sensibles.
Chris Shepherd is a BAFTA nominated television/film writer and director. Born in Anfield, Liverpool in 1967 he is mainly known for combining live action with animation. His work fuses comedy with commentary on the darker side of human nature. Films include Dad’s Dead, Who I Am And What I Want and Silence Is Golden.