OH WILLY played at the FEEDBACK Film Festival to rave reviews in 2015.
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The titular Willy visits his mother on her deathbed. Presumably having left some time ago after rejecting the nudist lifestyle, his entire world unravels following her death.
Writers: Emma De Swaef, Marc Roels
Producers Steven De Beul , Ben Tesseur
Made by Beast Animation
Coproducers: Jean-Francois Le Corre, Mathieu Courtois, Arnoud Rijken, Michiel Snijders, Christophe Mazodier
Editors: Marc James Roels, Emma De Swaef, Dieter Diependaele
Animation: Andreas De Ridder, Alice Tambellini, Steven De Beul, Emma DeSwaef
About the Directors
Marc James Roels studied animation at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Ghent, Belgium. He has directed three live-action short films, which have each garnered several international awards and nominations at film festivals, including the Berlin International Film Festival and the Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Festival. Oh Willy… is his first animated short. Emma de Swaef studied documentary filmmaking at the Sint-Lukas Brussels University College of Art and Design in Brussels. Her graduate film, Soft Plants, was her first animated short, introducing the character of chubby office worker Willy. She is currently developing a new animated short with Marc James Roels, following their first collaboration, Oh Willy…