Oh, Willy…

About

Willy returns to his naturalist roots as he bungles his way into noble savagery.

Screens with

2013 Program

Year

2012

Country

Belgium/France/Netherlands

Runtime

17 min

Genre

Animation

Credits

Directors

Marc James Roels, Emma De Swaef

Artist Bio

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 Clemont-Ferrand Short Film Festival. Oh Willy...is his first animated short film.

Emma de Swaef studied documentary filmmaking at the Sint-Lukas Brussels University College of Art and Design in Brussels. Hergraduate film, Soft Plants, was her first animated short. She is currently developing a new animated short with Marc James Roels.

Oh Willy... has been selected at over 140 festivals worldwide, and has received over 80 international awards.