Moonbot Snags 2 Emmy Awards for Animated Short “Silent”
Moonbot Studios wins two Daytime Creative Arts Emmy® awards. 'Silent', an animated short film, brought home awards in two categories: Outstanding Special Class Animated Program and Outstanding Directing in an Animated Program.
The film's co-directors, Limbert Fabian and Brandon Oldenburg accepted the awards at the grand gala hosted by the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) for over 1,200 attendees in Los Angeles.
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“I am truly in awe of the collective talent and tenacity that thrives within Moonbot Studios. We are thankful for the opportunity to work with our incredible collaborators at Dolby and CAA, “ said Trish Farnsworth-Smith, head of production at Moonbot.
“Silent” is a 3-minute animated short film featuring Mr. Morris Lessmore from Moonbot Studios’s Academy Award®-winning short film “The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore.” Lessmore and his fellow street performer dream of bringing their "Picture and Sound Show" to life. When they discover a magical contraption inside an old theatre, they embark on a cinematic adventure of sight and sound, traveling through movie history to find the audience they always wanted. The collaboration celebrates how storytellers, inventors, and technology work together to create cinema magic.
Silent can be viewed Netflix, Vimeo or Youtube: https://youtu.be/KA6azZALMiE