|ANIMATION HOTLINE, 2013|
|Crew: ||Cinematography: Dustin Grella - Editing: Dustin Grella - Production: Dustin Grella - Crew: Tony Tan|
Animation Hotline, uses anonymous messages left on the artist's voicemail to provide the content for these sometimes insightful, sometimes bizarre, micro-shorts.
Dustin Grella is an animator and documentary filmmaker whose work
attempts to glean glimpses of colorful insight into the seemingly
mundane. His work has screened at the Cannes Film Festival,
Margaret Mead Film Festival, and won the Walt Disney Award at the
Ottawa International Animation Festival. His film "Prayers for
Peace" screened at almost two hundred festivals worldwide and won
over forty awards. He has written and mailed himself a letter
every day for the past ten years and has all 3650 sealed letters
neatly filed and categorized. He is currently in production of
the Animation Hotline, a series of micro-animations where he uses
crowd-sourced voicemail messages for content.
If you have a story give us a call, 212-683-2490!