Short of the Week

Danny Madden


Fantasy about Other Worlds in Stop-Motion

One student’s daydream comes vividly to life during Biology class, in this Best Animation Winner from SXSW 2012

War about Survival in Animation
Danny Madden / 9 min / USA / 2015

The SXSW-featured followup from the team behind “Notes on Biology and “Euphonia”. A nineteen year old finds himself alone in a hostile desert, scared as hell, and trained to react.

Experimental about in Live-Action
Danny Madden / 53 min / USA / 2013

A riveting and experimental medium-form film from Ornana ((notes) on biology). A boy becomes obsessed with his handheld recording device, subverting his reality.

SOTW / January 14, 2013

We are excited to announce the official Short of the Week Awards 2013 nominees! We’ve nominated the top 10 films in each of our three categories—Animation, Live-Action, and New Media—as…