SCREENING SELECTION 2020

THE BEAUTY

Nominated for SDG Films - Goal 13: Climate Action

Information

Year: 2019

Country: Germany

Duration: 4'

Language: English

Director: Pascal Schelbli

Writer: Pascal Schelbli

Producers: Aleksandra Todorovic, Tina Vest

VFX Supervisor: Marc Angele

Underwater Cinematographer: David Iskender Dinçer

Creature TD: Noel Winzen

Music: Alexander David Wolf, Petteri Sainio

Sound Design: Robin Harff

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What if plastic could be integrated into sea life? Take a deep breath and dive into a world, where feelings of guilt dissolve amongst the mysterious depths of the ocean. A world where we encounter bizarre creatures and discover eerily beautiful landscapes. Unfortunately, our air doesn’t last forever and we have to realize that nature alone can't solve this issue.

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After he graduated as a graphic designer back in 2007, he discovered his fascination to the motion pictures. In the following years, he collected a lot of experiences in terms of Motion Design, Visual Effects and Animation. He also got the opportunities to direct several image films and broadcast opener as well.

Addicted to telling stories with computer generated images, he got accepted to the renowned institute of animation at the Film Academy Baden-Württemberg, which he successfully finished with his diploma film „The Beauty“ in 2019. Today he is working as a freelance 3D artist and director based in Zurich