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Fighting Spirits

2012 // Drama, Short Film, Digital 2D, Traditional 2D


Dir: Gene Kim

What is the film about?

In the distant future, 2 rival ballerinas face off at a final audition that takes a turn for the unexpected.

What influenced it?

Aliens, Amadeus, X-Men, Akira, Gundam Wing.

A little background information...

I wanted to make something that was visually contradictory but interesting, combine all sorts of different things together to create a new whole. Made for my undergrad senior thesis in animation at NYU.

How was the film made?

Animated in Photoshop, Edited & Compositing in Final Cut Pro.

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