Gonella Productions

Gonella Productions

BELLY FLOP

BELLY FLOP

LANGUAGE: No dialogue

SYNOPSIS
Persistence pays off when an unashamed young girl learning to dive is unperturbed by a talented diver who steals the spotlight.

PRODUCTION AND DISTRIBUTION
Production Company: Triggerfish
Film exports/World sales: Gonella Productions

CAST
Samantha Cutler (Penny, Megan)
Jean-Pierre du Preez (Braai Guy)

MAIN CREDITS
Director: Jeremy Collins, Kelly Dillon
Screenwriter: Kelly Dillon
Producer: Kelly Dillon, Anthony Silverston
Production Designer: Lorraine Alvarez Posen
Sound: Novo Sound
Editing: Matthew Lowry, Jeremy Collins, Anthony Silverston
Music Composer: Luke Coyle-Dowling, Jean-Pierre Du Preez

TECHNICAL DETAILS
Genre: Animation
Sub-genre: Comedy
Language: no dialogue
Country of origin: South Africa
Year of production: 2018
Total running time: 4 min 53
Production format: HD
Color type: color
Aspect ratio: 1:1,78
Sound format: stereo

AWARDS
Cinemira Budapest International - Children’s jury prize
Longwood Animation Film Festival - Best in Show, Best 3D
Zlin Film Festival International - Czech TV Audience award
Cinema in Sneakers Film Festival - Special Mention
Giffoni Film Festival - Gryphon for Elements 6+
Kleinkaap Short Film Festival - Best Local film
Africa Movie Academy Award – Best animation
Animatopia - Best Short film Audience Award
Tenerife International Short Film Festival – Family Shorts Award
Children's Film Festival Seattle - Favorite animated short Audience Award

FESTIVAL SELECTIONS
Cinemira Budapest International (Children’s jury prize)
International Animation Film Festival Golden Kuker - Sofia
Vafi + Rafi - Intl Children +Youth Film Fest Varazdin/Rijeka
Longwood Animation Film Festival (Best in Show, Best 3D)
ShortShorts Film Festival Asia (out of competition)
Annecy international animation film festival (closing ceremony)
Zlin Film Festival International (Czech TV Audience award)
LA Truca
Busan International Kids and Youth Film Festival
Realtime International Film Festival
Cinema in Sneakers Film Festival (special mention)
Giffoni Film Festival (Gryphon for Elements 6+)
Minikino Film Week
Durban International Film Festival
Anima Mundi
Zanzibar International Film Festival
Cartoon Club Rimini
Fantasia
Imaginaria
Ortigia
Zinetxiki International Children and Youths Film Festival
Kleinkaap Short Film Festival (Best local short)
DYTIATKO International Children's Television
Gig Harbor Film Festival
PIAFF Fest intl du film d'animation
Funcinema - International Comedy Film Festival
AnimaSyros International Animation Film Festival
Africa Movie Academy Award –Best animation
Zero Plus Intl FF
Cinekid film festival
Krok
Tiff Oda
KLIK!
Filem'On Int FF for young audiences
Animage
Best of Short Films Festival
Tenerife International Short Film Festival (Family Shorts Award)
Chicago International Children's Film Festival
Africa in Motion (children’s section)
Canimaf Film Festival
Shnit Worldwide Shortfilmfestival
Thessaloniki Animation Festival
Mumbai Film Festival
Hsin-Yi Children’s Animation Awards
Africa on Screen
Porto/Post/Doc - Film & Media Festival
Anchorage Int Film Festival
Athens International Children's Film Festival
Aakruti-My Creation International Film Festival
(tbc) REDCAT International Children's Film Festival
Cinefest Gato Preto
Fupitoons
Leuven Short Film Festival
AFRIFF
Smile International Film Festival
Campoo International Short Film Festival - Minifica Awards
Kitaabo - the bluecity's children literature festival
International Shorts 2018 Washington DC
Tenerife International Short Film Festival (Family Shorts Award)
Black Movie Film Festival
Animatopia ICAF (Children's Award)
Auburn Adventure Film Festival
BAMkids Film Festival
International Children Film Festival of Galicia (Pequefilmes)
Children’s Film Festival Seattle – Audience Award for Favorite Animated Short
Pan African Film Festival
Providence Children's Film Festival
New York International Children’s film festival
Fespaco
FIFEM
Portland Kids' Film Festival
Coastline Children's Film Festival
REGARD Saguenay International Short Film Festival
Cine Court Anime
Verona Film Festival - Shorts for Kids
CMS International Children’s Film Festival
San Francisco International Film Festival
Edmond's Center for the Arts Children's Film Festival
Kingstoon Competition
Tarifa-Tangier African Film Festival
Festival Longue Vue sur le Court
Stuttgart International Festival of Animated Film
Seoul Guro Kids Film Festival
CreatRivas
International Children’s and Youth Film Carnival
Petit Black Movie
Tumbleweeds Film Festival for Children
Cinemagic Film Festival
ADAF
ASEAN Culture House

BIOGRAPHY OF THE DIRECTOR
Jeremy is a freelance animation director/producer based in Cape Town, South Africa. He specializes in short-form projects, delivering high quality 2D and/or 3D animation and motion graphics across all platforms.