Borrowed Light

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    The last patron of an abandoned observatory takes on an impossible task to show the surrounding city something incredible. A short animation about conflicting existences, natural wonders, and petty theft on a grand scale.
     
    Director/Animator: Olivia HUYNH
    Animation Assistant: Juliana CHEN
    Sound Design: Lachlan HARRIS
    Music: Joseph BARRATT
     
    Official selection at Animation Block Party 2013
    Official selection at Animateka Elephant International Children's Competition Programme 2013
    Official selection at Sweaty Eyeballs Festival 2013
    Official selection and winner of Best Tactical Urbanism Short Film at New Urbanism Film Festival 2013
    Winner of Dark Sky Defender Award 2013 through International Dark-Sky Association 
    Winner of Best 2D Animation & Audience Favorite at Jalloo Festival 2013
    Finalist for Film Skillet winter 2013/2014 animation contest
    Official selection at Supertoon Festival 2014
    Official selection at NYICFF 2014
    Winner of Best Student Film at NW Animation Festival 2014