Animation | Short | 3 min 20 sec
You know the nagging thoughts that start with “did I leave the coffee on?” and turn into “what if I give birth to Satan’s baby?” This hand-drawn animation explores anxiety, obsession, and one woman’s slippery hold on reality.
About the Artist
Eileen O’Meara is an American artist known for her hand-drawn films “Agnes Escapes from the Nursing Home” and “That Strange Person”. She received the National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship and Women in Film Foundation’s Hollywood Film & Video Grants.
She has produced and directed commercial animated spots for clients including Warner Home Video, Motown, HBO, and WEA Latina.
O’Meara’s work is featured in “Get Animated!” by Tim Maloney and “Making it Big in Shorts” by Kim Adelman.
Sound MixTim Maloney
Friday, February 24, 2017
Soundstage Room 1116 (SIUC Mass Communications Building)
(Following The Itching)
Palm Springs International Shortfest | Palm Springs, CA | June 24, 2016
Florida Film Festival | Maitland, Florida | April 8, 2016
Rhode Island International Film Festival | Providence, RI | August 9, 2016
Athens International Film and Video Festival Athens, OH