The Velvet Abstract

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An Environmental Poem, Narrated by Emmy Winner Tobias Menzies, Set Against a Plethora of Visual Effects and Animations.

 

Run Time
7 Minutes | Short Film

 

Synopsis 

The Velvet Abstract features a dark purple colour palette to represent the cataclysmic stain of mankind on the environment.

The first half of the film deals with our vices and darker thoughts, the things we focus on to avoid responsibility.

The second half is what is happening to the planet in the absence of our concerted effort to save it.

Produced on six continents.

 

Narrator

Tobias Menzies (Emmy Award Winner The Crown)

 

Team

Composer (The Tree of Life, Harry Potter, The Shape of Water)

VFX Artists (Star Wars, Avatar, Game of Thrones)

Oscar® Nominated Editor of Best Picture Winner Green Book.

 

Wins

25 Best Film Wins

During its brief run on iTunes it went to number 1, ahead of Disney and Pixar.

 

Reviews

“A breathtaking environmental film.”
2eyes1screen

“A beautifully crafted cinematic poem.” 
The Smokies Film Festival

“Exemplary independent filmmaking.”
Fargo Film Festival

“Well written and enthralling.”
Starburst Magazine

“One of the most original short films we have ever seen.”
BarbedWire FX

 

Film Festivals

100

Awards

40

Date

October 29, 2017