Neck and Neck

Funders: FLAMIN Film London, Kings College
Duration: 5 min
Technique: 2D and Live Action
Synopsis: In the marital bed the surreal sensuality enveloping Othello and Desdemona is disturbed by a dangling telephone with detrimental consequences for Desdemona.


Winner of the best use of sound prize, The British Animation Awards, London, UK 2018

The Méliès d’Argent Award for Best Short Film, Imagine Film Festival, Netherlands

***BEST SHORT FILM 2016*** Steve Kopian Film Critic

Best Animated Short Film, Anatomy: Crime and Horror International Film Festival, Athens, Greece

Most Original Film Award, Horror Hullabaloo Film Festival, UK


Audience award best animated film, Warsaw Animation Festival, Warsaw, Poland 2020

Festival Screenings
2022 Warsaw Animation Festival, best animated horror films from WAFF 1-3 (Oct 2022)
2022 Microacts Fervor Film Festival, Best artist films, London (August 2022)
2022 MicroActs 11, London, UK (May 2022)
2020 Warsaw Animation Festival, Warsaw, Poland (September 2020)
2020 Horror Genre Lab Online Lift Off Network, UK (June 2020)
2020 Kosice International Monthly Film Festival, Kosice, Slovakia (March 2020)
2019 Pastel Wasteland, Portsmouth, UK (November 2019)
2019 Dead All Day, Widnes, UK (November 2019)
2019 Shakespeare Conference, Teeside, UK (August 2019)
2018 Halloween Horror Fest, Tienen, Belgium (October 2018)
2018 Deptford Cinema Film Festival, London, UK (November 2018)
2018 Halloween Screening, ISO, Glasgow (October 2018)
2018 BloodPool Film Festival (October 2018)
2018 Shiver International Film Festival (October 2018)
2018 Fargo Fantastic Film Festival (September 2018)
2018 PSIAF Palm Springs Intl. Animation Festival & Expo (August 2018)
2018 Vienna International Shorts (June 2018)
2018 Kyiv International Short Film Festival, Ukraine (April 2018)
2018 The British Animation Awards, London, UK (March, 2018)
2018 Horror Hound Film Festival, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA (March 23rd 2018)
2018 Black Sunday Film Festival, London, UK (4th Feb 2018)
2017 kino-fuer-alle, Emden, Germany (Dec 21st)
2017 TRASH – 9th International Fantastic Film Festival, Brazil (Dec 6-10)
2017 15th ANILOGUE International Animation Festival Budapest (Nov 29 – Dec 3, 2017)
2017 Glasgow Horror Festival 2017, Glasgow, Scotland, UK (4th November)
2017 Horror Hullabaloo Film Festival, Scotland, UK (18th November)
2017 Animattikon, Pafos, Cyprus (3rd-5th November)
2017 Spooky Empire’s International Horror Film Festival, Orlando (27th October)
2017 Kaohsiung Film Festival, Kaohsiung (20th October)
2017 Midwest Horror Fest, Indiana, USA (21st October)
2017 Anatomy: Crime – Horror International Film Festival, Athens (29th October)
2017 Death by festival, Austin, USA (28th October)
2017 Idaho Horror film festival, USA (12-14th October)
2017 Pile of bones Underground Film Festival (September 30th)
2017 Filmchella, Joshua Tree, CA, USA  (29th September – 1st October)
2017 Slash Film Festival, Vienna, Austria (21st September-1st October)
2017 Festival International du film de Nancy, France (25th August – 3rd September 2017)
2017 Palm Springs International Festival of Short Films, USA (20-06-17)
2017 GEM festival, Georgia (14/07/17-14/08/17)
2017 Stockholm Experimental and Animation Film Festival (22-05-17)
2017 SICAF – Seoul Independent Cartoon Animation Festival, South Korea (26-07-17)
2017 L’Etrange, Paris, France (09-17)
2017 Popcorn Frights Film Festival, Miami, USA (August 11-17)
2017 Norwich Underground Film Festival (May 18)
2017 Kyiv International Short Film Festival
2017 Short Sighted Cinema, The Shortest Nights, London (18/06/17)
2017 Tracce Cinematografiche Film Fest International Short Film Competition 6’ Edition
2017 Festival Internacional de Cortometrajes Shorty Week, Spain
2017 Be there Corfu Animation Festival, Corfu, Greece
2017 Little Terrors, Toronto, Canada
2017 Imagine Film Festival, Netherlands
2017 Monstra, Lisbon Animation Festival, Portugal
2017 Festival Internacional de Cine de Lanzarote, Lanzarote
2017 London Short Film Festival (BAFTA Nominated)
2017 Centro Costaricense de Producción Cinemtaográfica, Mexico
2017 Horror On Sea, UK
2016 Les Sommets du cinéma d’animation – Festival international de Montréal, Canada
2016 Bogoshort, Bogota, Colombia
2016 12th South African HorrorFest
2016 Optical Theatre Horror, fantasy, bizarre and grotesque film festival, Rome, Italy
2016 Hrizantema – Festival Horror & Fantasy Film, Sebia
2016 ReAnimania, Yerevan, Armenia
2016 Official Selection of Crossing The Screen, UK
2016 Rome Independent Film Festival, Italy
2016 London International Animation Festival, UK
2016 Animasivo, Mexico
2016 Tmu-Na Theatre Festival, Tel-Aviv, Israel
2016 Animest, Romania
2016 Anima Mundi, Brazil
2016 Animaldiçoados, Brazil
2016 Aesthetica Short Film Festival (BAFTA Nominated)
2016 Play Still Shakespeare Screening, London
2016 London Horror Society
2016 Encounters Film Festival, Bristol (BAFTA Nominated)
2016 Fright Fest, London, UK
2016 Animanima, Serbia
2016 70th Edinburgh International Film festival Norman McLaren Award
2016 Moscow International Experimental  Film Festival
2016 Casa del Cinema di Roma
2016 Montreal’s Shakespeare 400e celebrations
2016 TIFF Bell Lightbox in Toronto
2016 Capital Cinema, Beijing, China
2016 Shanghai Film Museum, Shanghai, China
2016 Porteur D’Images, Reduit, Mauritius
2016 Centro Cultural Los Galpones, Caracas, Venezuela

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