2016 Schedule

Interactive: March 11–15  •  Film: March 11–19  •  Music: March 15–20


Saturday, March 12
4:00PM - 5:32PM


Hashtags: #sxsw #Edmond

Edmond's impulse to love and be close to others is strong... maybe too strong. As he stands alone by a lake contemplating his options, he goes on a journey backwards through his life, and revisits all his defining moments in search for the origin of his desires.

Section: Animated Shorts Competition
Country: United Kingdom
Language: English
Year: 2015
Runtime: 9min

Director: Nina Gantz

Producer: Emilie Jouffroy

Screenwriter: Nina Gantz

Cinematographer: Ian Forbes

Editor: Nina Rac

Production Designer: Laura Mickiewicz

Sound Designer: Rob Turner

Music: Terence Dunn

Additional Credits: Lead Stop-Motion Animator: Adam Watts

Principal Cast: Lewis Ainslie, Jayne Gadie, Natalie Ambler, Trumacar Primary School


Nina Gantz was born in Amsterdam and grew up in Rotterdam. Her graduation film from the St. Joost in Breda Art School, ZALIGER, went on to be selected at 37 festivals including the Annecy International Animated Film Festival, Encounters Film Festival and the Sichuan Festival in China where it was awarded the Golden Panda for Best Student Film.

Public Film Contact
Nina Gantz
National Film and Television School
+44 (074) 2937-8332

Publicity Contact
Emilie Jouffroy



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Animated Shorts Competition
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