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Pombo Loves You

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


Hashtags: #sxsw #pombolovesyou

A distant father is forced to confront a heroic yet troubled past life as the 1980's TV show character Pombo.

Section: Animated Shorts Competition
Country: United Kingdom
Language: English
Year: 2015
Runtime: 11min

Director: Steve Warne

Producer: Ina Remme

Screenwriter: Josh Blaaberg, Steve Warne

Cinematographer: Alastair Little

Editor: Jojo Erholtz

Production Designer: Dana Anusca

Sound Designer: Rob Malone

Music: Filip Sijanec

Additional Credits: VFX Supervisor: Jon Pugh

Principal Cast: Ian Puleston-Davies, Elsie Moore


After spending some years working as a stop-motion animator on feature films (including Tim Burton's FRANKENWEENIE), short films and commercials, Steve Warne took a leap into directing by making POMBO LOVES YOU as his graduation project at the National Film and Television School.

Distributor: National Film and Television School

Sales Agent: Hemant Sharda

Public Film Contact
Steve Warne
+44 (78) 9535-8504

Publicity Contact
Ina Remme



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