by Ben Cady

Animation | United Kingdom | 2012 | 10 min.

saturday 6 july
ESTE, Giardini del Castello
mother son first shot
scientists listening

A minimalist world and its inhabitants are invaded by a series of unexplained presences. A hand made film about the about the vastness of the universe and the tininess of humanity.


Ben Cady is a traditional animator whose hand-made films combine subtle comedy with a minimalist aesthetic and a detailed approach to sound design. His film The Goat and The Well (2010) was screened and won awards around the world. Since graduating from the Royal College of Art in 2012, he has been working as a freelance animator while continuing to make his own short films.

Ben Cady