"Jailbreak" (short film)
A man escapes from jail only to find that he's exchanged one prison for another--but he's decidely happier in his new cell without bars.
Aaron Soren of HouseSpecial conceived of and directed this offbeat animated tale.
Visual Effects/Animation: HouseSpecial-A Short Stuff production, Portland, Ore. Aaron Sorenson, director/creative/character designer; Alan Cook, character designer; Kirk Kelley, creative director; Craig Bowers, Don Flores, Sharon Huang, Kristy Kay, Phillip Spehar, Tod Polson, background/environment design; Katie Mello, Margaret Meyer, Chris Ohlgren, character fabrication; Greg Fosmire, set/prop fabrication lead: Gary Logue, Katie Mello, Margaret Meyer, Josh Pearce, Emma Van Halsema, set/prop fabrication; Suzanne Twining, animator; Patrick Van Pelt, VFX; Stephen Bodin, matte painting; Rex Carter, Flame artist. Agency: none; Production: HouseSpecial, Portland, Ore. Aaron Sorenson, director
Toolbox: Dragonframe, Maya, Flame