LION DANCE is a romantic visual poem set during a traditional Asian parade in which a highly acrobatic dance is performed to bring good luck. It explores the theme of serendipity using a combination of CG, 2D animation techniques, and a soundtrack to express the rhythmic and pulsating emotion and actions of the characters. LION DANCE is the MFA thesis film of Zheng Kang and Tim Pattinson, USC School of Cinematic Arts class of 2016.
IN COMPETITION for Best Narrative Short
DIRECTORS/WRITERS/EDITORS: Tim Pattinson, Zheng Kang
PRODUCER: Tim Pattinson
VOICES: Yoshimi Nukui, Noburhiro Tamura
LENGTH: 6 min
GENRE: Short Narrative | Animation