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Director: Neal Sopata
United States, 2003, 2 min
WINNER: Audience Award
Crew:Neal Sopata - Score: Oscar Brown, Jr.
Sales:Neal Sopata - Burbank, CA 91505 - T: 818 427-2040
A stark animated depiction of the dehumanizing cruelty of a pre-Civil War Southern slave auction.
About the director
Neal received a bachelors in Studio Art and Instrumental Music from the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh. He spent several years in Minneapolis working as an animator and graphic designer for commercial and corporate projects. In 1999 he moved to the Los Angeles area were he works as a feature film animator. His feature film credits include Looney Tunes, Freddy vs. Jason, Cody Banks, Dare Devil, Hart's War, Behind Enemy Lines, Driven and Scary Movie II. He has also animated for several TV shows including Enterprise, Max Steel and Fairly Odd Parents.