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TYGER

NY Premiere

Director: Guilherme Marcondes

Brazil, 2006, 5 min

Festival Year:2007

Category:Animation

Crew:Producers: Guilherme Marcondes & Trattoria Digital - Screenwriter: Guilherme Marcondes & Andrezza Valentin (Inspired by William Blake's "The Tyger") - Cinematographer: Pierre De Kerchove - Original Score: ZEROUM - Sound: Paulo Beto - Puppet: Cia Stromboli - Illustrations: Samuel Casal - Animation: Birdo Studio

Sales:Christine Gicquel, Distributor - Autour de Minuit, Paris, France - T: + 33 (0)1 42 81 17 28

Email:festivals AT autourdeminuit.com

Web:www.guilherme.tv/tyger/

Synopsis

A giant tiger mysteriously appears in a big city, revealing the hidden reality in an otherwise ordinary night.

Trailer

About the director

Guilherme Marcondes was born in São Paulo, Brazil. Guilherme started working as an illustrator when he was still in Architecture school. In 2000 he went to the Brazilian animation studio Lobo where he worked for five years for clients such as Diesel, Cartoon Network, and Nickelodeon. After that, Guilherme spent some time in London directing the build-up campaign for the Europe Music Awards 2005 for MTV Networks before returning to São Paulo to work as a freelancer. Guilherme is currently working at Motion Theory in California and directing short films.

Filmmaker's note

Tyger is inspired by William Blake's poem of same name.

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