Short Pick Of The Day: ‘I’m OK’ by Elizabeth Hobbs
“Following the end of a stormy love affair, Expressionist artist Oskar Kokoschka enlists in the First World War. After suffering serious injuries in battle, he experiences a series of memories and visions as medics transport him through the forests of the Russian front. I’m OK explores the wounds of heartbreak and trauma.”
Flm by Elizabeth Hobbs, U.K./Canada, 2018. A co-production between Animate Projects, Elizabeth Hobbs, and the National Film Board of Canada. Supported by Arts Council England and the Elephant Trust. Read about the making of the film on Cartoon Brew.
Nominated for a 2019 BAFTA award for best British short animation. Screened at festivals including Annecy, Edinburgh Int’l Film Festival, Ottawa, KLIK, Dok Leipzig, GLAS, and Clermont-Ferrand.