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‘Sleeping With The Fishes’ By Yousif Al-Khalifa

“Sonja lives a lonely life as a fishmonger, more at ease with her fish than her customers, until one day a delivery man turns up who looks like a rainbow trout.”

Graduation film by Yousif Al-Khalifa made at the National Film and Television School, U.K., 2013. Winner of the 2014 BAFTA Best British Short Animation.

Director: Yousif Al-Khalifa
Writer: Sarah Woolner
Editor: Johannes Bock
Lead Animation Assistant: Chris Wilder
Cinematographer: Timothy Chen
Production Designer: Jonathan McGonnell
Sound Designer: Nikola Medic
Composer: Matt Kelly
Online Editor/Colorist: Doychin Margoevski
Visual Effects: Zach du Toit
Lead Compositor: Paolo Zappala