CB Fest, our new series of online short film premieres, sees its second release this evening with Changeover (2014), an endearing short about one bird’s efforts to woo an unattainable love interest.

The brisk short is directed by Iranian animator Mehdi Alibeygi. After watching the film, check out our visual essay below with comments from the director.

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Tunde Vollenbroek

Tunde Vollenbroek is a writer at Cartoon Brew, focusing on issues related to professional development. She is currently the head of programming at KLIK! Amsterdam Animation Festival, and a producer at Studio Pupil.