Weekends (film)

Shortlisted for the 2019 Oscars in the Best Animated Short category & Nominated for the 2019 Annie Awards, "Weekends" is a film about a young boy shuffling between the homes of his recently divorced parents. Surreal, dream-like moments mix with the domestic realities of a broken up family in this hand-animated film set in 1980's Toronto.


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Annecy Animation Festival 2018- Audience Award & Jury Prize
Warsaw Film Festival 2017 - Best Animated Short
Nashville Film Festival 2018 - Grand Jury Prize
LA Film Festival 2018 - Audience Award
San Francisco International Film Festival 2018 - Bay Area Short 1st place
Edmonton International Film Festival 2018 - Grand Jury Award
Chicago International Film Festival 2018 - Gold Plaque for Animation Short
Riverrun Film Festival 2018 - Special Jury Prize
Anima Brussels 2018 - Special Jury Prize
BendFilm Festival 2018 - Best Animated Short
Mercado 3D Wire - Best International Short
Toronto Shorts International Film Festival 2018- Best Animated Short
Anima Mundi 2018 - Best Screenplay

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Written, Edited & Directed by Trevor Jimenez
Production Designer- Chris Sasaki
Producer - Jeremy Slome
Associate Producer - Mattie Brehm
Animation - Trevor Jimenez, Vlad Kooperman, Xavier Riffault, Madeline Sharafian, Shaz Lym, Michael Yates, Adam Campbell, Tony Maki, Stephen Neary
Art Department- Grant Alexander, Jennifer Chang, Maria Yi, Ana Ramirez, Robin Joseph, Rona Liu, Andrew Ross
Compositing - Philip Graham, Owen Neuberger, Felix Hallock, Amber Rankin
Sound Designer & Re-recording Mixer - Kenny Pickett
Sound Effects Editor- Adrian Maruri
Original Music by - Andrew Vernon
Color Timing - Sean Wells