My tasks: Director, Production Design, Character & Environment Concepts, Animation
Software used: Maya, Mental Ray, Nuke
Blood, Sweat & Gingerbread is a 7-minute-long full 3D animation short, which we did as a team of 15 students of the multimediaart master program at the University of Applied Sciences, Salzburg. Our goal was to push our skills and achieve professional quality of both imagery and sound, while at the same time telling with a fun, fantastic story with interesting characters.
Although Halloween is the favorite day of all children, little Adam is out of luck: at first he doesn’t get any candy because of his crappy self-made costume, and then he stumbles head over heels into a confrontation with the worst bullies of the neighborhood. Only a truly magical piece of candy promises to turn fate in his favor …