Silas lives in an isolated whaling town, toiling for months in the harsh and bloody trade on which he and his community depend.
However, in order to be capable of killing the creatures whose bone and blubber pay his wage, he has developed an ungodly method for extracting his emotions.
The time has now come for his only son to be initiated into the grim and dangerous whaling life, and Silas must be the one to teach him.
Want to know more about The Animation Workshop?
WHALE HEART was made by a team of 3rd year Character Animation & CG Art students at The Animation Workshop in Viborg, Denmark. Check out the individual student’s blogs (links below) to learn more about the talent behind the film!
Director/Story/Editor – http://www.bobberty.com/
Art Director /CG Generalist/Character Design – www.trine-sorensen.com
Production Manager/Animator – http://www.antoinejll.com/
Michael Euribe Hansen
Technical Director/CG Generalist/Compositor – http://www.michaeleuribe.com/
Animation Lead/Concept Art/Character Design – www.marieeriksen.dk
Technical Artist/CG Generalist/Compositor – http://kdoronin.com/
Animator/Storyboard Artist/Editor – www.anneprip.tumblr.com
Design/Concept Artist/CG Generalist – http://www.ai-mmers.com/
Design/Environment Artist/CG Generalist – https://www.artstation.com/artist/epiculiar
Emilie Bendix Engmann
Animator/Concept Artist/Storyboard Artist – http://emiliebengmann.tumblr.com/
Animator/Creature Specialist – http://trinethulstrup.tumblr.com/
Music composed by Kenneth Lampl and Kirsten Lampl