BOB

BOB
© Jacob Frey/Harry Fast

A hamster is chasing his love around the globe. Will he get her?


Harry Fast was born in 1982. From 2003-2005 he studied Architecture, followed by studies in Cartoon and Animation at the ifs internationale filmschule in Cologne from 2004-2005. In 2005, he worked as an animation intern at the Berliner Film Company. Since 2007, he has been studying Animation at the Baden-Württemberg Film Academy.

Jacob Frey was born in 1984. He studied Art and Design and worked as a freelance graphic designer before taking up studies in Animation at the Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg in 2007. He specialized in character animation and directing, working on many student projects as well as directing his own short films. Taking one year off from school in 2011, he gained international experience animating for Psyop in Los Angeles. His films include JIMBO CLEMENTINE (2008), BOB (2009), JELLY JEFF (2011) and his graduation film THE PRESENT (2014).
Genre Comedy, Animation, Love Story, Road Movie
Category Short
Year of Production 2009
Directors Harry Fast, Jacob Frey
Screenplay Harry Fast, Jacob Frey, Stefanie Ren
Cinematography Harry Fast, Jacob Frey
Karol Obara
Animation Jacob Frey, Harry Fast
Producer Anna Matacz
Voice Tom Zahner
Production Company Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg
Length 3 min
Format 35 mm, color
Original Version
 English
Sound Technology Dolby SR
Festivals exground Wiesbaden 2009, Clermont-Ferrand 2010, AlpeAdraiCinema Trieste 2010, Animac Sleida/San Sebastian 2010, FIFE Marco International Student Festival 2010, Clergy-Pontoise 2010, Sapporo 2010, Alcine Festival de Cine de Alcala de Henares 2010, ViewFinders Halifax 2011, Cleveland 2011, CFC Toronto 2011, Moscow 2011, Winterthur 2011, Chicago International Children's Film Festival 2011, Rencontres Henri Langlois Poitiers 2011, Guanajuato 2012, Animatou Geneva 2012, Cork 2012, Anima Mundi Brazil 2016
Awards Audience Award Trieste 2010, 3rd Prize Animation FIFE Maroc 2010, Murnau Kurzfilmpreis 2010, Best Children Choice Award Gold Sapporo 2010, 1st Price Animated Short Film Chicago 2011, Busan Int. Short Film Festival 2016

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