Sophie

A Film by Anna Cangellaris

Synopsis

ALTITUDE
Sophie longs to be reborn while seeking to know her double. A party in the hills of Los Angeles offers a corporeal shift to her existence.

Director

  • Picture of Anna Cangellaris © Anna Cangellaris

    Anna Cangellaris

    Anna Cangellaris is a filmmaker based in Los Angeles, CA. She studied Film/Animation/Video at the Rhode Island School of Design (BFA, 2012) and Experimental Animation at California Institute of the Arts (MFA, 2018). Her short films are a satirical reimagining of her environment. She works with narrative, pop culture and caricature, often highlighting the intersection between interior and exterior persona. She believes everything is funny in retrospect.

Awards + Festivals

  • 6th FANTASTIC FILM FESTIVAL - GALACTICAT (Official Selection, Penelles, Lleida, Spain)June 5, 2019
  • 6th FICLAPAZ - LA PAZ INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, La Paz, Bolivia)September 5, 2019
  • *BEST ANIMATION SHORT*
    UNDO DIVERGENT FILM AWARDS (Official Selection, Arlington, MA, USA)September 10, 2019
  • *BEST SCREENPLAY AWARD*
    3rd GREAT MESSAGE INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Pune, Maharashtra, India)September 25, 2019
  • 8th WASTELAND FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Outside of California City, CA, USA)September 26, 2019
  • 4th REVOLUTION ME FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, New York, NY, USA)September 27, 2019
  • ANIM!ARTE - 15th INTERNATIONAL STUDENT ANIMATION FESTIVAL OF BRAZIL (Official Selection, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil)October 3, 2019
  • 4th ADIRONDACK FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Glens Falls, New York, USA)October 17, 2019
  • 1st VISIONI FANTASTICHE (International Competition, Ravenna, RA, Italy)October 21, 2019
  • 5th BANGKOKTHAI INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Bangkok, Thailand)October 27, 2019
  • 3rd SPOOKY EMPIRE'S HORROR FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Orlando, FL, USA)October 31, 2019
  • 2nd LINZ INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Linz, Austria)November 7, 2019
  • SHORT LONG WORLD FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Corrientes, Argentina)November 7, 2019
  • 8th AUCH SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Auch, France)November 13, 2019
  • 5th SAN JOSE INTERNATIONAL FILM AWARDS (Official Selection, San José, Costa Rica)November 20, 2019
  • 5th ANIMATION MARATHON FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Athens, Greece)November 21, 2019
  • 5th SIERRA INTERNATIONAL FILM WEEKEND (Official Selection, Santa Cruz, Bolivia)December 6, 2019
  • 3rd PALM SPRINGS INT'L ANIMATION FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Palm Springs, USA)December 14, 2019
  • ALWAR INT'L FILM FESTIVAL 2020 (Official Selection, Alwar, India)January 4, 2020
  • 2nd LE PRINCE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Caracas, Venezuela)January 28, 2020

Crew

Director
Anna Cangellaris
Screenplay
Anna Cangellaris
Producer
California Institure of the Arts
Sound
Aidan Reynolds
Editor
Anna Cangellaris
Sound Design
Anna Cangellaris
Music
Quasar Wei Pausch

Cast

Narrator
Anna Cangellaris
Doctor
Ben Wickey
Sophie
Lily Winsor

Details

Running Time
04:42 min
Shooting Format
2K
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD)
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Sound
Stereo, 5.1

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

Markus Kaatsch
aug&ohr medien
Riemannstr. 21
10961 Berlin, Germany

+49 (0)30 61620068

film@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

PRODUCTION & FILM SCHOOL

Maureen Furniss
California Institute of the Arts

+1 661-253-7767

mfurniss@calarts.edu
https://filmvideo.calarts.edu/faculty-and-staff/administration-and-staff/maureen-furniss

DIRECTOR

Anna Cangellaris

+1 217-721-5191

anna.cangellaris@gmail.com
www.anna-cangellaris.com
www.facebook.com/anna.cangellaris