Trumpet Man

A Film by Emily Wong

Synopsis

A turntable springs out a woman named Avocado, out of Avocado’s instinct creates a man called Soul. A sudden passion joins and swings them in a trumpet mood. An uncertainty madness strikes Soul heavily. Seed of passion continue to breed conflict amongst five men without control, which eventually leads Soul to the fact of life.

Director

  • Picture of Emily Wong © Emily Wong

    Emily Wong

    Emily Wong had graduated and studied film in Columbia College-Hollywood where she started experimenting stop-motion animation. She had worked in both Hong Kong and Canada as visual effects producer for several years. Afterward she studied a stop-motion program in Bristol, England. Recently, her “short animation was screened in Sundance Film Festival and won Jury award in 2016 Sundance Film Festival Hong Kong: Short Film Competition.

Awards + Festivals

  • 4th DONA I CINEMA – MUJER Y CINE – WOMAN & FILM (Official Selection, Valencia, Spain)January 16, 2016
  • 1st 21 ISLANDS INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Bronx)September 12, 2016
  • *JURY AWARD 2016*
    SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL HONG KONG (Short Film Competition, China)October 22, 2016
  • 6th SKOPJE ANIMATION FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Macedonia) December 1, 2016
  • FESTIVAL INTERNACIONAL DE CINE DE LEBU (Official Selection, Chile)December 2, 2016
  • 23rd CORTO IMOLA FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Italy) December 8, 2016
  • 33rd SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Utah, USA)January 19, 2017
  • ANIM!ARTE 2017 - 15th INTERNATIONAL STUDENT ANIMATION FESTIVAL OF BRAZIL (Official Selection, Brazil)May 14, 2017
  • 2nd FICII - INCA IMPERIAL INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Lima, Peru)May 19, 2017
  • 2nd CIUDAD DE MÉXICO INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, México City, México)June 25, 2017
  • 1st VIDLINGS & TAPEHEADS FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Michigan, USA)July 7, 2017
  • *BEST ANIMATION*
    6th KOLKATA SHORTS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, India)July 23, 2017
  • 21st SEOUL INT'L CARTOON & ANIMATION FESTIVAL (SICAF2017) (Short Film, South Korea)July 26, 2017
  • *BEST ANIMATION SHORT*
    5th KRALJEVSKI FILMSKI FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Kraljevo, Serbia)August 31, 2017
  • 22nd PORTOBELLO FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, London, UK)August 31, 2017
  • 10th CYBORG FILM FESTIVAL (Not Competitive Section CyBorg OFF, Umbria, Tuscany and Liguria, Italy)September 22, 2017
  • INT'L DIGITAL FILM FESTIVAL KINOFEST (World Panorama Animation, Bucharest, Romania)September 22, 2017
  • BALTIC FILM ART FESTIVAL 2017 (Official Selection, Lübeck, Germany)September 29, 2017
  • 3rd MINIKINO FILM WEEK - INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL BALI (Official Selection, Denpasar, Bali Indonesia)October 7, 2017
  • 5th INDIECORK FESTIVAL 2017 (Official Selection, Cork, Ireland)October 8, 2017
  • 4th ARTCITY SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Buea, Cameroon)October 10, 2017
  • 12th ORLANDO FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Orlando, Florida, USA)October 19, 2017
  • SAN JOSE INTERNATIONAL FILM AWARS (San José, Costa Rica)October 25, 2017
  • 6th WINCHESTER SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Winchester, U.K.)November 3, 2017
  • 2nd WHILE WHALE INTERNATIONAL NARRATIVE FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Web)November 24, 2017
  • 3th BAHIA INDEPENDENT CINEMA FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Salvador de Bahia, Brazil)December 8, 2017
  • *BEST ANIMATION*
    4th LEBANON INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILMS FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Nabatiyeth, Lebanon)December 16, 2017
  • *BEST SCREENPLAY*
    2nd CHHATRAPATI SHIVAJI INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Pune, India)December 24, 2017
  • 15th ANNUAL OXFORD FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Oxford, Mississipi, USA)February 7, 2018
  • 3rd FESTMEDALLO - FESTIVAL INT'L DE CINE DE MEDELLIN (Official Selection, Medellin, Colombia)February 17, 2018
  • 22nd ANIMAC 2018 (Official Selection, Lleida, Spain)February 25, 2018
  • 5th WORLD OF WOMEN FILM FAIR MIDDLE EAST 2018 (Official Selection, Dubai, United Arab Emirates)March 6, 2018
  • 13th ATHENS ANIMFEST (Official Selection, Athens, Greece)March 15, 2018
  • 4th El VENTILADOR - FESTIVAL DE CINE DE ANIMACIÓN DE SANTA FE 2018 (Official Selection, Santa Fe, Argentina)March 28, 2018
  • 17th OZARK FOOTHILLS FILM FESTIVAL 2018 (Official Selection, Batesville, Arkansas, USA)April 19, 2018
  • 6th FRONT RANGE FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Longmont, CO, USA)April 27, 2018

Crew

Screenplay
Emily Wong
Director
Emily Wong
Director of Photography
Gordon Leung
Editor
Eugene Yeung
Sound Design
Raoul Brand & Peter Warnock
Music
Man Lee, Flute by Just Another Hill

Details

Running Time
14 min.
Shooting Format
HD
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD)
Aspect Ratio
1.66 : 1
Sound
Stereo

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

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

+49 (0)30 61620068

markus@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

PRODUCTION COMPANY

Dodo Animation

DIRECTOR

Emily Wong

emilywlm@yahoo.com.hk
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt5909408/