Nightlife

Credits

Animated and directed by:
Matthias Hoegg

Music:
Christopher Frost

Thanks:
Brian Ackland
Martina Bramkamp
Kenny Evans
Damian Gascoigne
Sarah Whitehead

School:
Kingston University

Biography

Before joining Beakus, Matthias Hoegg studied for an MA in Animation at the Royal College of Art, London. He was born in Munich in 1983 and moved to England in 2003 to study Illustration and Animation at Kingston University, where he produced his graduation film Nightlife in 2006. He worked as a freelance animator, compositer and concept illustrator with Tokyoplastic, Tandem Films and other London based studios before joining the Royal College of Art in 2008. "August" is Hoegg’s first film for the RCA, completed in June 2009. He is currently putting finishing touches to his graduation film.

Synopsis

A mysterious encounter between garden wildlife and a biology book.