//  The Option of War  /  stills.zip  /  all formats
info:  HD video, 6:30, 2005
roles:  Director, animator, sound designer
with:  Lauren Hartman, Celeste Den, Michael Morrissey (voice), Jennifer Jester (music)
tools:  Flash, After Effects, Painter, Final Cut, Audition, Photoshop
where:  Los Angeles/Montreal
A soldier is taken prisoner in the night by a pack of jackals. Offering a pair of scissors, they demand that he use the makeshift weapon to kill his sleeping friends. Slowly, incredibly, he begins to see their point of view. He takes the scissors, and...

Adapted from an early Kafka story.

  • Ottawa Animation Festival, 2005.