Amidst Black Waves

2016, Russia
11 min. 10 sec., col., without dialogues

Director, scriptwriter, designer Anna Budanova
Composing Alexei Sazhin, Anna Artyukhova, Anastasia Melikhova, Vera Pozdeeva
Animation Anna Budanova, Anastasia Melikhova, Vera Pozdeeva
Music Damian Marhulets
Sound Nadezhda Shestakova
Producers Irina Volodina, Valentina Khizhnyakova
Production Ural-Cinema

After an ancient Northern legend, which states that the souls of the drowned people turn into sea creatures. A hunter steals the hide of the girl-seal and she can’t turn back into the animal. She becomes his wife, but she peers longingly into the sea more and more often.
National animation award «Icarus-2016» for Best film
Grand-prix, Open Russian animated film festival-2017