This article is available in: French
French digital arts school ESMA has unveiled Merry Big Mess, an animated short film about Christmas… With a twist! Directed by students from the class of 2021, the short film has been showcased in various festivals and is now available online.
On Christmas night, Santa Claus makes his round as usual. But this night, he has to face an unusual household ; one that does not seem to be waiting for any gifts.
The short film was directed by Sacha Gosselin, Ambre Bohin, Timothé Ballan, Amaury Emond, Hugo Joron, Arthur Morle, Antoine Tomasi, Clémence Van Gout.
Dialogues are in English. French subtitles are available.
The team behind this short film managed to mix humor and action with impressive animation. This recipe didn’t go unnoticed: at the 2021 graduation show, the jury awarded this film their first prize.