Thursday
Short Film —Thursday
Produced at the Royal College of Art, June 2010, 07 mins 14 secs

An everyday love story set in the not so distant future sees blackbirds battling with technology, automatic palm readers and power cuts.

* Nominated for a British Academy Film Award (BAFTA) for Short Animation
* British Animation Awards Finalist for Best Student Film
* Technical Achievement Award at Canterbury Anifest 2010
* Part of the British Film Insitute's National Archive
* Part of the British Council's Film Catalogue
Credits
- Sound Design and Music by Marian Mentrup
“Thursday’s Space Waltz” written and performed by Marian Mentrup
- Published by Kobrow Musikverlag
- Additional Animation by Aaron Lampert
- Additional Modeling by Mattias Bjurström
- Foley Artist Günther Röhn
- Mixed at Talking Animals Studio Berlin












Development/ Stills






Festival Screenings

9 October 2010, Canterbury Anifest, Canterbury, United Kingdom
3 – 7 November, Artfutura Conference, Buenos Aires, Argentina and Spain (various locations) troughout December
8 – 14 November 2010, Cinanima 34th International Animated Film Festival, Espinho, Portugal, in competition
10 – 14 November, Onedotzero – Adventures in Motion, British Film Institute Soutbank, London, United Kingdom
12 – 20 November, L’Alternativa, Festival of Independent Cinema, Barcelona, Spain
16 – 21 November 2010, Encounters Short Film Festival, Best of British Programme, Bristol, United Kingdom, in competition
20 – 24 November, Sleepwalkers Student and Short Film Festival at Black Nights Film Festival, Tallinn, Estonia, in competition
22 - 28 November, Animae Caribe, St. Joseph, Trinidad and Tobago
24 November – 2 December, 2010, Anilogue, Budapest, Hungary and Vienna, Austria
30 November - 2 December 2010, Expotoons International Animation Festival, Buenos Aires, Argentina
04 - 13 March 2011, Anima, Brussels, Belgium, in Student Film Competition
12 March 2011, BAFTA Shorts Tours, Watersprite - Cambridge International Student Film Festival, Cambridge, United Kingdom
18 March 2011, BAFTA Shorts Tour, Screentest - The National Student Film Festival, London, United Kingdom
08 April 2011, BAFTA Shorts Tour, Leeds Young People's Film Festival, Leeds, United Kingdom
11 May 2011, BAFTA Shorts Tour, Chapter in Cardiff, Cardiff, United Kingdom
19 May 2011, BAFTA Shorts Tour, Warwick Arts Centre, Warwick, United Kingdom
12 - 17 April 2011 Filmfest Dresden, Germany
26 April - 01 May 2011, AniFest 2011, Prague, Czech Republic, in competition
03 - 08 May 2011, 18. Internationales Trickfilm Festival, Festival of Animated Film Stuttgart (ITFS), Stuttgart, Germany, in Student Film Competition
03 - 08 May 2011, Animayo, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
06 - 11 June 2011, Annecy International Animation Festival, Annecy, France