short film, 17 min, 2024

Pushed to their limit, the Manta Rays rise up against Man to take control of the Earth; it is the dawning of a new Manta Ray Era and the “flattening” of Mankind.

world première at International Film Festival Rotterdam 2024 in the Tiger Short Competition
upcoming screenings in competition: Vilnius International Short Film Festival (LT), Go Short Nijmegen (NL), Kaboom Animation (NL)

with the support of Ciclic Animation, France 3, CNC, Sacem, Netherlands Film Fund, Stimuleringsfonds, Droom en Daad, Open Workshop & Art Brutal
directed by Alice Saey
written by Léa Perret
based on an original idea of Alice Saey & Léa Perret
produced by Miyu / Keplerfilm / Spotted Bird
animation: Wiep Teuwisse, Daan Faudet, Romane Granger, Alice Saey
animation assistance and clean-up: Keawalee Warutkomain and Erica Moriconi
animation interns: Alizé Sotelo, Tea Titescu, Noémie Kohl, Patouret, Corentin Gaillard and Oulimata Mbaye
compositing, storyboard and design: Alice Saey
VFX supervision: Gideon van der Stelt
editing: Albane du Plessix
music: Ruben van Asselt
sound design: Bram Meindersma
sound mix: Jaim Sahuelka at AGA AGA Studios
distribution: Miyu Distribution