GIRL IN THE WATER //

Shi-Rou Huang

7’20 | 2021 | Taiwan | Animation | Drama

// Regardant fixement les fissures et les craquements du mur, une femme se souvient des hauts et des bas de sa vie amoureuse. Une description de la féminité et de l’horloge biologique féminine à travers la convalescence de son cœur brisé.

// Contemplation of torn walls and scars reminds the heroine of the ups and downs of love. The film depicts femininity and female internal time-consciousness through the convalescence of a woman’s broken heart.

Drawing On Paper, Digital Compositing // Dessin, Composition numérique

Société de production | Production company : Tainan National University of the Arts

Producteur | Producer : Shi-Rou Huang

Contact :  shirouart.huang@gmail.com

Scénario & Réalisation | Screenwriter & Director : Shi-Rou Huang

Voix | Voices : Shi-Rou Huang, Chi-Yang Hsu, Peilin Wu

Animation | Animator : Shi-Rou Huang

Supervision | Supervisor : Chiao-Fang Lin

Compositing | Composition : Chi-Hsien Chiu, Chun-Ting Chen, Huei-Yu Huang, Jay Huang

Son | Sound operator : Andree Lin, Yaping Zhen, Peilin Wu

Bruitage | Foley : Yaping Zhen

Mixage | Sound mix : Peilin Wu

Musique originale | Original soundtrack : Peilin Wu

Festival du film d’animation d’Annecy | 2021

Animafest Zagreb | 2021

Stuttgart IFAF | 2021

Golden Horse FF | 2021

Kaohsiung FF | Taiwan Golden Fireball Award | 2021

Bucheon IAF | Jury Prize | 2021

London IAF | 2021

Fantasia FF | 2021

Chicago Children’s IFF | 2021

Zinebi Bilbao | 2021

CINANIMA IAFF | 2021

Kyiv Molodist | 2021

Beijing ISFF | 2021

New Taipei City Student Film Awards | Best Student Animation | 2021

K.T. Creativity Award | First Prize | 2021

Kuandu IAF | Honourable Mentions | 2021

Golden Harvest Awards | Best Student Animation | 2022

Youth FF | Best Animation Short | 2022

Tricky Women Tricky Realities | Up & Coming Award | 2022

Palm Springs Shortfest | 2022

// Shi-Rou is a freelance animator and illustrator. Specializing in cel-animation, she often finds herself deep-diving into female consciousness. Beneath the gentle and cloud-like colors of her work lies the poetic and visceral storytelling that defines this young and talented soul.

  • Girl in the water (2021)
  • Scar (2017)