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'Somerton Beach' (2:38)

Written, directed, music & animation by Jacob Read

A strange discovery takes a washed up singer on a journey through contorted memories of grandeur & decay.

'Somerton Beach' premiered on Topsafe TV and was screened at the ICA London March 2016.

 
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'Parthenon Mall' (1:10)

Written, directed, music & animation by Jacob Read

The increasing influence of technology could render shopping malls as obsolete, empty relics of consumerism. But will we mourn them when they are gone?

'Parthenon' refers to the ruins of Ancient Greece.

 

 

I graduated with a BA in Animation at Kingston University and have had experience working as a 2D animator for studios such as Blink Inc and Trunk.