Catena Chung, Enio Gutierrez, Abraham Toledo
After accidentally breaking his all-in-one smart device, a factory worker must find a way to obtain another one before becoming an outcast. However, Alexei, the company’s AI, keeps close tabs on everyone so one step in the wrong direction might prove dangerous.
Meet the Directors
Abraham Toledo is a Mexican-born filmmaker who resides in Vancouver, BC and has experience in the camera department as well as directing student short films, both live-action and animation. He is passionate about genres like Sci-Fi, Drama and Comedy but also works with a socio-political focus. He aims to keep gaining experience in the camera department, as well as exploring animation further.
Enio Gutierrez is a Venezuelan-born 3D animator who grew up in Mexico since the age of 8 and currently lives in Vancouver, Canada. Growing up in Mexico, he started developing a big interest in animation. His interest in animation prompted him to obtain a Bachelor of Media Arts at Emily Carr University of Art + Design where he got to discover his passion for character animation and compositing. Enio wants to pursue his goal of growing professionally in the animation and film industry, creating films and enjoying his passion for animation.
Catena Chung is a Vietnamese-Canadian 3D artist and animator. She was born in Vancouver, British Columbia, but grew up in Surrey, B.C. She graduated from Emily Carr University of Art + Design with a Bachelor of Media Arts. Combining her interest in technology and love of creative expression, Catena chose to pursue the area of 3D Animation. Her animated short film “Blueberry Cake” was a part of ASIFA-Hollywood’s Animation Virtual Showcase, displaying alongside other students from around the world. She hopes to work in a studio engaging in lighting and compositing, and continue making films for others to enjoy. On the other hand, Catena is also interested in sound and music. She has been inspired by sound courses at Emily Carr University to create instrumental pop songs in her free time.
- Directors: Catena Chung, Enio Gutierrez, Abraham Toledo
- Music Composer: Damian Oriak
- Sound Design: Santiago Martinez
- Sound Mix: Doug Paterson
- Art Director: Abraham Toledo
- Character Design: Enio Gutierrez
- Modelling: Abraham Toledo, Catena Chung
- Modelling (Characters): Enio Gutierrez
- Additional Modelling: Damian Oriak
- Cinematography: Abraham Toledo
- Texturing: Abraham Toledo, Catena Chung
- Rigging: Catena Chung
- Animation: Enio Gutierrez
- Crowd Animation: Enio Gutierrez
- Lighting: Abraham Toledo, Catena Chung
- Rendering: Catena Chung
- Compositing: Catena Chung
- Editing: Abraham Toledo