A young bee comes to the aid of his energetic friend in a time of crisis.
A young bee comes to the aid of his energetic friend in a time of crisis. Charged for us was a way to push our abilities to the next level. We really focused on the details in everything from the story to the environment to the animation. Almost a year in the making, it was built entirely in Blender. WINNER Student Emmy - 49th Ohio Valley Emmys Audience Favorite, Best Comedy, Best Super Short, Best Sound Editing - Highbridge Film Festival 2013 Award of Merit - Accolades OFFICIAL SELECTION Philadelphia Film & Animation Festival 2013 Three Minute Film Fest 2013 San Jose International Short Film Festival 2013 Cincinnati Film Festival 2013 River's Edge International Film Festival Fresh Takes National Youth Filmfest 2013 BAMKids International Film Festival 2014 It could not have been done without all those that helped out! CREDITS Written and Directed by Nathaniel Winckler Produced by Stephen Shunk Assistant Producer Anna Leon Story Nathaniel Winckler Jeremy White Becky Winckler Phillip Jackson Storyboards Christopher Birnbaum Character Designers Christina Williams Christopher Birnbaum Crayon Art Christina Williams Title Design Christina Williams Modeling Artists Nathaniel Winckler Nathan Runtas Lighting & Shading Artist Nathaniel Winckler Layout & Camera Nathaniel Winckler Rigging & Animation Nathaniel Winckler Effects Artists Nathan Runtas Nathaniel Winckler Rendering & Compositing Nathaniel Winckler Bee Oliver Sutherland Composer Andrew J. S. Miller Assistant Composers Sean O'Connor Ian Mudge Christopher A. Murray Sound Designer, Foley Artist, & Dialogue Editor Phillip Jackson Assistant Foley Artist Eli Heriges Music Editor & Re-recording Mixer Benjamin Groves Music Recordists Christopher A. Murray Nathaniel Winckler Musicians Berry Houp Phillip Jackson Andrew J. S. Miller Ian Mudge Christopher A. Murray Sean O'Connor Emily Royster Special Thanks Alex Johnson Jonathan Sutherland Johanna Sutherland Jeff & Becky Winckler Firehouse Friends Asbury University and all those who supported this production
Nathaniel Winckler
Lead VR Developer / 3D Artist - Programmer