A childhood imaginary friend lingers into adulthood as one of my sources of creativity.
Farewell Mr. Rabbit
A short film starring the animated character - Mr. Rabbit
A fantastical representation of how people’s growth brings farewell to their childhood imaginary characters in the form of a live-action short film starring animation.
Director, animator and editor: Fée Brandt
Cast: Fée Brandt, Mr. Rabbit
Cameraman: Oscar Tsui, Qing Qing Yang
Dancer: John Wu
Music: "Waltz of the Flowers" by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Shot in Washington Square, NY.
Hello again! Mr. Rabbit as a Puppet
Started with a roughly sketched design.
After hours of sewing delicate details, poking my fingertips, and inventing a unique way of assembling the joints with metal rings. Mr. Rabbit the puppet is ready to say hi again.