Kate Jessop, Animator

Kate Jessop

Country of origin: United Kingdom

Languages spoken: English

Dear Foreigner

  • Animation
  • English
  • 05 minutes
  • 2010

A woman writes a letter to the son she gave up at birth, 27 years later. The film adaptation of a real award-winning letter, commissioned by Festival D'Elle Lettere in Milan. The English version of the letter is beautifully read by BBC Cbeebies presenter Cerrie Burnell. The film combines 2D digital, hand drawn animation and found footage.

Selected by: The Film Network

  • Steph Angel

    Music

    Steph Angel

  • Drew Hewson

    Sound Recordist

    Drew Hewson

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    Voice over

    Cerrie Burnell

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    Awarded:

    Nominated - Best Soundtrack, Underwire Film Festival, UK, 2011

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    Awarded:

    Nominated - Best UK Short, Glimmer Film Festival, UK, 2011

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    Festival:

    London Short Film Festival

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    Festival:

    Glimmer Film Festival, UK, 2011

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    Festival:

    Underwire Film Festival, UK, 2011

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    Festival:

    Short Short Story Film Festival, USA, 2011

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    Festival:

    Anifest Rozafa Animation Festival, Albania, 2011

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    Festival:

    Stuttgart Festival of Animated Film, Germany, 2011

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    Festival:

    Festival D'Elle Letter, Milan, 2010

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    Festival:

    Tricky Women Festival of Animated Film, Austria, 2012

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