2003 Official Selection, film index

Sony Joy

Sony Joy “Ananda”

  1. Overview
  2. Fact Sheet

Dali meets Bollywood in a surreal fantasy of a man wandering his own bleak industrial mind. He searches for a colourful lotus flower, the last remaining bastion of a magical childhood moment. It ignites the memory of first love…

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: Sony Joy “Ananda”

    Directed by: Mike A. SMITH, Mark GUSTAFSON

    Country: USA

    Year of production: 2003

    Running time: 04 min 46 s

  • Technique


    Techniques used: drawing on cels, puppets, 3D computer, live action

    Process: Colour

  • Credits

    Directed by: Mike A. SMITH, Mark GUSTAFSON

    Production: VINTON STUDIOS, Lourri HAMMACK

    Script: Mike Smith

    Storyboard: Mike Smith

    Sets: Jenny Kincade, Nelson Lowry

    Animation: Mike Smith, Eric Wiese

    Camera: John Ashlee