Animated Short/2014

A story of a timid boy and woodland girl who are both connected and separated by fear.
They develop a strong bond which becomes almighty in their fantasy world. But as friendship turns to love, fear arrives, and has an unexpected form. Overcoming fear and finding a common journey will not be easy. It will be difficult.


Genre: short drama
Animation technique: stop-motion animation Image
Format: full HD, 16:9
Sound format: 5+1
Language versions: Slovak, English subtitles
Target audience: youth and adult audience
Distribution media: DCP, digital formats
Footage: 17 minutes
Year of production: 2014
With the financial support of Slovak Audiovisual Fund.
© Ové Pictures s.r.o., Bfilm, s.r.o. 2014

Presskit SK
Presskit EN
Poster EN
Poster SK


2015: Audience Award at the CinEast Festival, Luxembourg
2015: Best animation at Milano Film Festival, Italy
Tricky Woman Animation Festival
2015: Anca Slovak Special Mention / FestAnca International Animation Festival
2015: IGRIC, Cena Jána Fajnora, Slovakia
2015: Special Mention, Noida International Film Festival


Directed by: Veronika Obertová & Michaela Copíková
(Ové Pictures)
Story & script: Peter Minár
Script Editor: Viera Čákanyová
Director of Photography: Juraj Chlpík
Music, folleys: Ink Midget × Pjoni
Cast: Adam Šicko, Alica Šicková, Adam Matej
Art design, animation and paper models:
Veronika Obertová & Michaela Čopíková (Ové Pictures)
Editor: Viera Cákanyová
Supervisor of Postproduction: Samuel Vičan
Sound design: Miloš Hanzély
Graphic Design: Pavlína Morháčová
Co-Producer: BFILM – Peter Badač
Producer: Ové Pictures