“The Silence Beneath the Bark” (Joanna Lurie, 2010)

A friend sent me an email stating that if I had the option to do one more thing in my life, it would be to watch this short. I do not regret it. I’m ready now.

The Silence Beneath the Bark screencap

Screenshot from the short film. Doesn’t the colour contrast just catch you? I love how the trees are expressed in such a simple, visually delightful way which shows the environment, yet doesn’t steal the focus off the action or characters.


 


 

Hey, remember this?

The Silence Beneath the Bark screencap 3

And this!

The Silence Beneath the Bark screencap 2

I mean, come on, it’s like a frosted window, just magic.


 

And because I’m an art and story nerd I wanted to know about more about the development:

You can check out Joanna Lurie’s website (incl. more short films) >>here<<.