"Candy Shop" Animated Short


"Candy Shop"
Animated by Patrick Smith
Produced by Kaori Ishida
Percussion by Steve Rice

Synopsis:
Pills and capsules are choreographed into a cacophony of shape, color and size, resulting in a satirical commentary about our cultural, recreational, and economic infatuation with prescription drugs.

Awards:
• First Prize International Competition, Seoul Metro International Film Festival, Korea. 
• Jury Award for Global Issues, Palm Springs International Animation Festival

Official Selection: USA
• 2019 New York Short Film Festival
• 2019 St. Louis Film Festival
• 2019 Palm Springs International Animation Festival
• 2019 Woodstock Film Festival, USA
• 2019 Lake County Film Festival, USA
• 2019 Queen City Film Festival, USA 

Official Selection: International
• 2019 London International Animation Festival, UK  
• 2019 Kaboom Animation Festival, Netherlands 
• 2019 ReAnimania Animation Festival, Armenia
• 2019 Kuandu International Animation Festival, Taiwan
• 2019 Manchester Animation Festiva, UK
• 2019 Chaniatoon International Comic & Animation Festival, Greece 
• 2019 Taichung International Animation Festival, Taiwan
• 2019 Seoul Metro International Film Festival, Korea
• 2019 Badalona Film Festival, Spain
• 2019 International Short Film Festival Beveren, Belgium 
• 2019 Animation Marathon, Greece