"Beyond Noh" Animated Short

"Beyond Noh"
Directed by Patrick Smith
Produced by Kaori Ishida

Running Time 4:00 

 "Beyond Noh" rhythmically animates 3,475 individual masks from all over the world, beginning with the distinctive masks of the Japanese Noh theater and continuing on a cultural journey through ritual, performance, utility, and politics.

Official Selection:
• 2020 Tribeca Film Festival (World Premiere), USA
• 2020 Annecy International Animation Festival, France
• 2020 Vienna International Shorts, Austria
• 2020 Krakow Film Festival, Poland
• 2020 Huesca International Film Festival, Spain
• 2020 Literally Short Film Festival, USA 
• 2020 Wiesbaden Animation Festival, Germany 
• 2020 Fest Anca International Animation Festival, Slovakia