A Giant Teddy Appears in the Valletta Harbour. Media goes into a frenzy. Soon havoc follows.
The short animation is being produced by Filfla Studio and has received a ‘New Talent’ grant by Screen Malta.
Public release date: 2022
Set in 1813 Malta during an outbreak of the Bubonic plague – which left a death toll of around 4,500 people – Sarangu is a project which takes inspiration from Maltese folk, landscape and historical environment.
Sarangu – A Maltese Folktale is a graphic novel by Fabrizio Ellul and published by Filfla Studio.
Supported by Arts Council Malta and the National Book Council
Release date: 2022
A story about ‘memory’, ‘remembering’ and ‘loss’.
Directed by Fabrizio Ellul
Produced by Filfla Studio
Supported by Screen Malta
Public release date: 2023
ON THE ROCKS
Filfla is an award winning short animation by Fabrizio Ellul released in 2019. Done in an illustration/comic style inspired from the cell animation tradition, Filfla is a self-funded project. It is not funded by government funds, grants or private sponsorship.
The animation is inspired by the Maltese legends of il Maqluba and Filfla.
Mr Teddy is Angry was screened at the Malta Indie Shorts Monthly meeting in January at the Spazju Kreattiv in Valletta. The screening was followed by an interview with Andrew Bonello, founder and director of the Malta Indie Shorts Limited Edition Prints Filfla Studio is an independent creative studio. To support its work we are… Read More Screening and Q&A at the Malta Indie Shorts
Mr Teddy is Angry is to be screened as part of the Malta Indie Shorts January edition at the Cinema, Spazju Kreattiv, Valletta on the 13th January at 7.30. 19:00hrs. Mr Teddy is Angry is a short animation by Fabrizio and supported by Screen Malta New Talent Fund. Short film programme: Mr Teddy Is Angry… Read More Mr Teddy is Angry to be screened at the Malta Indie Shorts – January 13
Mr Teddy is Angry ends 2021 with yet another Official Selection. The short animation by Fabrizio Ellul was selected to be part of the 21 Islands International Short Film Festival taking place in New York City in April 2022. 21 Islands features short films from ISLAND nations, ISLANDS states, ISLAND cities and ISLAND territories around… Read More Official Selection – 21 Islands International Short Film Festival