A Giant Teddy Appears in the Valletta Harbour. Media goes into a frenzy. Soon havoc follows.
Mr. Teddy is Angry is a short animation (4 mins) by Fabrizio Ellul done in a 2D frame-by-frame technique where every frame is digitally hand drawn.
It follows the story of a Giant Teddy that makes an appearance in the Valletta Grand Harbour and soon wreaks havoc. The short animation is being produced by Filfla Studio and has received a ‘New Talent’ grant by Screen Malta.
Mr. Teddy is Angry was finalized in March 2021 and is currently being submitted to Film Festivals before being made available publicly.
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.
The project is supported by Arts Council Malta through the Malta Arts Fund Project Support Fund.
Release date: 2022
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.
Filfla Studio has launched the original art work of Mr Teddy is Angry – a short animation by Fabrizio Ellul – as a limited edition print at The Little Concept Store in Sliema. Filfla Studio is making available 16 art works including 4 high resolution prints of the short animation. Mr. Teddy is Angry is… Read More Mr Teddy is Angry Limited Edition Prints launched at TLC Store
Mr Teddy is Angry – a short animation by Fabrizio Ellul – was officially selected for the Global Indie Film Fest in Glasgow Scotland. The short animation has been selected in five other Film Festivals and will make its public premiere in Lisbon at the Lisbon film Rendezvous in June 2021. Mr Teddy is Angry… Read More Mr Teddy is Angry is an Official Selection at GIFF
Filfla Studio has found a permanent home to exhibit its limited edition prints at ‘The Little Concept Store‘ in Sliema. Filfla Studio launched its first limited edition print edition for Filfla – a short animation which won the Kinemastik International Short Film Festival Audience Award – in 2019. A new set of limited edition prints… Read More Filfla Studio’s artwork finds a home at the TLC Store