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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.  The animation is supported by Screen Malta.


UPCOMING

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


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To support the work of Filfla Studio we are making available the art work of ‘Filfla‘, Mr Teddy is Angry , the ‘1814‘ series and ‘Exiles‘ as limited edition prints from:

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 is Quarter Finalist at the Animate – Australia Film Festivals

Mr Teddy is Angry – a short animation by Fabrizio Ellul and supported by Screen Malta – obtained quarter finalist status at the Animate – Australian Film Festival. Mr Teddy is Angry was selected in various film festivals and was released online in 2022. LIMITED EDITION PRINTS A number of limited edition prints are available… Read More Mr Teddy is Angry is Quarter Finalist at the Animate – Australia Film Festivals

Vote for Mr. Teddy is angry in the 21 Islands Short Film Fest

You can now vote for Mr. Teddy is Angry in the 21 Islands short film Fest Official Selection competition. The festival is being presented as a FREE ONLINE event, February 9-23, 2022. Selected from thousands of multilingual submissions originating in hundreds of qualifying locations worldwide, 21 Islands ISFF finalists compete for both Festival Jury Prizes and Audience Choice… Read More Vote for Mr. Teddy is angry in the 21 Islands Short Film Fest