Sunup

In-Person Event Date

March 3, 2019 - 12:00pm
Q and A with Filmmaker following the film session:
No
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Film Length:
0:04:33
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Date Completed: 
May, 2018

Awards

Premiere Film Festival Chicago June 1, 2018 North America, Chicago Best Animation, Best Sound Mixing, Classic Cinema Award United States

In a lush tropical forest, a wacky firebird is pursued by a hermit with an intense hunting habit. Constantly thwarted by the bird’s uncanny connection to the cycles of the sun, the hermit comes to realize that his blissful adversary may be more powerful than it appears.

Director(s): 

Elizabeth (Lizzie) Hopwood

Lizzie recently graduated from DePaul University in Chicago and "Sunup" is her Senior Capstone Film. Originally from Chandler, Arizona, she loves telling animated stories with unconventional characters and an off-kilter sense of humor.