But Milk Is Important

But Milk Is Important is an animated short about a man with social phobia gets followed by a naive and clumsy creature. It was produced by Swedish directors Anna Mantzaris and Eirik Grønmo Bjørnsen while at the Volda University College in 2012.

It was selected in over one hundred festivals and screenings including Annecy International Animation Festival, Hiroshima International Animation Festival, Zagreb international animation festival.

It has won 21 international awards, including Audience Award For Best Short Film and Walt Disney Award For Best Graduation Film at Ottawa International Animation Festival 2013, Audience Award at London International Animation Festival 2014 and Best Short Film at Cardiff Independent Film Festival 2014.

To find out more about the short, check out the But Milk Is Important blog.


Directors: Anna Mantzaris and Eirik Grønmo Bjørnsen
Music: Phil Brookes
Sound: André Parklind

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