Robot Will Protect You
EE, 2019 - 11 mins
Based on characters created by:
Richard Epcar (voice)
Lizzie Freeman (voice)
Kayleigh McKee (voice)
One rainy night in futuristic Neo Berlin, nine year old Tina and her guardian robot, SAM-53, set off on a quest that asks: If cyberspace is so real, how do we know that our world is really real?
Robot Will Protect You was selected for 73 festivals worldwide - 3 of these Academy Award-qualifying festivals - and went on to win 18 Awards and Special Mentions.
Fabrique Du Cinéma Awards (2019)- Winner, Jury Prize
(Best International short film)
Fantaspoa International Fantastic Film Festival (2019)- Winner, Jury Special Mention.
Festival Corto Ciudad Real (2019)- Winner, Audience Award.
Golden Knight Film Festival(2019) - Winner, Jury Special Mention, and Nominee - Best Animation Short
In the Palace International Short Film Festival(2019) - Winner, Jury Special Mention.(Best Animation Film)
Kaniv International Film Festival(2019) - Winner, Best animation short
Lago Film Festival (2019)- Winner, Best Animation Award
Lanterna Magica(2019) - Winner, Youth Audience Award
Miami International Science Fiction Film Festival(2019) - Winner, Best Animation Short
Moscow Shorts(2019) - Winner, Monthly Award - December
Short of the Year(2019) - Winner, Special Jury Mention
Kaohsiung Film Festival(2019) - Nominee, Children's Jury Award
Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists(2019) - Nominee,
Silver Ribbon. Best Animated Short Film (Miglior Cortometraggio d'Animazione)
Arctic Film Festival (2018) - Nominee, Best Animated Short