Old Man - A Short Film

Short Film , Stop Motion , Animation , Original


Director Alicia Eisen teamed up with Boldly to facilitate the stop motion animation needed for this project. The result blew us all away.

Official Selection

2016 Vancouver International Film Festival

Official Selection

2016 Montreal Stop Motion Festival

Official Selection

2016 Animation Block Party

Official Selection

2017 Vancouver Short Film Festival

Official Selection

2017 Not Short on Talent European Film Market

Official Selection

2017 Reel2Reel Youth Film Festival

Official Selection

2017 International Brazil Stop Motion Film Festival

Official Selection

2017 Bristol Festival of Puppetry

Director/Animator Alicia Eisen puts the finishing touches on a scene under water.
Old Man in the grasp of a great monster.
Closer shot of lead character model "Old Man"
Director Alicia Eisen with a scale model of Old Man.  Over two dozen different models were created to fit different frames and positions.
BTS view of the scale model chart used to design and animate the main character.  Each character has dozens of poses, each of which require specific wiring to bring their look to life.
BTS of lighting setup on Old Man.

Director, Animator

Alicia Eisen

Production Manager

Geoff Manton

Director of Photography

Jon Thomas


Jeremy Cox