Competition Animated Shorts
DIRECTED BY BILL PLYMPTON
USA, 2011, 2 MIN
A man with a case of shark paranoia hesitates before diving into a pool. Classic Bill!
Bill Plympton (“The Flying House” and “Summer Bummer”) is considered the king of indie animation and is the only person to hand-draw an entire animated feature film. In 1987 he was nominated for an Oscar® for his animated short “Your Face.” In 2005, Bill received another Oscar® nomination, this time for his short film “Guard Dog.”