FEELS LIKE WE ONLY GO BACKWARD
Co-centric heads and other colorfully exploding phenomena swirl and reform rhythmically in time.
SCREENING: Crowley Theater – Saturday Oct 17 12:30PM
Category: Music Video
Country: United Kingdom
Director: Becky & Joe
Music: Tame Impala
Becky & Joe dubbed animation ‘super-duo’ by It’s Nice That, are Becky Sloan and Joseph Pelling. They are directors on a mission to make the world more fun, armed with an adventurous hand-made approach to animation and an absurdist sense of dark humour.
Their six part short film series ‘Don’t Hug Me I’m Scared’ produced by Blink Industries offers Becky & Joe’s darkly humorous and frankly disturbing view on the world. The first four episodes are complete, collectively racking up over 55 million views on YouTube and have been screened countless times at festivals worldwide including Annecy, SXSW and Sundance. With a dedicated community of fans worldwide, ‘Don’t Hug Me I’m Scared’ has gone from viral hit to cult phenomenon.