The Tide Keeper

  1. Overview
  2. Fact Sheet

One night, an old seaman dreams the ocean into his bed. His sheets become the polluted waters of his worst nightmare. His own mortality is at risk as his household objects begin to suffocate him.

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: The Tide Keeper

    Directed by: Alyx DUNCAN

    Country: New Zealand

    Year of production: 2014

    Running time: 09 min 12 s

  • Technique

    Category: Short film

    Techniques used: Animated objects, 2D Computer

    Process: Colour

    Target public: Adults

  • Credits

    Directed by: Alyx DUNCAN

    Production: KUAKA FILMS, Alyx DUNCAN

    Artistic direction: Alyx Duncan

    Script: Alyx Duncan, Jason Bock, John Downie

    Storyboard: Alyx Duncan

    Sets: Lee Stuart, Leda Farrow

    Animation: Rosie Remmerswaal, Ken Rhodes, Jae McDonald, Alys Longley, Jeffrey Holdaway, Paul Wedel, Leda Farrow, Katherine Jarvis, Jason Bock, Anita Alexander, Tallulah Holly-Massey

    Camera: Ben Montgomery, Chris Pryor

    Compositing: Miquel Ubeda, Jeff A. Johnston, William Gammon, Sam Scott, Anita Ward, Jason Bock

    Music: Francesca Mountfort

    Sound: Vedat Kiyici

    Editing: Daniel Strang