Furu ike: Ancient Pond
A small girl ventures into a storm drain to retrieve her precious origami crane. Here she stumbles across a frightened water spirit, barely surviving in this last patch of nature in the midst of a growing city. With the girl’s help the ancient spirit is restored to its natural state.
Furu ike is Rob Corless's second student film. It was included in the Griffith Showcase at Cannes Film Festival 2017, Melbourne International Animation Festival 2017 and was a Runner Up in the Brisbane International Film Festival Centurion Short Film Awards 2017.
Written and Directed by Rob Corless
Isabelle Lai Murdoch
Sound Design & Music
Lola, Jasper, Miles & Eli