Grandad was a Romantic

2020 Official Selection: Shorts

New York Premiere

SHORT | UK | 4 MINUTES | English |

GRANDAD WAS A ROMANTIC

Animation, Women, Comedy, Romance
Grandad first fell in love with granny seeing her picture. It sounds like a fairy tale. All it needs is a happy ending.

Playing in: Animated Shorts Curated By Whoopi G 2020

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Fri June 18 - 6:00 PM
Flushing Meadows Corona Park
DATE PASSED

Bring your own blankets or chairs to relax in our socially distanced pods!

Screenings will be held at the open field closest to Maloof Skate Park. Line will be formed along Avenue of Asia. Parking is available at the lot closest to site location. 

BOROUGH TO BOROUGH SCREENINGS
The following items and actions are prohibited from the park: alcohol, audio recording devices, bicycles or scooters, chains or chain wallets, cameras larger than point-and-shoot (if you can remove the lens, don’t bring it), drones, fireworks, flags, Frisbees, illegal drugs or paraphernalia, laser pens or similar focused light, lighters, matches, musical instruments, pets or animals, selfie sticks, skateboards, vapes, smoking devices, sports balls, tents, tripods, umbrellas, unlicensed vending of any kind, weapons, video recording equipment, water squirt guns.


CAST & CREDITS

Directed by Maryam Mohajer

Maryam Mohajer is a British-Iranian, BAFTA-winning animator and director who was born in Tehran, Iran. She lived through revolution, war, and immigration. Mohajer has a background in painting, and she discovered animation after moving to the United Kingdom in 2000. She got her Animation MA at Royal College of Art, and lives and works in London.

Director
Maryam Mohajer
Producer
Maryam Mohajer
Screenwriter
Maryam Mohajer
Editor
Maryam Mohajer
Composer
Tanera Dawkins
Sound Design
Barnaby Templer
Foley
Sue Harding