Narrated by Steve Coogan with music composed by Jeff Mercel of Mercury Rev, ‘Marvin’ is a short, slightly twisted, animated film based on Frank Pudney’s original idea.
It tells the story of a young boy born with an unusual extra orifice in the middle of his forehead and the adventure he embarks upon when one day something important falls out.
Audience award runner up in the 2011 worldwide short film festival in Toronto.
Recipient of an Honorable Mention at the 2011 Ottawa International Animation Festival.
Included in competition at the exclusive invitation only Traverse City Film Festival Curated by Michael Moore. Finalist (decision pending) in the September Shooting People Film of the Month competition judged by Simpsons creator Matt Groening.
Screened at over 20 international festivals.
Marvin was produced by Tim Searle at Baby Cow Animation and funded by the UK Film Council and Screen South.