The Film

‘From The Snow-Covered Hill’ is a dark and magical 2D animated short film which offers a tenseful and emotional exploration of bullying, depression and the power of a little friendship through the eyes of a child.


Left behind at an isolated boarding school, young Will quickly becomes a target for bullying. Only the friendship from a small bird brings him solace. But as the bullying worsens, Will’s means of escaping the world grow darker..

Technical Information
countries : Belgium/The Netherlands
language : no dialogue
duration : 14 minutes
aspect ratio : 16:9
frame rate : 24fps
audio : 5.1
color | black&white : color
animation techniques : 2D, hand-painted backgrounds
software : Toon Boom Harmony, Nuke
available on : DCP | Prores | H264
© february 2018