Deep Blue

Runtime: 2 mins 30 sec
Director:  Sarah Gignac

The music playing on a staticy radio inspires a woman in the midst of domestic duties to day dream.

Deep Blue was hand drawn, painted, and animated.

DIRECTOR – Sarah Gignac

Sarah Gignac is a writer, filmmaker and artist. She wrote and directed two short films (Curtains and Sleeping Beauty) that played in festivals across North America and internationally. 

Sarah began experimenting with animation during her filmmaker residency in Dawson City. Her first animation, Borscht & Fresh Bread, was inspired by this residency, and has screened in festivals in Canada, Turkey and Ireland. 

In 2018 she received a Canada Council research and exploration grant to further develop her animation techniques. She was also selected for the Helen Hill Animation Award to develop a short animation, Rage Monster (in development). 

Deep Blue is her second animation, developed in part with the Do Good Residency in Charlottetown, PE.