Making of an Oscar winner: The Lost Thing

Oscar winner: The Lost ThingAt ANIFEST INDIA 2011, The Animation Society of India (TASI) had held a special screening of the 2011 Academy Award winning “The Lost Thing”, a 15 minute animated short film based on the highly acclaimed picture book by the same name by multi award winning author and illustrator, Shaun Tan.

Now, TASI takes you behind the scenes with the co-director of the film – Andrew Ruhemann.

Date: 12th November 2011
Time: 10 am to 1 pm
Venue: Kuvempu Kalakshetra, V V Puram, Next to Kempe Gowda Hospital, Bengaluru

The Lost Thing

2011 Academy Award winning short animated film: The Lost Thing - click to view larger poster

Andrew Ruhemann is the owner and executive producer of Passion Pictures, which he established in 1987 as a production company supplying animation and special effects. Previously he worked as a producer at the Richard Williams Studio, makers of the award winning animation for the feature film “Who Framed Roger Rabbit?” (dir. Robert Zemeckis) Andrew travels all over the world for the company searching for new talent and developing new markets for Passion Pictures’ work.

In 2011 Andrew made his directorial debut with an animated film entitled The Lost Thing which he co-directed with Shaun Tan, the Australian author of the book from which the film was adapted. Produced by Sophie Byrne at Passion Australia in Melbourne, The Lost Thing was produced in association with Screen Australia and was released in 2010. The film won an Oscar for Best Short Animation in 2011, in addition to countless other awards at film festivals worldwide.

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