“George and Oliver ” (2021)
My piece is an animated short film which explore the effect of alcoholism on family relationship. The story approaches the topic of alcohol addiction from children’s point of view. It follows George and Oliver, two brothers, who will realize how fragile family bonds are, they will have to observe and investigate what is trying to destroy their bonds.
Jonas Neves is a filmmaker and animator currently based in Switzerland. He based lots of his works on animation, this digital medium allows him to develop his practice on a small budget and more importantly to be only limited by his own creativity and imagination. Naturally observant, Jonas includes video-essay and documentary in his current practice, these mediums allow him to inform, and question his audience by capturing and exhibiting the world surrounding him from his own perspective. Jonas enjoys exploring various topic such as social relationships, nature, environment, beauty.