Welcome State

'Welcome state', a hand drawn stop frame animation music video for Elder Island. Focusing on Katy Sargent's lyrical influences drawn from memories of childhood summers spent with family, time ideally where you have the freedom from responsibilities and can exist in the care of the world around you.

Through the ambiguity and fluidity of the line work you are taken through different perceptions of landscapes and figures - sometimes becoming the landscape or interacting with it ; Exploring the feeling of being held and immersed in the care your immediate environments alongside the people in your life that create these surroundings that enable you to be in a present state.

  • Aurelia Lange
  • Project Type:
    Animation, Experimental, Music Video, Short
  • Runtime:
    4 minutes 30 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    July 16, 2017
  • Country of Origin:
    United Kingdom
  • Country of Filming:
    United Kingdom
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Director Biography - Aurelia Lange

Aurelia Lange is an illustrator and hand drawn animator based in London.

Working predominantly in pencil and ink, her personal practice is an exploratory in documenting human behaviour in immediate surroundings through observational line drawings. Often centred around representing time and movement through an exploration of line and shape in an abstract and figurative way.

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