A MAIL FOR COL JOHN WEITS
Retired Col. John Weits, hopes for his parted son to return someday.
His only company being a tape recorder and a pet dog . Col. wishes at least
for a mail from his beloved son. But when his patience touches its limits,he takes a decision.
Its an emotional story of painful loneliness experienced through the life of Col.John.
Runtime:10 minutes 5 seconds
Completion Date:September 1, 2011
Country of Origin:India
Country of Filming:India
Dinjith Ayyathan, born in Kerala (south India). He did graduation for
bachelor of Fine arts in Visual communication. He has handful experience of
14+ years in Indian Animation Industry. He has worked with leading studios
in India as Supervising Animator, for major projects like *Little Krishna*,
which is the highest TRP rated animation television series till date, and
also worked for many international projects for Disney, Wild Brain Studios
After doing the Film course of moving images from IMI Pune, He directed
some animation short films, and his debut venture , "*A mail for Col. John
Weits*", which is a 3D animated short film, has won silver medal for the
second best animated short film at 13th TBS DIGICON Film Festival held in
Japan, also nominated and screened in several film festivals like,
International short film festival of Kerala, and Ladakh International film
"*A mail for Col. John Weits*" was the only entry from India, into the BANG
awards held in portugal, which is an international animation film festival
and selected from 100+ entries into the finals along with some other
He is with Keyframes Animation Studios,as the creative director, and has
directed the home DVD movie ‘*Torpedo, The Magic Goggle*’ which introduced
the first animated superhero in Malayalam and this film had a screening at
International Malayalam Film Awards (IMFA_2012), held in Dubai and
nominated for the best animated home DVD movie at FICCI BAF-2013, took
place in Mumbai.
His Short film, *To Be A Star* had bagged the best child actor award . He
also directed few ad films, He co-ordinated the VFX works for the movies
Philips and The Monkeypen, and 1983. Also co-ordianted in making the 2D
animation sequences in Zakhariyayude Garbhinikal, Monkeypen and Asha black.
Currently he is doing pre-production and script work for his debut
Malayalam movie staring actor Asif Alli.