Stitch

Optimistic Harry attends an interview which will decide if he can carry on receiving benefits that enable to him to live a sustainable life. The tough, unforgiving interview forces him to retreat to his imagination, a softer world, full of wool and crochet.

Stitch is an animated short film which highlights the need for change in the way we treat the sick and disabled in the UK.

  • Siobhán Smith
    Director
  • Siobhán Smith
    Writer
  • James Smith
    Writer
  • Josh Richardson
    Key Cast
    “Harry”
  • Jacqui Lofthouse
    Key Cast
  • Film Type:
    Animation, Documentary, Short, Student
  • Genres:
    Documentary, Drama
  • Runtime:
    3 minutes 50 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    September 1, 2018
  • Country of Origin:
    United Kingdom
  • Country of Filming:
    United Kingdom
  • Film Language:
    English
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    Yes
  • London Design Festival
    London
    United Kingdom
    September 17, 2018
  • Monstra Animation Festival
    Lisbon
    Portugal
    March 22, 2019
    Official Selection
  • Carmarthen Bay Film Festival
    Carmarthen Bay
    United Kingdom
    May 28, 2019
    Official Selection
  • Edinburgh International Film Festival
    Edinburgh
    United Kingdom
    July 27, 2019
    Scottish
    Official Selection for the best new British Animation
Director Biography - Siobhán Smith

Trained in traditional fine art, Siobhán transitioned into animation because of her passion for storytelling. She created a short film for the Children's Society and produced the film 'Indian Opinion' for the English National Opera in 2017. She graduated in 2018 from Central Saint Martins with her film 'Stitch'.

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