Strings

When a young girl is crying alone about a falling out with her best friend, their broken bracelet charms come to life to help her realize the value of communication and trust in a friendship.

  • Julian Chong
    Director
  • Esther Jing Yan Ong
    Producer
  • Trisha Vaghasia
    Producer
  • Lyanne Ong
    Writer
  • Melisa Heng
    Art Directors
  • Vanessa Kimberly Jinu
    Art Directors
  • Lyanne Ong
    Storyboard Artists
  • Li Jing Ong
    Storyboard Artists
  • Siaw Qin Lee
    Storyboard Artists
  • Sara Amelie Li Yun Ng
    Storyboard Artists
  • Huan Yee Tai
    Character Artists
  • Trisha Vaghasia
    Character Artists
  • Vanessa Kimberly Jinu
    Character Artists
  • Bing Yan Chia
    Concept Artists
  • Khai Min Lim
    Concept Artists
  • Zhi Xuan Lim
    Concept Artists
  • Nik Nuh bin Nik Arris
    Concept Artists
  • Noelle Khe Ying Chen
    Concept Artists
  • Sunil Vaghasia
    Concept Artists
  • Huan Yee Tai
    Concept Artists
  • Trisha Vaghasia
    Concept Artists
  • Vanessa Kimberly Jinu
    Concept Artists
  • Yang Yi Lim
    Technical Director
  • Tiffanyh
    Modellers
  • Qing Li
    Modellers
  • Vincentius Klements
    Modellers
  • Sze Ming Au Yong
    Animators
  • Esther Jing Yan Ong
    Animators
  • Evelyn Elvira
    Animators
  • Gwyndalin Neerie Balnig Sivananthan
    Animators
  • Iffah Nafisah binti Shahridan
    Animators
  • Julian Chong
    Animators
  • Jia Yan Koon
    Animators
  • Yang Yi Lim
    Animators
  • Melisa Heng
    Animators
  • Nur Farwizah binti Musbah
    Animators
  • Shawna Li Yen Chin
    Animators
  • Evelyn Elvira
    Texture Artists
  • Qing Li
    Texture Artists
  • Tiffanyh
    Texture Artists
  • Vincentius Klements
    Texture Artists
  • Iffah Nafisah binti Shahridan
    Set Dressers
  • Esther Jing Yan Ong
    Set Dressers
  • Gwyndalin Neerie Balnig Sivananthan
    Set Dressers
  • Julian Chong
    Riggers
  • Yang Yi Lim
    Riggers
  • Gwyndalin Neerie Balnig Sivananthan
    Director of Photography
  • Sze Ming Au Yong
    Layout Artists
  • Iffah Nafisah binti Shahridan
    Layout Artists
  • Jia Yan Koon
    Layout Artists
  • Shawna Li Yen Chin
    Layout Artists
  • Vincentius Klements
    Lighting Artists
  • Evelyn Elvira
    Lighting Artists
  • Gwyndalin Neerie Balnig Sivananthan
    Lighting Artists
  • Julian Chong
    Lighting Artists
  • Qing Li
    Lighting Artists
  • Melisa Heng
    Lighting Artists
  • Shawna Li Yen Chin
    Lighting Artists
  • Tiffanyh
    Lighting Artists
  • Melisa Heng
    VFX Artists
  • Vincentius Klements
    VFX Artists
  • Esther Jing Yan Ong
    Compositors
  • Julian Chong
    Compositors
  • Jia Yan Koon
    Compositors
  • Melisa Heng
    Compositors
  • Shawna Li Yen Chin
    Compositors
  • Vincentius Klements
    Compositors
  • Shawna Li Yen Chin
    Renderers
  • Jia Yan Koon
    Renderers
  • Yang Yi Lim
    Renderers
  • Shawna Li Yen Chin
    Editors
  • Jia Yan Koon
    Editors
  • Yuan Kaye Chan
    Composer
  • OrangeHead
    End Credits Music
  • Yang Yi Lim
    Music and SFX Editors
  • Nur Farwizah binti Musbah
    Music and SFX Editors
  • Project Type:
    Animation
  • Genres:
    Slice of Life, Drama, Fantasy
  • Runtime:
    6 minutes 2 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    May 29, 2023
  • Production Budget:
    0 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    Malaysia
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    Yes
  • Student Project:
    Yes - The One Academy
Director Biography - Julian Chong

My name is Julian Chong. I graduated from the One Academy and am currently working at Lemonsky Studios as a full-time 3d animator. I love storytelling and filmmaking as a whole.

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Director Statement

This is my final year group project, Strings, a collaborated animated short film between our Digital Animation and Illustration students.