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HIGH PLACES is a collaborative animation between animator Brenda Roberts Costa and musicians Alex Klimovitsky and Sebastiano Ferranti featuring the artwork of Sofia Schizas. The initial idea for this collaboration originates from the latest single HIGH PLACES from the band’s LP “This Glorious No Age” – a song inspired by the silence invoked during a solo hiking trip that Youthless singer/ lyricist/ drummer Klimovitsky took through the mountains of Peneda-Gerês National Park (Portugal). HIGH PLACES is a call to and longing for humans to move towards higher ground to observe our place and function in the world from above.

Directed by Brenda Roberts Costa
Artwork by Sofia Schizas
Music Written and Produced by Alex Klimovitsky & Sebastiano Ferranti (Youthless)

Pre-order “This Glorious No Age”HighPlaces_Alone-HiRes

Downloads: Press Book , Storyboard , Poster , GIFs , Stills (01, 02, 03)

Other Sites: Bored Panda , Buzzfeed Community , Stream LP , Giphy

Online Screener: “High Places” Youthless | Music Video

Official Selection Film Festivals:

TMFF UK, February 2016

Los Angeles CineFest USA, March 2016

The MODCON London Film Festival UK, March 2016

ADAO Open Day Portugal, April 2016

18th Ismailia International Film Festival  Egypt, April 2016

Porto 7 International Film Festival,  Portugal, June 2016

Glastonbury Groovy Movie Film Festival, UK, June 2016

Maryland 60 Seconds Or Less Video Festival, USA, June 2016

Anibar International Animation Festival, Kosovo, August 2016

Short Of The Year Promofest, Spain, August 2016

Cut Out Fest, Querétaro, Mexico, November 2016

Blow-Up, Chicago International Arthouse Film Festival, USA, November 2016, FINALIST

GDANSK, Animation Film Festival, Poland, November 2016

Press: Neo2 

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