Gergely Wootsch
Animation & Illustration

This is Not Real

My graduation film from the Royal College of Art, 2011.

This was my first feeble attempt at making a short film when graduating from the RCA. The log-line read: 'A young boy's chimerical journey from a small town to the Himalayas with an all-defining conclusion'.

Charley (voice):
Tonatiuh Pina McEwan
Music and Sound Design:
Julian Scherle -
Sound Mix:
Mike Wyeld
Additional modelling and animation:
Eamonn O'Neill -
Vincent Husset
Ben Klimmek
Royal College of Art


Royal College of Art Graduation Show: SHOW RCA 2011
4th La Noche de los Cortos
5th Animanima: Međunarodni Festival Animacije
Anim'est Festival International de Animatie
Raindance Film Festival
6th Vilnius Film Shorts: Int'l Young Filmmakers Fest.
7th Istanbul Animation Festival
Anchorage Film Festival - Runner-up in Animation
Washington DC Independent Film Festival
Exposures: New Talent in Moving Image
Norwich Film Festival
SFF-rated Athens
Pictoplasma - Berlin
Fête de l'Anim - Lille
Sci-Fi-London 11
Capital City Film Festival - Laising, Michigan
West Chester Film Festival - Nominated for Best Animation
ECOZINE, Zaragoza
Cartoons on the Bay - Int'l Television and Cross-media Animation Fest'
British Student Film Festival - Nominated for Best Film and Best Animation
Bootleg Film Festival
Dada Saheb Phalke Film Fest
14th backup_festival - Weimar, Germany
Northwest Animation Festival 2012, Portland, USA
Cabriolet Film Festival 2012
IN THE PLACE Short FIlm Festival, 2012
Rushes Soho Shorts Film Festival, 2012
65th Edinburgh Film Festival, 2012
Maremetraggio, 2012
Anima Mundi, 2012
London International Animation Festival, 2012
SAPPORO Short Fest, 2012
Surrey International Film Festival, 2012


Best Sound Design - British Student Film Festival, 2012
Paul Berry Animation Award - Exposures, 2012
Best Animated Film - Norwich Film Festival, 2012
Animation Runner-Up - Anchorage Film Festival, 2011