Homebird animation

Natalie Beran features in animation ‘Homebird’

Our talented client Natalie Beran who features in “Homebird” An artist struggling to make it in a big city, the young artist finds herself retreating into the rose-tinted memories of the village she left behind.

Homebird is an NFTS graduation short animation created entirely in paint on cel technique. Well done Natalie!


Directed and Animated by Ewa Smyk
Producer – @leahbethanyjones
Writers – @ralphspeltralph & Ewa Smyk
Cinematographer – @bushido.ronin
Editor – @amypettipher
Composer – @zupryknatalia
Sound Designer – @monalisa___overdrive
Production Designer – @iasonashousseindesign
CG Artist – @valnubian
Colourist & Online Editor – @koenigmark
Production Manager – @beatrizahonorio
Voice Actors – @actor_laura_greenwood, Brian Ward, @natalie.beran
Production Coordinator – @tianboyce
Production Assistant – @catherinelynn189
Re-recording Mixer – @harryparsons

Set Dressing – @je_plue@samwozere42
Additional 2D Animation – @helenabonastre@kathrynleviton_
Animation Assistants – @bug_draws@annie_gordon@nadyaiu@suzannematharan@reaperworks
Lead Cel Painters – @ollierg_animations@ciarakerranimation komation17 @jessmacadam@artfoil@thrish.s@flatworld_toons
Cel Painters – @carterstudio_art@alemsahfirat@annie_gordon@lucyhillustrations@mildakarg@drishtii_art@jinjer_motion@_robinillo@_living_lines@malaki.triff