“HOPE IS WHAT YOU DO WHEN WISHES DON’T WORk. HOPE IS WHAT YOU DO WHEN THEY tell YOU THERE IS NO HOPE. YOU TAKE A DEEP BREATH AND YOU DO IT ANYWAY.”

A PERSONAL and powerful STORY ABOUT BULLYING, TOLD BY Shane Koyczan, TRANSFORMED INTO AN OPERA BY THE VANCOUVER OPERA AND with 40 ILLUSTRATED background settings and EVEN A FULLy ANIMATED CHARACTER DEVELOPED AT GIANT ANT AND PROJECTED ON 3 massive screens over a 2-hour show.

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A collaboration with Shane Koyzcan and Vancouver Opera
Creative Direction: Leah Nelson, Jorge R. Canedo Estrada & Henrique Barone
Producer: Teresa Toews
Art Direction: Jorge R. Canedo Estrada
Concept and Storyboard: Jorge R. Canedo Estrada, Henrique Barone & Leah Nelson with help from Rachel Peake & Shane Koyzcan
Design: Henrique Barone, Lucas Brooking, Jorge R. Canedo Estrada, Gergely Wootsch & Shawn Hight
Animation: Jorge R. Canedo Estrada, Henrique Barone, Shawn Hight, Nicholas Ferreira, Marisabel Fernandez

Animation Montage:
Voiceover: Shane Koyczan
Music: Hand Covers Bruise, Reprise by Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross
Edit: Jorge R. Canedo Estrada