Seen Gnua (Beef)

Pitch Packet for a Developmental Animated Film


A child goes to a farm and witnesses their family butcher cows. What should be a horrific event is actually beautiful and profound, making the child feel closer to her heritage and cosmically connected.

A developmental animated film to found audio, biographing a childhood memory. A mix of loose, gestural ink drawings on paper and traditional 2D animation, the goal of the film is to share a unique experience in the form of a love letter to Lao culture and rural farm life.

Character sheet for the Sister.

Character Sheet for Sao and Pah.

Character sheet for protagonist, The Child.

Character sheet for Mom.

Second style frame.