An Empowering Animation On Inner Beauty Is Viddsee Shortee Jan 2018

 

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Della’s armour was perfectly blended, with a tint of blush on the apple of her cheeks.

Growing up, she had learned how ruthless society’s judgement could be.

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It was a lesson learnt when giving her heart away the first time as a fresh-faced sophomore in school.

And it’s not a mistake she’ll repeat with the love of her life.

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However, this was no typical date.

The weather at the theme park was scorching and Della’s confidence, together with her make-up, was melting.

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But her fears were pushed aside when she realised he had fallen on a dangerous ride.

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She loved him too much to risk his life, so she instead, risked her face.

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It turns out all she needed was a little faith.

Watch ‘I Am Not Pretty’ (其實,我不美) by Nell Keung & Ivy Sin (Hong Kong) on Viddsee:

Director: Nell Keung, Ivy Sin
Production Comapny: 點點 Dim Dim
Sound: Little Robot Sound Factory
Special Thanks: Hong Kong Arts Centre 4th Animation Support Program, Hong Kong Digital Entertainment Association, Create Hong Kong, Hong Kong Productivity Council.

‘I Am Not Pretty’ was the most-watched, most-loved short film last month, and it’s our January Viddsee Shortee!

For filmmakers: Submit your film here to stand a chance at being the next Viddsee Shortee!

Watch last month’s Viddsee Shortee winner ‘She’, a thriller drama about an obsessed maid caught in her lie.

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