This Is J03

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A live action/3D animation about J03, an 8-bit digital man stuck in our 21st century analogue world, searching for the way home.


This experimental short was a collaboration with Glasgow-based animation studio Once Were Farmers. The film screened at festivals internationally, winning a handful of awards and was screened on Channel4.


Directors - Tom Shrapnel & Rory Lowe

Animation - Once Were Farmers

DOP - Ross McLennan

Editor - Tom Shrapnel

Music - Barney Freeman

Format - HDV