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10 October 2007, 08:07 PM
Hi Everyone,

This is the student film which I finished last year. It's been a long time after I gradulated, but just want to share this work with everybody! Any c & c most welcome. Hope you enjoy it!!

Here is the link: [45MB] (


* [Edit]

due to the small bandwidth of my website, here are some mirrors to download the movie too:

- stage6 [divx] (http://
- Mirror01 (
- Mirror02 (
- The direct link of the movie on my site (

Thanks for the help from Leefmc, Marc and Vader Lin!!
Really appreciate!:)

- Jackie

10 October 2007, 04:19 AM
this is great animation.... Loved the story... very touching


10 October 2007, 08:31 AM
I really like the intro. Great concept.

10 October 2007, 02:07 PM
Thanks for the commends!! I'm glad you guys like it!! :)

10 October 2007, 01:34 AM

I love this animation, great stuff. Hope to see more cool stuff in the future.

10 October 2007, 01:56 AM
The lighting in the opening shot is AWESOME!!
And the story is very touching, too.
Great job, bro!!

10 October 2007, 04:18 AM
very nicely done man. Love the feel and voices of both chracter.
well done

10 October 2007, 06:03 AM
I just loved the story! and great animation! Awsome job!
If it isn't much trouble, could you link the downloadable version please?

10 October 2007, 04:40 PM
This is a great animation.

I have some Minor issues, with the skin shading, and a bit about the girl animation,
BUT overall is it a fine piece of animation.


10 October 2007, 07:11 PM
I want to see this animation, but it needs a mirror, badly.

10 October 2007, 07:57 PM
Really love the story...and the movement of the dandelion is really great!

10 October 2007, 09:09 PM
some mirrors please, the movie in the site takes too long to load.

10 October 2007, 09:36 PM
Hey guys,

Thanks for the appreciation! I'm sorry for the small bandwidth of my site cuz I didn't expect this. I'm looking for a mirror site right now. I'll post it as soon as possible. Sorry for the inconvenience! :sad:

- Jackie

10 October 2007, 11:11 PM
Hey guys,

Thanks for the appreciation! I'm sorry for the small bandwidth of my site cuz I didn't expect this. I'm looking for a mirror site right now. I'll post it as soon as possible. Sorry for the inconvenience! :sad:

- Jackie

If i can get my hands on it, i can host the MOV for as long as my bandwidth holds out :)

(Not to mention i'd like to use the bandwidth, i'd spent many a months barely using any and my host is getting my money! lol)

PM Me if you are interested

10 October 2007, 07:40 AM
hi.. can u please address an another url for ur demo reel......

10 October 2007, 12:15 PM
Hey guys,

sorry for the late reply. I finally found some mirror sites to put my film. Hope these sites can save your time of waiting download.

- Stage6 [divx] (

- Mirror01 [mov] ( (please right click and save as)

- Direct link of the movie on my site ( (please right click and save as)

Any problems please let me know!!
I'll try my best to make the download process easier!!:)


- jackie

10 October 2007, 01:23 PM
Any chance of a youtube or something similar? The mirrors are crawling atm, stage6 insists on installing software I dont want and I'm itching to take a look at this ;)

I've managed to see it via a mirror now. It's a sweet simple little piece. The only crit from me is to agree that the facial animation on the girl could be better.
I like its style; the lighting, texturing and designs are all great!

10 October 2007, 04:36 PM
Beautifull realisation. simple and poetic.
you have talent to tell a story with style.


10 October 2007, 05:54 PM
I got another mirror up, waiting for Jackie to 'officially' post the link :)

Posted :)

10 October 2007, 08:54 PM

u copied the http twice.. u can replace this url with the old one..

10 October 2007, 08:59 PM
Thanks! I've fixed it.:) now is working!

10 October 2007, 09:04 PM
Excellent screen play and concept dude.... I really loved it.. And the music dragged us somewhere... its really nice. I wish I could see some more of ur works later...

Gud luck...

10 October 2007, 09:16 PM
Well.... lets just say I was'nt a happy camper before I sat down and watched this now I can't remember why I was so crankey for....... Great animation, concept, and story line.... excellent work and a very touching animation indeed. Bravo. 5*

10 October 2007, 10:26 PM
Entertaining piece, I can see why it won an award. Good Job.

10 October 2007, 06:15 AM
good job! good story also! :thumbsup:

10 October 2007, 10:58 AM
Very sweet and endearing. It got me all teary-eyed towards the end. The animation wasn't overly ambitious but on the other hand it wasn't boring to watch; you exectued everything within your set limitations (see 'style') and all in all it's a great piece of work!


10 October 2007, 07:32 PM
cool story :thumbsup: good job!

10 October 2007, 09:55 AM
Wow! I like your concept. Story is simple but so power. Good Job.

10 October 2007, 08:23 PM
Beautiful story, but...Are these eyebrows?!?!? In my humble opinion they are way too distractive, I was thinking "god, are these eyebrows?" each time the grandpa was on screen. Maybe they are common thing in asia,LOL!! don't know...anyway, just a minor, minor thing, overall great story and animation.:thumbsup:

10 October 2007, 08:29 PM

The greatest thing about your shortfilm is that when you have a great story you almost forget the 3D. It is a fine and touching story.

Great work.

10 October 2007, 03:33 AM
Thanks for all commends and crits!! I really appreciate it!

My original idea of sharing this film here was just hoping there will be more people watching this piece. But now, I feel I am full of energy and ready for my next film! I'll keep learning, making and sharing my film here with everyone in the future! Thanks guys! Really appreciate!:)

- Jackie

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