Arene
Short Film

A young frightened woman finds herself onboard a military aircraft. Her captors don’t think much of her, until their commander confirms her identity and all hell breaks loose.


Director/Writer: Henrik Bjerregaard Clausen
Producer: Stoyan Yankov
Production Designer: Lyuba Halacheva
Art Director: Kasper Appel

Client: 3D College Denmark
Year: 2016

Produced by 3dcollegedenmark.dk
Stunt supervision/services: Stunt360

Copyright © 2016 3D College Denmark/figment

Arene: Katarina Strahinic
Colonel James Gibson: David Masterson
Sgt. Eli Davidsson: David Cheung
Spc. Isaac Yoshida: Isky Fay
Arene Martial Arts Performer: Lauren Okadigbo

Production Designer: Lyuba Halacheva
Prod. Design Assistant: Aleksandra Lewon
Costume Designer: AnneSofie Bundell

Set builders: Tibi Boia, Iulian Costea, Larisa Larisa, Artur Avramenko, Nemo Chester, Søren Marsi, Mihaj Obreja, Sally Andersen Ward, Thore Sager, Dobrawa Radetzky, Tianyi Zhou, Rebekah Caputo, Laura Johanson, Andrew Singh

Casting & Accommodation: Julie Brøgger
Production Assistants: Nemo Chester, Tibi Boia, Kevin Gøhler, Kim Malgaard
Catering: Charlotte Kloster

Stunt coordinator: Jacob Sebastian Malm
Fight Choreography Pre-Visualization: Kris Madden, Andy Le, Du Au

Makeup & SFX: Dorte Pedersen
Sound Mixer: Tobias Skipper
Still Photographers: Simon Falkentorp, Mette Ramsing, Laura Johanson

Director of Photography: Kim Jean Karlson
Lighting Designer: Torsten Frøstrup
First AD: Stoyan Yankov
Assistant Cameraman: Carl Schwennesen

3D Modeling & Texturing: Michael Mortensen, Mads V. Larsen, Tobias Bakkestrøm, Kamelia Jacobsen, Lasse Therne Hansen, David Gruwier, Yago Buesa Larsen, Martin Buchwald, Lærke Øvlisen, Sofie Maria Larsen, Mark T. Knudsen, Nicolai Vielwerth, Sebastian Michelsen, Sofie Larsen, Denis Ryszard Owczynsky, René Elnegaard, Mikkel Sander, Simon L. Pedersen, Joachim Jensen, Simon Holm, Kasper Appel

Character Animation: Bjarke Frost
Rigging: Bjarke Rauff

3D Layout & Model Wrangler: Joachim Jensen
Cloth Simulation: Stefan Walsh

Roto Artists: Kim Platz, Tanya Philipsen Jørgensen, René Elnegaard

Concept Art & Art Direction: Kasper Appel
Visual Effects Supervisor: Henrik Bjerregaard Clausen
Matte Painters: Kasper Appel, Kim Platz
3D Lighting, Compositing, Editing & Color Grading: Henrik Bjerregaard Clausen

Original Music Composed by: Sean Beeson
Lead Sound Designer: Martin Ahm Nielsen
Sound Designer: Christian Tronhjem

Produced by: Stoyan Yankov
Executive Producers: Alex Townley Porsborg, Jacob Sebastian Malm
Written & Directed by: Henrik Bjerregaard Clausen

Copyright © 2016 3D College Denmark/figment

AWARDS

2017

Best Action/Adv, Asians on Film, USA

2016

Best Trailer, CIFF, Canada

OFFICIAL SELECTION

2016

Philip K Dick Eur. Film Festival, Germany
Nightpiece FF, UK
Trieste SF Festival, Italy
WENIFF, Norway
IndieWise Free Virtual Festival
Cape Cod Int. FF, USA