Short Documentary Film

An animated documentary exploring neurodiversities such as dyslexia, following the journey of an ant as a metaphor for functioning outside of a system. The film is a self reflection on my own journey through life and of feeling out of place in the world.


Trailer for my graduation film, 'Diffrerent', from Kingston University 2017.



Honourable Mention Short Animation at Global Film Festival Awards 30th Nov 2018, United States.

Semi-Finalist at Adobe Design Achievement Awards May 2018.

Prize Winner at TimeLine Film Festival 8th-12th May 2018, Italy.

Nominated Best First-Time Film at Lift-Off Global Network Season Awards 12th Jan 2018, United Kingdom.

Winner Best Short Film at Lift-Off Global Network First-Time Filmmakers Showcase 25th Oct 2017, United Kingdom.

Winner Best Animation Super Short at AltFF 25th Sept 2017, Canada.

Semi-Finalist at Los Angeles CineFest 7th Sept 2017, United States.



Official Selection at SPLICE Film Fest 8th June 2018, United States.

Official Selection at Athens ANIMFEST 15th-18th Mar 2018, Greece.

Official Selection at London Lift-Off Global Network Film Festival 4th-9th Dec 2017, United Kingdom.

Official Selection at Cardiff International Film Festival 27th-29th Oct 2017, United Kingdom.

Official Selection at Warsaw Ave Film Festival 21st Oct 2017, United States.

Official Selection at Linoleum International Contemporary Animation and Media Art Festival 28th Sept-1st Oct 2017, Ukraine.

Official Selection at Sydney World Film Festival 22nd Sept 2017, Australia.

Screened and exhibited at the OXO Bargehouse with 'More Kingston' 22nd-25th June 2017, United Kingdom.

Tom Fisher

Director / Writer / Designer / Animator

Kalle Jurvanen

Composer / Sound Designer


Film Stills

Full Film

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