A pilgrim carrying a heavy burden travels through a dark forest to a radiant valley. Along the way, he encounters four mysterious characters on his search for spiritual freedom. Join little Hoblio in his quest for peace and enlightenment.
A film written, directed and animated by Piero Tonin.
Produced by Musil - Museum of Industry and Labour of Brescia.
Music: "Yangtze" by Jiang Li (courtesy of Audio Network Ltd. - Order Reference: 235129).
Best Animated Short at AnifestRozafa, International Film Festival for Children and Youth Audience 2014, Shkodra, Albania.
Honorable Mention at Anim!Arte - Curitiba Grand Prix 2014, Curitiba, Brazil.
Best Animation Shortfilm for Kids at The Kids Festival 2015, Madrid, Spain.
Best Animated Film of the Year at Hollywood Festival 2015,, Madrid, Spain.
Best Animated Short at Aahān International Short Film Festival 2016, Mumbai, India.
Best Animated Short at Cortocircuito Savigliano Film Festival 2016, Savigliano, Italy.
Best Animated Short at Los Angeles Cinefest 2016, USA.
Honorable Mention at New Vision International Short Film Festival 2016, Kiev Ukraine.
Libreria Esoterica, Milan, Italy - March 15, 2014.
Cube Cinema, Bristol, UK - April 30, 2014.
Câmara Municipal da Madalena, Pico, Portuguese Azores - June 3, 2014.
Delete TV Show on www.okto.tv - June 27, 2014.
Italian Consulate in Shkodra, Albania - September, 24, 2014.
MON - Oscar Niemeyer Museum . 6th and 7th December 2014.
Norwich Fringe Festival, Norwich, UK, October 10 to 18, 2015.
Brend - Palazzo Martinengo Colleoni, Brescia, Italy – November 13, 2015.
Centro Cultural La Vaguada, Madrid, Spain - February, 2, 2016.
Spirit Enlightened Online Film Festival 2013, India.
VAFI 2014, 5th International Children and Youth Animation Film Festival of Varazdin, Croatia.
Golden Kuker 2014 International Animation Film Festival of Sofia, Bulgaria.
OFAFA 2014 - XIX National Festival of Auteurs of Animation Films, Krakow, Poland.
Bonsai Film Festival 2014, Acqualagna, Italy.
FILE – Electronic Language International Festival 2014, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Petaluma Virtual Film Festival 2014, California, USA.
Kinofest International Digital Film Festival 2014, Bucharest, Romania.
IRFF - The International Random Film Festival 2014, Gdynia, Poland.
Anim!Arte 2014 - International Student Animation Festival of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Filmfest Granada 2014, Granada, Spain.
Athens Video Art Festival 2014, Athens, Greece.
The Muskoka Independent Film Festival 2014, Russeau, Ontario, Canada.
Aakruti - My Creation International Film Festival 2014, Mumbai, India.
Anim!Arte - Sao Luis - Grand Prix 2015, Sao Luis, Brazil.
DAMN Film Series 2015, Theaterlab, New York, USA.
ClujShorts 2015, International Short Film Festival, Cluj Napoca, Romania.
Three Cities Festival and Conference 2015, Online Film Festival.
Interantional Eurofilm Festival Online 2015, Marbella, Spain.
IndiEarth Animation Film Festival 2015, Chennai, India.
Pervolia International Film Festival 2015, Pervolia, Cyprus.
International Peace & Film Festival 2015, Orlando, Florida, USA.
Visionaria International Film Festival 2015, Siena. Italy.
International Animation Festival (FIA) 2015, Uruguay.
Barcelona Planet Film Festival 2015, Barcelona, Spain.
Lilliputian Film Festival 2015, St.Louis, Missouri, USA.
Mice Film Festival 2016, Valencia, Spain.
Goldensun Short Film Festival 2016, Malta.
Independent Days International Filmfest 2016, Karlsruhe, Germany.
New Vision International Short Film Festival 2016 in Kiev, Ukraine
VI New Vision International Short Film Festival 2016, Kiev, Ukraine.
La Boite Carrée Travelling Short Film Festival 2016, Nantes, France
Belgrade Film Festival 2016, Belgrade, Serbia.