The Phantom Of The Cinema is an animated short film in which we, the theater audience, get an indiscreet look behind the screen of the cinema. The film suddenly jams and breaks, allowing us to see what happens behind the projection screen when everything is going horribly wrong.

Winner of the Grand Prize and Trophy at Anim’est international film festival Romania (2009). Dutch entry for the Oscars of 2009.

technique: digital animation (2D / 3D)
duration: 11 minutes
avaliable on 35 mm film, BETA, DVD
direction, script, animation: Erik van Schaaik
production: il Luster Productions 
music: Martin Fondse
voice talent: Michiel Romeyn, Dominic Kelly