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Trailer: Laika/house Studio short "The Alchemist's Letter"

"Although this was the last film created at Laika/house’s Pettygrove animation facility, we can say that these artists certainly saved the best for last." 

By Cydney Fisher

The Awesomer

The Alchemist's Letter (trailer)

Carlos Andre Stevens' animated short film about a young man who inherits his father's mysterious invention looks incredible, with stunning visuals and brilliant voice work. We can't wait to see it when it hits the festival circuit this May.

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Pixel Veil debuts trailer for Alchemist's Letter short film

As awards season is coming down to the wire for this year's competing short films, we now learn of a new, upcoming short that may well be a 2015 standout.

By Brandon Smith

Animation Magazine

John Hurt Stars in ‘Alchemist’s Letter’ Short

The short features the voices of two-time Academy Award® nominee John Hurt and up-and-comer Eloise Webb, who plays Lily James' counterpart in Disney's live-action Cinderella this year.

By Mercedes Milligan