The Clockwork Elves

Nick Cross (2020)

CONTENT WARNING: Contains flashing imagery, cartoon violence, and sexuality.

The Clockwork Elves could be a pyschotropic exploration of spirituality and death, or it could be a tale of a little goofball hopped up on goofballs. Either way, it’s a cartoon.

Directed and animated by Nick Cross

Music composed by Mike Fraumeni [ASCAP] and Sarah Whittaker-Gilbert [ASCAP]

Published by NSLE Music [ASCAP]

Music courtesy of Elias Music

This film was made single-handedly by Nick Cross over the span of about 7 years. Animated in Toon Boom Animate Pro with post work done in Adobe After Effects. Backgrounds painted in Adobe Photoshop.