An adorable young "cave" boy named Gus and his powerful hunter father Don live a cold and isolated life high in the Swiss Alps, banished by their disgruntled tribe because of Gus' chronic explosive flatulence. His flatus is so insidious it repels entire herds and spoils food from afar. Despite all this, his father stands by him until one day, to protect their food, he sends Gus out into the cold and unforgiving mountainside, a decision that would change life forever...

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August 1, 2014

We are very excited to finally release "Gus" on YouTube!

 

 

After a long and successful journey around the world at film festivals, the time has finally come for "Gus" to be released for everyone to enjoy!

 

 

Until next time... keep creating!

 

Andrew

June 12, 2014

"Gus" has been invited back to the Lucerne International Film Festival for a special screening at their new IMAX venue, Lucerne, Switzerland, October 21 – 24!

 

It seems not only can’t the Swiss get enough of their flatulent ancestor, they also want to...

April 25, 2014

“Gus” has been invited to screen at the American Australian Association’s showcase “Short Film Today: Award-Winning Short Films from Australia”, New York, Boston, Houston and Washington DC, from May 15!

 

Featuring the latest and most exciting short fi...

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Credits

Written, Directed and Animated by

Andrew Martin

 

Music Composed by

Liam Flenady

Lisa Cheney

 

Sound Design by

John Willsteed

 

Creative Consultant

Mike Chavez

 

Story Consultants

Ed Hooks

Sascha Fournel

 

Vocal Talent

Ray Sinclair

Jacob Worth

 

Produced by

Andrew Martin

 

Executive Producers

Michael Martin

Shirley Martin

 

Music Recorded and Mixed by

Reilly Smethurst

 

Hair Simulation

Sascha Fournel

 

Matte Painting

Joyce Ho

 

Musicians

Maxine Byrne

Glenn Christensen

Nick Evans

Dominic Fitzgerald

Francesca Hiew

Sarah Hill

Hana Hobiger

Nils Hobiger

Sharn McIver

Shane McPherson

Hannah Reardon-Smith

Georgina Roberts

 

Sound Engineers

Michael Mader

Tfer Newsome

 

Sound Mixed at

LCR Film Sound

 

Music Performed and Recorded at

The Queensland Conservatorium

 

Additional Recording by

Jordan Turner at Sound Australia

 

Special Thanks

Maxwell Bannah

Christopher Barker

Martin Challis

Peter Davies

Matt Dye

Sascha Fournel

Andrew Goode

Melissa Howard

Brad Jennings

Priya Katherison

Rodin Martin

Shannon Martin

Steven Maxwell

Denise Meier

Joe Millward

Niall Powell

Natasha Prendergast

Andrew Robertson

Tane Robson-Webb

Tiffany Wang

Marcus Wells

Janene Worth

Peter Worth

Tiffany Yuen

 

Mum & Dad

 

and to my family, friends and all who supported this production

 

Supported by

Autodesk Australia

Storm FX Distributions

Worldwide Online Printing Spring Hill

Nudie Foods Australia

Crumpler

Markwell Presents

 

www.gusthefilm.com

 

Produced at Honeydew Studios

Brisbane, Australia

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