New Jersey International Film Festival

First Light & Bone Cage

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First Light - Amy Lee Ketchum (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)

Rising from the sea monster of death, a young woman’s ghost leads her grieving sister through the heart of darkness in search of light. The story of First Light is revealed through a synthesis of music and art; a hybrid of traditional hand-cut puppet and hand-drawn 2d character animation with digital effects, and an original classical score. Its poetry is sung by Maren Montalbano and Jessica Beebe, vocalists in Grammy® Award-winning ensembles. 2020; 9 min.

  • Year
  • Runtime
    9 min.
  • Language
  • Country
    United States
  • Director
    Amy Lee Ketchum
  • Screenwriter
    Ellen Boscov
  • Producer
    Ellen Boscov, Stephanie Gumpel,
  • Filmmaker
    Amy Lee Ketchum
  • Cast
    Maren Montalbano, Jessica Beebe
  • Animator
    Amy Lee Ketchum
  • Composer
    Ellen Boscov