Dragon Con 2016

77,000 people, one of the largest pop culture conventions in the world, and yet ANOTHER WIN for farmers, priests and worms! Under the Apple Tree had been awarded the FIRST PRIZE ANIMATED FANTASY at the 2016 Dragon Con Independent Short Film Festival Atlanta (USA). Thank you very much, dear Dragon Conmen, and a big …

Winner Dragon Con Animated Fantasy


Friday, October 2, 2015 Under The Apple Tree was honored with the prestigious Golden Calf award for Best Short Film at the Netherlands Film Festival (NFF). Director Erik van Schaaik was welcomed to the stage by two of his most esteemed colleagues, Oscar nominees Marieke Blaauw and Joris Oprins, to …

Golden Calf award Best Short Film

A film worth freezing for.

Anchorage International Film Festival, Alaska, USA
eerie horror fest

What a terrific place to have a festival for scary films: Erie. Under The Apple Tree made it as an official selection in the 2016 Eerie Horror Film Festival at the historic Warner Theater in Erie, Pennsylvania (USA). October 29 – October 30, 2016

Eerie Horror Film Festival

Quality storytelling, originality and personality of characters, great animation performance.

Stop Motion Montreal

Imagine the Gruffalo with Zombies.

Grimm Up North