Watch Ishan Shukla’s Visually Rich Breakdown for “Schirkoa”


Ishan Shukla is an Indian CG Artist and Filmmaker who posts a quick breakdown featuring one of the environments from his short film, Schirkoa.

Schirkoa is a 14 minute animated short that premiered at Los Angeles on 8th September 2016 at the Academy Award qualifying – LA Shorts Film Festival where it won the ‘Best Animated Short’ award. It then went on to win ‘Best of Show’ at SIGGRAPH Asia 2016.

Festival Awards

Best of the Best / ARFF International (Barcelona, Paris, Amsterdam, Berlin)
Best Animated Short/ TAFIC Tapiales International Film Festival (Argentina)
Best of Show/ SIGGRAPH Asia (Macao)
Best Animated Short/ The Great Indian Film and Literature Festival (India)
Winner 3rd Place / Animation Marathon (Greece)
Best Animated Short/ Oaxaca Film Festival (Mexico)
Best Art Direction/ McLeod Ganj International Festival (India)
Best Animated Short/ LA Shorts Fest (USA)
Best Animated Short/ Be Epic London International Film Festival (UK)\
Best Animated Short Film/ Venice Film Week (Italy)
Best of the Fest/ TMC London Film Festival (UK)
Best Animated Short Film/ Somerville International Film Festival (US)
Best Animated Short/ Martinique Film Festival (US)
Best Short Film/ Los Angeles CineFest
Winner/ Around International Film Festival Berlin (Germany)
Best Animated Short Film/ Sydney World Film Festival (Australia)

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1 comment

  1. Awesome animation he made with Redshift. It was great seeing the development over the months in the Redshift forums.

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