Nigel, A Short Film

A short film based on the true story of Nigel, the lonely gannet of Mana Island who hopelessly fell in love with a concrete statue. His tragic tale of idealisation and delusion shows us a reflection of our own misconceptions in love.

MA Graduation film from Royal College of Art, London.

Animation and direction: Natasza Cetner
Sound Design: Yiannis Spanos
Sound Mix: Yin Lee
Animation Assistants: Kyle Peyton, Tanaka Tiriboyi, Joao Gonzalez, Sahanshil Dangol, Cassie Amis, Becky Vickars, Gary Wilson, Melanie Campbell, Silvia Zubrinic, Asheila Amara, Flora Caulton, Voltaire Joshua Gonzalez


Short of the Week Premiere 2020
PÖFF Shorts, Estonia 2019
Animateka, Slovenia 2019
Anifilm 2020
Animac 2020
Tricky Women 2020
London International Animation Festival 2019
O!PLA – Polish Animation Film Festival 2020
Ajayu International Animation Festival, Peru 2019
Silk Road International Film Festival, 2020
Gojo Short Animation Gallery Exhibition 2019