Skip to main content
Home - Silly Dilly Universe

Life in Transition (2005)

Festival & Awards

05/05    ASIFA-East Animation Festival, New York City, USA Best in Show
05/05    Kalamazoo Animation Festival International,Kalamazoo, MI, USA Bronze Award
05/05    Best of New York Animation, Two Boots Theater, New York City, USA
06/05    "Avoid Eye Contact," Annecy, France
06/05    "Annecy Plus," Annecy, France
08/05    Melbourne International Film Festival, Melbourne, Australia Grand Rapids, MN, USA
09/05    Fantoche International Animation Festival, Baden, Switzerland
09/05    Rooftop Film Festival, New York City, USA
09/05    Route 66 Film Festival, Springfield, IL, USA
09/05    Port City Film Festival, Port City, NC, USA
09/05    KROK International Animated Film Festival, Kiev, Ukraine
09/05    ASIFA-Hollywood - screening ASIFA-East Award winners, Los Angeles, USA
09/05    Woodstock Film Festival, Woodstock, NY, USA Maverick Award for Best Animation
10/05    ASIFA-San Francisco, San Francisco, USA 2nd Prize - Animation
10/05    Leipzig Festival for Documentary and Animated Film, 
              Leipzig, Germany 
10/05    "Animation Show of Shows," USA
10/05    "Animation Show of Shows," special screening, 
              Frankfurt, Germany
10/05    SITGES Festival Internacional de Cinema de Catalunya, 
              Sitges, Spain
10/05    Weisbaden International Weekend of Animation, 
              Weisbaden, Germany 
10/05    Ojai Fim Festival, Ojai, CA, USA 
10/05    Portland International Short Short Film Festival 
             (PISS Fest), Portland, OR, USA
                               Best in Fest - Animation
10/05    ION International Animation, Games, 
             & Short Film Festival, Los Angeles, USA
11/05    Olympia Film Festival, Olympia, WA, USA 
11/05    Corto Imola Festival, Imola, Italy
11/05    I Castelli Animati Festival, Rome, Italy
12/05    Nolita Film Festival, New York City, USA
12/05    Kodak Screening Room, animation screening, 
              New York City
02/06    ASIFA-Hollywood - Annie Awards, Los Angeles, USA
                               Nominee - Best Animated Short
03/06     Delray Beach Film Festival, Delray Beach, FL, USA
03/06     Florida Film Festival, Maitland, FL, USA
03/06    James River Film Festival, Richmond. VA, USA
04/06    Philadelphia Film Festival, Philadelphia, USA
04/06    Belgrade Festival of Documentary and Short Film, 
              Belgrade, Serbia
04/06    Newport Beach Film Festival, Newport Beach, CA, USA
04/06    Stuttgart International Festival of Animated Film, 
              Stuttgart, Germany
04/06    Indianapolis International Film Festival, 
              Indianapolis, USA
                               Special Jury Prize for Artistic Acheivement
05/06    International Festival of Animated Films AniFest - 
              Trebon, Czech Republic
05/06    Tribeca Underground Film Festival, New York City, USA
                               First Place in Animaion
05/06    Tribeca Film Festival (New York Animation), 
              New York City, USA
05/06    IndieFilmJam Music and Film Festival, FL, USA
06/06    FILMSTOCK International Film Festival, Luton, UK
06/06    Brooklyn International Film Festival, Brooklyn USA
06/06    Boston International Film Festival, Boston, USA
06/06    Winnipeg International Film Festival, 
              Winnipeg, Canada
06/06    Zagreb International Festival of Animated Films, 
              Zagreb, Croatia
06/06    Melbourne International Animation Festival, Australia
07/06    New Zealand Animation Festival
07/06    Anima Mundi, Rio de Janiero & Sao Paulo Brazil
08/06    London International Animation Festival, UK
08/06    Filmfest Weiterstadt, Germany
08/06    Hiroshima Film Festival, Japan
09/06    Kansas International Film Festival, Kansas, USA
09/06    Anim'est, Bucharest, Romania
                               Retrospective Program
09/06    Monkeytown, Brooklyn, USA
10/06    Cork Film Festival, Cork, Ireland
10/06    Amsterdam Film Experience, Amsterdam
10/06    Bermuda International Kids Festival, Bermuda
                               Twisted Toons Teen Program
10/06    Leipzig Interntaional Festival of Documentary and Animated Film, Germany


Directed and hand animated by John R. Dilworth
Art Direction and painting by Andrew Covalt
Lead Effects Animation by Thomas Bayne
Effects Animation:
Elliot Johnston
Stieg Retlin
Olivia Janik
Michelene Starnadori
Morgan Jacobson
Christopher Conforti
Karen Babis
Animation of Paper Blowing by Biljana Labovic
Music composed by Masami Tomihisa
Mixing & Recording Engineer by Pierre Lemarchand
Overseas Production by Wang Film Productions Co., Taiwan
Production Manager:  Annie Chen
Director:  Jack Yen
Director Assistant:  Mary Ma
Coordinator:  Tina Wang
Clean Up & In-Between:  Martin Huang, Natalie Hsu, Vicky Lui, Regina Wang, Winni Bai
Coloring:  Vincent Liu, Wei-Jen Lai, Rick Lin
Composite:  Ken Lin
System:  Robin Yeh
Film Recording by  DV Film, Austin, TX
Prints by Technicolor, NYC
Special Consideration to: Linda Simensky, Jack Spillum, James Wang, Vincent Ferri, Ellie Copeland, Jennifer Moore, El Mike "defoncer la chatte" Marin, Barbara Jean Kearney, Eleanor Kearney, Steve Lowe, Dustin Peletier, Johanna Rory James (Welcome to this beautiful world.)