Forest Grove

Director: Maya Churi
Screenwriters: Maya Churi

Institute History

  • 2005 Sundance Film Festival


A stylish interactive narrative about a boy who swims across his gated community. The film set is an architect's model, and the actors are miniature toy people. Still photographs were animated in Flash Animation to allow audiences to explore the community with Charlie as he hops from pool to pool, meeting strange inhabitants and even falling in love.

(Archives note: see also the feature film version of this story, Forest Grove.)

Screening Details

  • Section: Online
  • Film Type: Online
  • Country: U.S.A.
  • Run Time: 45 min.
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