The House is Netflix’s latest offering in a notable line of original films, and their first full length stop motion film. It is being called an eccentric, dark comedy about a house and the three surreal tales of the individuals who have made it their home across three different eras.
In an animated Christmas Card for Passion Pictures, Anna Mantzaris reflects on the pandemic’s impact to our lives and personal relationships over the last two years through the lens of yet another weird holiday.
“We had been talking about doing some sort of project together for some time; and when Anthony Scott announced the Halloween themed Stopmo Jam 3 it seemed like the perfect time. I can’t recall how we came up with the concept--we were just tossing ideas back and forth and the idea of aliens abducting a pumpkin just stuck with us."
“For the 13th edition of the Stop Motion Festival of Montréal we wanted to create a teaser that would highlight the number 13, which is believed to bring bad luck in some countries and good luck in others."