Musical Socks

Ana Horvat

digital cut-out

year: 2023

format: DCP, HD
duration: 10'34"

production: Kreativni sindikat
distribution: Bonobostudio


More About the Film

An extremely untalented bunny Darko takes singing lessons from Zvonko the cricket. Their lessons are a total failure. Both the teacher and the pupil are devastated. Željko the hedgehog brings a new perspective to the problem, turning Darko's flaws into advantages.

Based on the book Musical Socks written by Nina Vađić and illustrated by Ana Kadoić.

Script, direction, animation, compositing: Ana Horvat
Editing: Marin Juranić
Character design and backgrounds: Ana Kadoić
Music and sound design: Stanislav Kovačić
Sound mix: Bojan Kondres
Voice-over direction: Tomislav Rukavina
Voices: Dražen Čuček, Jerko Marčić, Daria Knez Rukavina, Amanda Prenkaj, Janko Popović Volarić
Producer: Igor Grubić
Executive producers: Marijana Veljović, Sara Čučić

Ana Horvat (1977) graduated in Sculpture at the Academy of Fine Art in Zagreb. She is a visual artist that has worked in sculpture, installation, video and photography. Her works have been exhibited in numerous solo and group exhibitions. She is the author of animated shorts films and works as a freelance animator.

Musical Socks (2023), A Day Out (2021), Red Apple (2018), Conversation (2015), Little Red Riding Hood, Another One (2012)


Motovun Film Festival / Timpetill (13/6-16/6/2023)
Anibar International Animation Festival (17/7-23/7/2023)