September 30 - October 2, 2016
Factual Animation Film Fuss
Genesis Cinema, London
93-95 Mile End Rd, Whitechapel, London, E1 4UJ

FAFF celebrates animated documentary from across the globe.

The Telling of the Bees Telling

Nicole Antebi
animation / text / narration

Melissa Grey

Telling of the Bees Telling from Nicole Antebi on Vimeo.

The Telling of the Bees Telling is a recent, non-fiction animation based on the ancient folk belief that stresses the importance of notifying the hive about significant matters of the day.
“A telling, singing, and blessing of the Bees” was premiered at Hive House, Los Angeles on June 5th, 2015. The event premiered an animation by Nicole Antebi, a folk concert for the bees with Emily Lacy, and a blessing of the bees ceremony led by Kate Purdy.

Additional screenings of The Telling of the Bees Telling:

Silverado Film Festival, Santa Ana, CA: September 26th, 2015

College of the Redwoods, Eureka, CA: October 20th, 2015

Animation Spectacular II at GAZE Film Series via ATA, San Francisco, CA: October 30th, 2015

Vanishing Point Art House Productions, Jersey City, NJ: March 3, 2016

Official Selection Green Screen Environmental Film Festival, Trinidad and Tobago: November 1-12th, 2016

Official Selection Factual Animation Film Fuss, Whitechapel, London: Friday 30th September – Sunday 2nd October, 2016

 image: Nicole Antebi