Short animation inspired by scientific findings that confined chickens are happier than free range ones living in perpetual fear of predators. It playfully depicts chickens exhibiting anthropomorphic behaviour and forming complicated social structures in a battery cage resembling an apartment building.

Filmmaker
Studio Smack
Country
Netherlands
Year
2009
Medium
Betacam SP PAL
Length
4’
Language
no dialogue
Production Company
Studio Smack
Sales
Studio Smack
Writer
Studio Smack
Cinematography
Studio Smack
Editor
Studio Smack
Production Design
Studio Smack
Website
http://www.studiosmack.nl/#batterycage