Set inside their home, a beloved hatchback, Pearl follows a girl and her dad as they crisscross the country chasing their dreams. It’s a story about the gifts we hand down and their power to carry love. And finding grace in the unlikeliest of places.
Project included in Official Selection for Kaleidoscope's 2016 Summer Showcase.
Cassidy Curtis is an award-winning animator and developer of non-photorealistic rendering techniques. He is currently Technical Art Lead at Google Spotlight Stories.
Producer David Eisenmann, formerly of Pixar and CG Supervisor on award winning films Finding Nemo, Ratatouille, Toy Story 2 & 3, and Monsters University, is the Producer of both the Spotlight and Theatrical versions of Pearl.
Executive Producer Karen Dufilho is an Academy Award winning producer and key player in creating and launching Google Spotlight Stories.
Patrick Osborne graduated in 2003 from Ringling College of Art & Design with a BFA in Computer Animation. Patrick has animated at Sony and Disney Animation Studios on such films as Surf’s Up, Bolt, Tangled and Wreck It Ralph. Patrick took home the 2015 Oscar for Best Animated Short Film with Feast.