Ophelia 2.0

Talent Showcase 2016
  • Scheme: Still Shakespeare
  • tags: Animation
  • People: Sharon Liu
  • Duration: 3'30"

Ophelia 2.0 Video

Film Information

  • Year of commission: 2016
  • Year of release: 2016


  • Artist: Sharon Liu

Inspiration: Hamlet

Ophelia 2.0 is an animated short inspired by the John Everett Millais painting. Ophelia is transported to the future of 2016; the viewer experiences what she sees and touches in the last moments of her life. Sharon, a graduate from the RCA works in 2d animation in a colourful, ink and wash style. Funded by Film London Artists’ Moving Image Network and King’s College London in association with Film Club Productions

For Film London:
Head of Artists’ Moving Image: Maggie Ellis
Senior FLAMIN Manager: Rose Cupit
FLAMIN Project Officer: Marta Michalowska

For King’s College London:
Professor of English and Director of London Shakespeare Centre: Gordon McMullan
Head of Programming, Cultural Institute: Leanne Hammacott
Research Student, Department of English Language & Literature: Sally Barnden

Still Shakespeare is inspired by original research by Sally Barnden

Director / Animator: Sharon Liu
Producer: Sue Loughlin
Music: Andrea Boccadoro
Sound Desigh: Aaron Lampert

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