Soul Fish is a mythic story about a puffer fish who leaves the “fish-eat-fish world” to go and find his soul. For viewers of all ages, the ten-minute story is written and narrated by Michelle Tocher with illustrations by Richard Row, and music by Greg Roberts.

Canada Shorts Awards Soul Fish

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(November, 2016) — Our little puffer fish has won another laurel! This time, it’s an Award of Commendation from Canada Shorts! Click here to screen some of the other award winners!

Soul Fish Heads to Lake Erie!

(October, 2016) — Sou Fish has been selected to participate in the 2016 Erie International Film Festival! The Erie International Film Festival will run December 1 through December 10, 2016, with a live event opening on Friday December 2, 2016.

Official Selection L.A. Shorts Awards Festival

(May 14) — Soul Fish has been selected to be included in the L.A. Shorts Award Festival, an Academy Award-qualifying film festival. We’re all feeling pretty swishy about that!

Soul Fish Selected by Toronto Film Week

(March 15, 2016) — Toronto Film Week has announced its first batch of official selections, and Soul Fish has been chosen among hundreds of films to merit the distinction of “Official Selection.” Official Selection means that Soul Fish is now eligible to be nominated for festival screening. Only the award-winning films will be screened at the festival. (A fish can dream, no?)

Soul Fish Wins An Accolade!

(Toronto, March 12, 2016) — Soul Fish has just won a prestigious Award of Recognition from The Accolade Global Film Competition.

The Accolade recognizes film, television, videography and new media professionals who demonstrate exceptional achievement in craft and creativity, and those who produce standout entertainment or contribute to profound social change. 

In winning an Accolade, Soul Fish joins the ranks of other high-profile winners of this internationally respected award including the Oscar winning production of The Lady in Number Six by Malcolm Clarke, the very talented Dave Bossert of Disney for his short documentary, The Tunes Behind The Toons, Hollywood industry veteran Ron Howard for When You Find Me and Highwire Films Australia for their popular ABC TV series twentysomething.

accolade global flim festival smRick Prickett, who chairs The Accolade Global Film Competition, had this to say about the latest winners: “The Accolade is not an easy award to win. Entries are received from around the world from powerhouse companies to remarkable new talent. The Accolade helps set the standard for craft and creativity. The judges were pleased with the exceptional high quality of entries. The goal of the Accolade is to help winners achieve the recognition they deserve.”