Post Pandemic Dinner Party

What if there was a pandemic and everyone forgot how to socialize? For this short film I took audio clips from etiquette and educational films of the 40s and 50s and animated them with a glorious selection of quality clip art from Sean Tejaratchis ‘Crap Hound’. How not to behave at your post pandemic dinner party, an illustrated primer.

Festivals & stuff:

2021 Palm Springs Animation Festival (premiere)
2022 Mobile Animation Festival
2023 Lift-off Filmmaker Sessions
2023 Portugal Indie Film Festival | Award – Best Animation
2023 Paradise Film Festival
2023 Make Me Laugh Festival
2023 International World Film Award | Best Comedy

-Nathaniel Akin


  • Director: Nathaniel Akin
  • Studio: Oxen Media
  • Producer: Celest Brown
  • Extra Art: Akira Akin
  • Music: George Fornes