A Tangled Tale, A Beautiful Sand Animation About Two Fish

Montana animator and photographer Corrie Francis Parks has created “A Tangled Tale”, a beautiful animated short film made with sand. It’s about two fish hooked by fishermen who get entangled and try to escape.

A lone fish, hooked by an angler’s line, encounters another in the same dire situation. As the two fish struggle against their fate, they develop an inevitable, entangling attraction. Is it love or merely a will to survive?

Parks explains and demonstrates how she created the short in this fascinating behind-the-scenes video: