Bendik & the Monster

Short Film

A digital animation about Bendik, who befriends the monster underneath his bed. Bendik’s mom has a scumbag for a boyfriend who can’t see the beauty in Bendik’s gentle nature. Meanwhile, Bendik’s monster doesn’t accept that he must be monstrous, dreaming instead of a life as an artist. Together the pair embrace the power of their subversive identities, exploiting their disadvantages to find fulfillment, regardless of the disapproval that is endemic to a unique life.