The Numberlys (Short)

Filmmakers: William Joyce and Brandon Oldenburg
Year: 2013
Running Time: 11 minutes

Synopsis
Reimagining the creation of the alphabet by a crew of factory workers living in a drab world filled only with numbers. Friends 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 live in a world where there is no alphabet, only numbers. Wanting something different from their orderly, black-and-white existence, they set out to devise a new way to communicate — and despite a series of mishaps along the way, they soon manage to change their world forever.

Awards
2014 Toronto International Film Festival
2015 Academy Awards—Finalist, Animated Shorts

The Numberlys
The Numberlys
The Numberlys

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