COASTER is a coming-of-age animated short that follows a recent graduate experiencing the literal ups and downs of adulthood after moving into his first house, which happens to be built atop a roller coaster in sync with his emotions.

Director Bio

After working at Paramount Pictures, Disney, Fox, DreamWorks Animation and Netflix, Amos Sussigan is now an artist for Ryan Coogler's SPACE JAM 2 at Warner Brothers/Warner Animation Group (WAG). Outside his studio work, Amos is a published author and has been awarded for writing and directing BROKEN WING (2012), SWAN CAKE (2013), and art directing and co-producing ARIA FOR A COW (2015) - featuring one of the last songs of Howard Ashman and Alan Menken (BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, ALADDIN) screening at more than 60 International Film Festivals.


  • Directed by:Amos Sussigan
  • Written by:Amos Sussigan & Dan Lund
  • Produced by:Amos Sussigan, Dan Lund & Jean de Meuron
  • Runtime:8 mins
  • Completion Date:August 1, 2019
  • Country of Origin:United States
  • Country of Filming:United States
  • Category:Animation
  • Selection:Programme 20
  • Screening Time / Venue:Sat AUG 15
    10AM - 10PM ONLINE
  • Links: Website

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2020 award winners

2020 Award Winners Announced!

  • Ronan O'Toole
  • 16 August, 2020

Still Voices Short Film Festival 2020 Award Winners Announced!

2020 festival online

Still Voices 20 Kicks Off!!

  • Ronan O'Toole
  • 13 August, 2020

Still Voices Short Film Festival 20 Kicks Off Online Today!!!

filmmaker interviews

FNI - Filmmaker Interviews

  • Ronan O'Toole
  • 12 August, 2020

Film Network Ireland - Still Voices 20 - Filmmaker Interviews


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2020 Programme

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