Malene Choi, Denmark, 2011

12 min.DK/Short fictionAnimation

Yin Yin is a black cat. His Mother is killed in an Accident, as she and Yin Yin is fleeing from the collapsing city. Left alone Yin Yin begins a Journey into an unknown and frightening World. He finds a small abandoned village, but what seems to be the perfect place to rest, turns out to be anything but peaceful as darkness sets in...»Creature« is a poetic and emotional story set in a post apocalyptic landscape.
Basic information Credits
Original title Dyret
Danish title Dyret
Keywords Cats, Dystopias
Director Malene Choi
Screenplay Malene Choi
Producer Jonas Bagger
Director of Photography Sophie Winqvist
Editor Camilla Ebling
Sound Thomas Jæger
Composer Tobias Hylander
Production designer Jette Lehmann, Jesper Clausen, Martha Cecilia Lassen, Lizette Bryrup, Elena Leon Sizova
Production country Denmark
International sales Zentropa Productions ApS
Technical info 2,35:1 Scope, color
Online release 03.05.2012, Filmstriben
Danish rating Allowed for children over the age of 11
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Production company Zentropa Entertainments10


Direction Malene Choi
Continuity Sedsel Andersen


Script Malene Choi
Script consultant Rum Malmros
Script consultant Mette Skeel


Producer Jonas Bagger
Production coordinator Mikkel Bussenius Kastberg
Production coordinator: post-production Rune Søndergaard
Technical advisor Lars Dela


Cinematography Sophie Winqvist
First assistant camera Bastian Schiøtt
Camera assistant Iris Wenander
Phantom camera operator Anders Thorsby
Key grip Lars "Snitt" Weirsøe

Electrical dept.

Gaffer Mads Køngerskov
Assistant lighting technician William Villadsen


Editing Camilla Ebling


Music Tobias Hylander

Production design

Production designer Jette Lehmann
Production designer Jesper Clausen
Production designer Martha Cecilia Lassen
Production designer Lizette Bryrup
Production designer Elena Leon Sizova
Puppet builder Poul Arne Kring


Sound Thomas Jæger
Mixer Peter Albrechtsen
Foley artist Torben Greve

Visual effects

Colourist Simon Lytting


Animation Fredrik Lindgren

Other credits

Animal trainer Anette Røpke

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