One Last Monster

Director : Gene Kim

2021 OzIFF Laurel Winner Animation
One Last Monster film poster

Overview & Credits

FILM OVERVIEW

Empress Eura, ruler of the distant world of Adin, faces her greatest challenge when she is forced to face her prejudices and choose between trusting or killing a monster who arrives on Adin with a warning that could save or destroy her people.

Director Biography

Gene Kim (32) is a Korean-American writer, animator, storyboard artist & filmmaker. He previously interned at Pixar Animation Studios and worked at Disney's Blue Sky Studios on the Ice Age and Rio movies as a production artist. One Last Monster is his latest independently created short.

Key Cast

Martha Harms - “Empress Eura”
Mike Meth - “Didas”
David Thomas Tao - “Emperor Taejo”
Gene Kim - Prime Minister Oolong”
Darrian P. Mack - “Head Scholar”
Annabelle Kung - “Captain Bana Kang”
Yusuke Muramatsu - “Adinian Commander”

FILM CREDITS

Gene Kim - Director / Writer / Producer
Michael S. Kim - Producer
Elmer Barcenes - Producer
Lulu Chen - Composers
Cai-Jhen Jhu - Composers
Jeremy Siegel - Sound Design & Editing
David Zung - Story Advisor
Eileen Kim - Concept & Color Key Artists
Jenna Bae - Concept & Color Key Artists
Jae Bae - Senior 2D Lighting/Layout/Cleanup Artists
Jenna Bae - Senior 2D Lighting/Layout/Cleanup Artists
Elmer Barcenes - Senior 2D Lighting/Layout/Cleanup Artists
Jae Bae - Senior 2D Lighting/Layout/Cleanup Artists
Jenna Bae - Senior 2D Lighting/Layout/Cleanup Artists
Elmer Barcenes - Senior 2D Lighting/Layout/Cleanup Artists
Alex Barsky - 2D Lighting/Layout/Cleanup Artists
Ash Kim Choi - 2D Lighting/Layout/Cleanup Artists
Janay Charles - 2D Lighting/Layout/Cleanup Artists
Corlette Douglas - 2D Lighting/Layout/Cleanup Artists
Ethan Menegakis - 2D Lighting/Layout/Cleanup Artists
Karis Seungyoun Oh - 2D Lighting/Layout/Cleanup Artists
David Oswald - 2D Lighting/Layout/Cleanup Artists
Gene Kim - 2D Lighting/Layout/Cleanup Artists
Ja-Ann Wang - ADR Recordist
Gene Kim - Director of Photography
Eric Kurosu - Story Feedback & Notes
Jae Ham - Story Feedback & Notes
Darrian P. Mack - Story Feedback & Notes
Elmer Barcenes - Story Feedback & Notes
Darrian P. Mack - Additional Voices
Elmer Barcenes - Additional Voices
Daniel S. Reid - Additional Voices
Thomas McSpadden - Additional Voices
Nafisa Rabia - Additional Voices
Annabelle Kung - Additional Voices
Yusuke Muramatsu - Additional Voices
Tracy Muramatsu - Additional Voices
Jeremy Siegel - Additional Voices
Gene Kim - Additional Voices
Man Wai Che - Additional Soundtrack Musicians
Richard Chen - Additional Soundtrack Musicians
Jeremy Gray - Additional Soundtrack Musicians
Elmer Barcenes - Additional Soundtrack Musicians
Juan Felipe Mejia Tobon - Additional Soundtrack Musicians
Gene Kim - Additional Soundtrack Musicians
Elmer Barcenes - Casting & Title Design
Gene Kim - Casting & Title Design

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