Short film

This stop-motion animation follows large drops of water as they travel through rocks, ferns, plant roots, microbes and other creatures that naturally clean them.

Waterway was commissioned by the Seattle Office of Arts and Cultural Affairs using Seattle Public Utilities 1% for Art funds and made in partnership with Restore Our Waters, the City of Seattle’s commitment to protect and restore Seattle’s urban waterways.

Direction, Animation, etc: Britta Johnson
Music composed by Lori Goldston (cello) and Stuart Wolferman/ Unfinishedside Productions (pianos, etc)
Production design assistant: Clyde Petersen
Cello recording: Julian Martlew
Mix: Mark Alan Goodman at Strange Weather
Color Correction: Lightpress
Special Thanks:
Mark Sullo, TAM Industries, Superfad, Heide Hinrichs, Willm Martens-Habbena, Peter Crocker, MM, PC

© Britta Johnson 2009