A father tries to stay connected with his unconscious daughter through music. He plays a windup music box and hopes she can hear it while fighting with his own emotions to stay strong. Meanwhile, his daughter follows the melody in her dreams and looks for a way back.
NAACP Image Awards 2021 - Outstanding Short Form (Animated) Nomination
Urbanworld Film Festival 2020 - Best Animated Short
ReelSisters 2020- Best Animation
Sapporo Short Fest 2020 - Best Original Score
Oniros Film awards 2020 - Best Animation
Yibing Jiang is a first-time director of the animation short film Windup, occupying the roles of Writer, Director, and Art Director.
Before joining Unity, she worked as an artist in various game and animation film industry projects for more than ten years. Her professional experience ranges from Naughty Dog, Pixar, and Walt Disney Animation Studios.