Norman is a nervous looking man who wanders alone through a strange city. He is fascinated by the world around him but quickly ends up staring too hard at other people’s lives and daily habits. Small details grow into peculiar obsessions. Because you have to watch out for strangers. Who knows what they're capable of…


Directed, Written & Animated by Robbe Vervaeke
Original Music by Ruben De Gheselle
Sound Design by Jef Aerts
Produced by Barend Weyens & Leen Derveaux


Director Robbe Vervaeke graduated from the School of Arts | KASK with 'Erszebet' (2008), a hand-painted animated short film often described as a "phantasmagoric nightmare in oil-paint". Continuing to refine his unique approach to the medium while working on his debut film 'Norman' (2012), the film went on to successfully tour the international short film festival circuit and took home the Jean-Luc Xiberras Award for Best Debut Prize at the prestigious Annecy International Animated Film Festival in France (2013). His long awaited second film 'Fighting Pablo' (2018) is currently touring the international film festival circuit.