Short Film: ‘Mer Indigne’ is a Refreshing Animated Fishing Trip Worth Taking

Mer Indigne

Why Watch? Clever and concise, this 1-minute short film from Benjamin Jean features candy-coated animation, a playful design and a handful of sharp punchlines.

In it, a fisherman living in a buoyant house gets an acrobatic surprise when he hooks a small fish. No, it’s not too heavy — Mer Indigne is the movie version of ice cold lemonade on a hot day.

What Will It Cost? About 1 minute.

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A veteran of writing about movies for nearly a decade, Scott Beggs has been the Managing Editor of Film School Rejects since 2009. Despite speculation, he is not actually Walter Mathau's grandson. See? He can't even spell his name right.

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