The Ballad of Julio

Graphics created using UDK Real Time Engine.


3D Animation

Created By

Michael Wilde
Leo Blackmur
James Bown
Zan Flaker Berce
Alex Speed



An animated short about one starving man’s night of music, dancing and magical beans.

The Ballad of Julio is a comedy short created by a team of 5 recent graduates from The University of Hertfordshire, UK, as their final project. It took roughly 7 months and a lot of sleepless nights to complete.

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2013 UHAnimation Exposé – Best 3D Film Award – WINNER
2013 UHAnimation Exposé – People’s Choice Award – WINNER
2013 UHAnimation Exposé – Grand Prix Award – WINNER