Bottle is a 6-minute film animated on location at a beach, in snow and underwater that was created and produced by Kirsten Lepore. The stop-motion short details a transoceanic conversation between two characters via objects in a bottle. Bottle won the Best Animation film award at the 2013 Beloit International Film Festival.
Kirsten Lepore is a Los Angeles-based director and animator with an MFA from CalArts. She was recently featured as a rising talent in Shots Magazine, Animation Magazine, Focus Features, and named one of the 50 most creative people of 2011 by Creativity Magazine.