“Insomnia” is based on a song the director wrote after a really bad night's sleep. It is a collection of ideas and images connected with the crazy thoughts you get when sleep deprived.

Ben Mullan

United Kingdom

English dialogue, with Arabic subtitle

Child and Youth Film

2 minutes



Ben Mullan

Ben Mullan is a self-taught animator, and He started making films when he was 11. His short film “Insomnia” won Young Animator of the Year in 2021 and was shown at Kingston International Film Festival (UK) in 2022 and Northampton International Film Festival (UK) in 2022.