Happy-go-lucky triplets Lily, Milly and Billy are looking forward to a day at the beach, but their grumpy ol’ Dad won’t let them have any fun. They devise a mischievous plan to get their revenge by swapping his sunscreen with cooking oil. When their prank takes a nightmarish and gruesome turn, Dad comes to the realisation that his own harsh parenting was to blame and resolves to be the best father figure his kids could wish for – to their extreme terror and discomfort.
Ben Mitchell is a Bristol-based animation/post-production freelancer, independent director, composer and writer. As an independent director he has made five animated shorts that have been showcased at over 170 international film and animation festivals. As a journalist and researcher on the animation industry Ben also co-owns and manages the UK-based magazine site Skwigly and recently wrote his first book Independent Animation (Taylor & Francis/CRC Press).