Dark Angel: Charity-Animationshort feat. Portishead


(Youtube Direktgoth, via Creative Review)

„Dark Angel“ ist ein Animationshort, der die Geschichte der Sophie Lancaster erzählt, die deshalb totgetreten wurde, weil sie ein Goth war.

In August 2007, Sophie Lancaster was kicked to death, simply for dressing differently. Two years on, and in tribute to the outgoing, bubbly girl who was denied the chance to live life her way, a British make-up brand has commissioned a short film by award-winning French director, Fursy Teyssier. Produced by creative agency Propaganda, in association with iconic British band, Portishead, Dark Angel is a beautifully haunting rendition of Sophies story.

The aim of the film is to raise awareness of The Sophie Lancaster Foundation and generate £500,000 to help educate young people about tolerance. Since Sophies death, weve been working with behavioural experts Huthwaite International, to put together an interactive youth workshop that does just that.

But this essential education programme can only be delivered with your help. Please, please show your support watch the film and make a donation. Were hoping to reach over 1,000,000 hits, so forward the link and help us spread the message.