2022 / graduation film at National Film and Television School / Written and directed by Tessa Moult-Milewska

Curiosa tells the story of overly curious Mary, who visits her boyfriend’s flat for the first time, just to discover it’s been stripped bare of all personal belongings. After being denied an explanation, she climbs into his head.

The film is currently shortlisted for the RTS Student Awards.


Festival Stop Motion Montreal – Best Emerging Talent Film,

Cinanima – Gaston Roch Award for Best Animation,

London International Animation Festival – Audience vote for Best of British Showcase,

This is England – Best Animation,

View conference – Special Achievement Award,

North East International Film Festival – Best Short Film – Animation,

Porto Femme – Best Student Animation,

Animacom Bilbao – Special Mention,

Florence Short Film Festival – Audience Award for Animation,

Uptilt Film Festival – Best Animation,

Student International Film Festival London – Best Animation

Brighton Animation Festival – Best Student Film

British Animation Film Festival – Best 3D Animation


Official selections:

BFI London Film Festival – (Official Selection),

Animafest Zagreb (World Premiere) – Nomination;

Flickerfest – Nomination,

Cleveland international Film Festival – Nomination

Tokyo Anime Awards (10-13/03/23) nominated for the “Short Animation Competition Award”,

River Run – Nomination

Anima Brussels – Nomination,

Athens Ohio fest – Nomination

Atlanta Film Festival- Nomination

Animator Film Festival – Nomination in  International Competition

ITFS stuttgart –  Nomination

Animation Dingle – Nomination,

Anifilm – Nomination

Brussels Short Film Festival – Nomination

Viborg Animation Festival – Nomination,

Stoptrik Animation Festival – Nomination,

Manchester Film Festival – Nomination,

Norwich Film Festival – Nomination

Monstra Animation Festival- Nomination,

Short Film Factory – Honorable Mention,

SEA Kre8Tif Conference – Nomination,

TIAF – Tbilisi International Animation Festival – Nomination,

Glimpses of Europe – Nomination