In a future version of Kolkata, India is rendered uninhabitable by a rise in the sea level. Things take a dark turn when a group of climate change refugees are ambushed by a tiger on the flooded streets.
Direction: Upamanyu Bhattacharyya & Kalp Sanghvi
Script: Upamanyu Bhattacharyya & Kalp Sanghvi
Animators: Anwaar Alam, Gaurav Wakankar, Shaheen Sheriff, Nikunj Patel, Upamanyu Bhattacharyya, Kalp Sanghvi
Editing: Upamanyu Bhattacharyya & Kalp Sanghvi
Soundtrack: Troy Vasanth
Production: Arya A Menon, Prateek Sethi, Paolo Polesello
Technique used: 2D animation
The directors are graduates of the National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad, and co-founding partners at Ghost Animation, Kolkata. Wade is their first independent animated short film.