Anomalisa


1h 30m 2015

Brief Synopsis

Michael Stone, husband, father and respected author of "How May I Help You Help Them?" is a man crippled by the mundanity of his life. On a business trip to Cincinnati, where he's scheduled to speak at a convention of customer service professionals, he checks into the Fregoli Hotel. There, he is ama

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Release Date
2015
Distribution Company
Paramount Pictures

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 30m

Synopsis

Michael Stone, husband, father and respected author of "How May I Help You Help Them?" is a man crippled by the mundanity of his life. On a business trip to Cincinnati, where he's scheduled to speak at a convention of customer service professionals, he checks into the Fregoli Hotel. There, he is amazed to discover a possible escape from his desperation in the form of an unassuming Akron baked goods sales rep, Lisa, who may or may not be the love of his life.

Crew

Daniel Abalo

Animator

Charles Anderson

Visual Effects Coordinator

Greg Aprahamian

Models

David D. Au

Storyboard Artist

Christopher Aud

Supervising Sound Editor

James Ballard

Grip

Will Barker

Lighting Technician

Ian Barrett

Animator

Andrew Barton

Lighting Technician

Matthew Beightol

Background Artist

Bradford Bell

Foley Recordist

Ludovic Berardo

Animator

Alicia Bergman

Costumer

Eric Bergman

Post-Production

Les Bernstein

Cg Supervisor

Khandu Bidkar

Animation Supervisor

Matthew Blackshear

Color

Nicholas Blake

Gaffer

Kim Blanchette

Animator

Raoul Yorke Bolognini

Visual Effects Producer

Jean Paul Bonneau

Lighting Technician

Magno Borgo

Animation Editor

Billy Brooks

Visual Effects Supervisor

Culley Bunker

Visual Effects Supervisor

Kent Burton

Animator

Carter Burwell

Original Music

Carter Burwell

Music Conductor

Keith Calder

Executive Producer

Ezequiel Casares

Lighting Technician

Merrick Cheney

Art Department

Kim Church

Visual Effects Producer

Marko Costanzo

Foley Artist

Stuart Cripps

Compositing Supervisor

Bharne Darshan D

Animation Photography

Marta Dacosta

Art Department

Gentry Davidson

Cg Supervisor

Lisa Davis

Costumes

Sarah De Gaudemar

Animator

John Deall

Art Director

Deepak Deore

Background Artist

Amar Deshmukh

3-D Artist

Sudheer Devadiga

Animation Director

Susan Donym

Costume Designer

Teresa Drilling

Animator

Dan Driscoll

Animation Supervisor

Daniel Driscoll

Animation Supervisor

Manny Dubon

Camera Utility

Ashley-martin Dunn

Background Painter

Frank Duran

Models

Ezra Dweck

Audio Supervisor

Derek Eby

Color

Pandora Edmiston

Executive Producer

Mark Eifert

Animation Editor

Monique Eissing

Color

Garret Elkins

Editor

Mark Farney

Lighting Technician

Joe Farrell

Visual Effects Supervisor

John Ferrari

Original Score

Dan Field

Painter

Dan Field

Animator

James Fino

Executive Producer

Adam Fisher

Animator

Jay Fisher

Adr Mixer

Jason C Fitzgerald

Art Department Assistant

David R Fuchs

Executive Producer

Dally Garcia

Compositor

Rob Geddes

3-D Models

Paul Geffre

Color

Eric Geisler

Visual Effects Supervisor

Daniel Gill

Animator

Aaron Glascock

Supervising Sound Editor

Eduardo Gonçalves

Animation Photography

Rishabh Gondane

Cg Supervisor

Michael J Granberry

Animator

Charles Greenfield

Animator

Roopesh Gujar

Visual Effects Producer

Ashok Gunjal

Animator

David Hackenburg

Animator

Ramon Hamilton

Compositor

Steven Hansen

Matchmove Artist

Dan Harmon

Executive Producer

Andy Hay

Adr Editor

Robert Hazard

Song

Matthew Hazelrig

Lighting Technician

Michael Helenek

Lighting Technician

Bohdan Hilash

Music Producer

Andrew Hodges

Animator

Bob Homami

Compositing Supervisor

Nathanael Horton

Assistant Director

Josephine Huang

Animator

Mahesh Ingle

Special Effects Assistant

Javan Ivey

Animator

Duke Johnson

Producer

Duke Johnson

Executive Producer

Mike Johnson

Animator

Ian Johnston

Compositor

John Joyce

Production Designer

Jeffrey Kalmus

Compositor

Lalit Kanyal

Background Artist

Caroline Kastelic

Art Department

Charlie Kaufman

Producer

Charlie Kaufman

Writer

Charlie Kaufman

Source Material

Wah Kean

Visual Effects Coordinator

Pat Keegan

Storyboard Artist

Max King

Visual Effects Producer

Pyn King-sheers

Costumer

Owen Klatte

Animator

Lizzy Klein

On-Set Dresser

Misha Klein

Animator

Jeffrey Kloss

Production Accountant

Tsuyoshi Kobayashi

Cg Supervisor

Carol Koch

Art Department

Ryan David Kohler

Production Assistant

Eileen K Kohlhepp

Animator

Justin Kohn

Animator

Brian Kokoszka

Digital Artist

Kyle Kolding

Grip

Erica Kolsrud

Payroll Accountant

Rob Kraetsch

Gaffer

Rob Kraetsch

Boom Operator

Kevin Kuhn

Original Music

Nathan L. Boyette

Visual Effects Coordinator

Saurav Lama

Background Artist

Nicholas Lambert

3-D Models

Rachel Larsen

Animator

Gary Laurie

Background Artist

Paula Lauterbach

Art Department Assistant

Eric Leighton

Animator

Dimitri Loginowski

Visual Effects

Jocelyn Lynch

Costumer

Aimee Staar Macabeo

Costumer

Dan Mackenzie

Animator

Timothy Marchiafava

Recording Engineer

Barney Marquez

Art Director

Trevor Mcguar

Rotoscope Animator

Ryan Mckeague

Animation Photography

Devin Meadows

Camera Operator

Cesar Diaz Melendez

Animator

Jeremy Mennel

Lighting Technician

Max Merbaum

Visual Effects Coordinator

Edwin Miller Iii

Compositor

Nick Mimides

Background Painter

Aaron Mitchell

Executive Producer

Kassandra Mitchell

Executive Producer

Keenan Mock

Camera

Abhishek More

Visual Effects Producer

Leslie Murphy

Source Material

Sujeen Nepali

Animation Supervisor

Jennifer Newfield

Production Manager

Jason M Norman

Lighting Technician

Thomas J. O'connell

Adr Mixer

Jason Oliver

Adr Mixer

Jeff Olm

Compositor

Stephen Olmos

Compositor

Simon Ore

Executive Producer

Dean Parker

Music Coordinator

Ajay Vishwanath Pasi

Animation Photography

Joe Passarelli

Director Of Photography

Joe Passarelli

Dp/Cinematographer

Logan Payne

Models

Chad Pelsang

Lighting Technician

Chelsea Pickens

Art Department

James Pina

Digital Artist

Nicola Pizzi

Lighting Technician

Mandy Pui

Compositor

Timothy Reckart

Animator

Paul Rehder

Clapper Loader

Homer Reyes

Camera Assistant

David Rheingold

Executive Producer

Mark Rivers

Music Editor

Scott Root

Coordinator

Joe Russo

Executive Producer

Joe Russo

Animator

Joe Russo

Executive Producer

Paul Sage

Camera Coordinator

Mohit Salunke

Character Designer

Kino Scialabba

Visual Effects Supervisor

Kabir Anand Shilpakar

Animation Supervisor

Rik Shorten

Visual Effects Producer

Dane Allan Smith

Visual Effects Producer

Derek A Smith

Visual Effects Supervisor

Dino Stamatopoulos

Producer

Trent Stroud

Animation Director

Ravindra Tamhankar

Animator

Angie Teo

Recording Engineer

Zack Tolchinsky

Assistant Art Director

Chris Tootell

Lighting Designer

Chris Tootell

Animator

Rosa Tran

Producer

Tami Treadwell

Adr Mixer

Cynthia Turkington

Production Accountant

Eric Urban

Animator

Adrian Versteegh

Executive Producer

Ian Vertovec

Colorist

Huy Vu

Production Designer

David Waddle

Models

Michael Weeks

Lighting Technician

Gary Wells

Boom Operator

Chris White

Adr Mixer

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Release Date
2015
Distribution Company
Paramount Pictures

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 30m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States December 30, 2015

Released in United States 2015

Released in United States 2016

Released in United States 2016 (Special Events - Screening and Q&A with the creators about their creative process)

Released in United States 2016 (World Cinema Now)

Released in United States 2015

Released in United States 2015 (Special Presentations)

Released in United States 2015 (Spotlight Films)

Released in United States on Video June 7, 2016

Adaptation of Charlie Kaufman's play "Anomalisa."

Released in United States on Video June 7, 2016

Released in United States 2015 (Special Screenings)

Sundance contact is Colleen Yacka, Colleen_Yacka@paramount.com, 212-846-3427

The producers raised $406,237 via the crowdfunding website Kickstarter prior to beginning production.

Released in United States December 30, 2015 (Academy Award qualifying run in New York and Los Angeles)