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 an animated short film

STORY GIANT is proud to announce commencement of production for its multi-award winning short script, Cupcakes. The film will be produced into a 6-7 minute animated short by Story Giant Films in association with students from Rochester Institute of Technology's School of Film and Animation.

The Story


  • A glance into the human spirit through eyes of a feisty 5-year-old girl who’s propelled to action for the love and care of her older sister who has leukemia

  • Written to bring AWARENESS to childhood cancer and to inspire a CALL TO ACTION through the medium of film/animation

  • Story inspired by Ronald McDonald House Charities

  • Story embraced across Global Film Festival circuit:  multiple Best Short Screenplay Awards

  The Project


  • a 6-7 minute, 3D-Animated Film produced by Story Giant Films

  • Highlighting animation students from RIT’s School of Film & Animation under faculty direction. Students will be paid for their work.

  • Award-winning Animator/Producer/Director and Student Academy Award nominee attached to project

  • Cupcakes film premiere, silent auction, and Cupcakes Gala to benefit Ronald McDonald House Charities of Rochester

  • Film completion Spring 2020

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Want to learn more?

  Cupcakes Film Script      Informational Poster       Film Status Update

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We Thank You!

WE Need YOUR HELP Today... 


  • Seeking financial support from corporate and private donors to assist with the production and release of Cupcakes

  • To date we've raised close to $30K - Thank You to those who've given!

  • Our goal - $70,000

  • TOGETHER, we can make this heart-warming film and raise awareness of childhood cancers and support an amazing local charity

  • *Donor levels include:

    • Executive Producer - $10,000 or greater

    • Co-Producer - $5,000 or greater

    • Associate Producer - $2,500 or greater

    • Philanthropist - $1,000 or greater

    • Angel - $500 or greater

    • Santa -  $100 or greater

    • Friend - $1-$99

  *Donor award package details furnished upon request


We can’t wait to share this story/film with the world!

           Thank you for your support!

The Rochester film premiere, silent auction & Cupcakes' Gala to benefit local Ronald McDonald House Charities.




For additional information or

questions please contact Tim at:


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