Cyder Studio’s first original short​

St(r)ay is an animated short created by Cyder Studio. Through Mr. camel ‘s journey to find his missing wife, the film attempts to make people rethink the value of life and love. St(r)ay is nominated Best Animation Short in The 54th Golden Horse Awards and received more than fifty festivals selections around the world.

2018 Winner of Best Animation Short Film Award at

Move Me Productions Belgium Film Festival- Antwerpen Belgium

2018 Best Animated Short at

Formosa Festival of International Filmmaker Awards- Taichung Taiwan

2019 Winner of Best Short Film in Animation at

Tracce Cinematografiche Film Fest- Nettuno, Roma Italy

2019 Winner of 3rd Vrilissia Award at

14th ATHENS ANIMFEST- Athens Greece

2019 Winner of SILVER REMI at

52nd WorldFest-Houston International Film & Video Festival- Houston USA

2019 Winner of Best International Animation at

ENFOQUE International Film Festival- Cabo Rojo Puerto Rico

2019 Winner of Best Asia Short Film at

Link International Film Festival- Surrey United Kingdom

2019 Best Animation Award at

Still Voices Short Film Festival- Longford Ireland

2019 Best Film of The Communicate Through Picture at

Tulipoff International Film Festival- Copenhagen Denmark 

2017 The 54th Golden Horse Awards -Taipei Taiwan (Nominated Best Animation Short)

2017 23rd Encounters Short Film & Animation Festival -Bristol UK (Oscar and British Academy Awards Short Film Qualifying Festival)

2018 20th Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia- Tokyo Japan (Oscar Academy Awards Short Film Qualifying Festival)

2019 15th Hollyshorts film festival- Los Angeles USA (Oscar Academy Awards Short Film Qualifying Festival) 

2018 11th ACM SIGGRAPH Asia Computer Animation Festival- Tokyo Japan

2018 20th Taipei Film Festival- Taipei Taiwan

2017 Aesthetica Short Film Festival- York UK (British Academy Film Awards Qualifying Festival)

2020 Balkan Can Kino- Athens Greece

2019 Chaniartoon  International Comic & Animation Festival- Chania Greece

2019 Västerås Filmfestival- Västerås Sweden

2019 KanivFest Kaniv International Film Festival- Kaniv Ukraine

2019 7th Festival of Nations- Lenzing Austria

2019 SorsiCorti Short Film Festival- Palermo Italy

2019 VOID – International Animation Film Festival- Copenhagen Denmark

2019 BFF Borgarnes Film Freaks- Borgarnes Iceland

2019 Lisbon Film Rendezvous- Lisbon Portugal

2018 KRAF festival- Rijeka Croatia

2018 Animax Skopje Fest- Skopje Macedonia

2018 36th Festival Tous Courts- Aix-en-Provence France

2018 19th International Izmir Short Film Festival- Izmir Turkey

2018 7th TAF Thessaloniki Animation Festival- Thessaloniki Greece

2018 5th Calzada de Calatrava International Film Festival- Ciudad Real Spain

2018 Festival of shorts and mental health- Seville Spain

2018 18th International Short Film Festival Radio City- Valencia Spain

2018  7th Prokuplje Short Film Festival- Prokuplje Serbia

2018  Brain Film Fest- Barcelona Spain

2019 Chippewa Valley Film Festival- Eau Claire United States

2019 DTC Film Festival- Covington, Louisiana United States

2019 Where Is The Horse Film Festival- Québec Canada

2019 Los Angeles CineFest- Los Angeles USA

2019 The Chaffey Review Film Festival- Rancho Cucamonga USA

2018 7th WE ARE ALL OTHERS Short Film Festival of Social Diversity – Mexico City Mexico 2018 Festival Internacional de Cine con Medios Alternativos FICMA- Mexico City Mexico 2018 5th Locomoción Animation Festival- Mexico City Mexico

2018 8º CARTÓN International  Animation Short Film Festival Tribu- Buenos Aires Argentina

2018 16th International Short Film Festival Cine a la Calle- Barranquilla Colombia

2018  8th Annual Queens World Film Festival- New York USA (Nominated Best Animation)2017  9th SPARK Animation -Vancouver Canada

2019 Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival- Mumbai India

2018 6 on Nebraska- Cape Town South Africa

2018 Near Nazareth Festival- Afula Israel

2018 Sanctuary Cove International Film Festival- Queensland Australia

2018 Windows of Formosa Film Festival- Taichung Taiwan(Nominated Best Visual Effects& Best Art Direction)

2018 8th Annual Kuandu International Animation Festival- Taipei Taiwan

2018 Taichung International Animation Festival- Taichung Taiwan


DIRECTOR: Chiang Yao

PRODUCER: Yiju Chiang




COMPOSITING: Chiang Yao, Yiju Chiang

ANIMATION: Wing Lin, Chiang Yao


RIGGING: Chih-Tang Chang


MUSIC: Katy Jarzebowski


VOICE (Mr. Camel): Sam Warfield

VOICE (Mrs. Camel): Laura Warfield

SONG “Time Goes On” Lyrics and Music: Katy Jarzebowski