The Cracked Pot


When a water-bearing pot slips from a ledge and cracks, it fears it has lost its value. Sometimes life's hardships open our eyes to a greater purpose.

Directed by : Sam Yousefian


Drama / Short Films



Run Time

4 min


United States


Directed by: Sam Yousefian

Produced by: Rob Fried

Written by: Sam Yousefian

Written by: Rob Fried

Executive Producer: Noessa Higa

Co-Producer: Craig Ginsberg

Art Director: Ramiro Cazaux

Character Animator: Sam Yousefian

Character Animator: Hsinping Pan

Painting: Ramiro Cazaux

Painting: Hsinping Pan

Storyboards: Rajesh Bhavnani

Original Score by: Patrick Kirst

Sound Design and Mix: Scott Bruzenak

Additional Sound Design: Justin Dzuban

: Greg B. Curtis

Sound Recording Engineer: Peter Roth

Music Contractor: Noah Gladstone

Legal Counsel: J. Jason Dollar

Post Production: Branden Morris