CG short animated film

PORTALS official trailer, by Viktor Mazhlekov, Studio Sokerov and Chaos Group

T he Animated move “PORTALS“ tells us a story about one essence and her journey. During her journey she goes through many worlds and adventures, gaining experience. She undergoes many metamorphoses and transformations. Gone a long way and thousands of transformations the essence reaches her endpoint, to realize that there awaits new beginning, that she was not alone either for a second during her long time and she always had the support of the all because she is part of it. The soul meets another soul and both merge and continue …

a short animated film
visual concept & idea Viktor Mazhlekov
directed & written Simeon Sokerov
animation Studio Sokerov / produced by Chaos Group
music Doncho Genov & Anelia Pavlova / final song -Hap-Hej by DVA – Jan Kratochvil and Barbora Kratochvilova
script doctor Radoslav Kamburov
modeling, textures & shading Danail Nikov, Simeon Sokerov, Radosvet Mihtarski, Viktor Mazhlekov
animation Vesselin Kushev
technical directors Blagoy Kostov, Simeon Sokerov
compositing Simeon Sokerov, Blagoy Kostov

Render gallery

Still frame images

PORTALS - Short animated film by: Viktor Mazhlekov, Simeon Sokerov and Chaos Group
PORTALS - Short animated film by: Viktor Mazhlekov, Simeon Sokerov and Chaos Group
PORTALS - Short animated film by: Viktor Mazhlekov, Simeon Sokerov and Chaos Group
PORTALS - Short animated film by: Viktor Mazhlekov, Simeon Sokerov and Chaos Group
PORTALS - Short animated film by: Viktor Mazhlekov, Simeon Sokerov and Chaos Group
PORTALS - Short animated film by: Viktor Mazhlekov, Simeon Sokerov and Chaos Group
PORTALS - Short animated film by: Viktor Mazhlekov, Simeon Sokerov and Chaos Group
PORTALS - Short animated film by: Viktor Mazhlekov, Simeon Sokerov and Chaos Group
PORTALS - Short animated film by: Viktor Mazhlekov, Simeon Sokerov and Chaos Group
PORTALS - Short animated film by: Viktor Mazhlekov, Simeon Sokerov and Chaos Group
PORTALS - Short animated film by: Viktor Mazhlekov, Simeon Sokerov and Chaos Group
PORTALS - Short animated film by: Viktor Mazhlekov, Simeon Sokerov and Chaos Group
PORTALS - Short animated film by: Viktor Mazhlekov, Simeon Sokerov and Chaos Group
PORTALS - Short animated film by: Viktor Mazhlekov, Simeon Sokerov and Chaos Group
PORTALS - Short animated film by: Viktor Mazhlekov, Simeon Sokerov and Chaos Group

Concept Gallery

Concept art created especially for the animation.

Portals - Glaropitoria creature from the dark forest
Portals - Spellbinding crystal, placed in the dark forest
Portals Animation - Li'o Castle - Bright Faraway world
Portals Animation - Portamiterium - Bright Faraway world

“PORTALS” – the Animaton, is by idea and paintings of Viktor Mazhlekov with the support of Chaos Group and made by Studio Sokerov. It is short animation movie apr.9min. The film is set in a fantastic world of the author who create also the story. The animated film is made by the joint efforts of Victor Mazhlekov and the animator Simeon Sokerov, who has allso directed the film. All these efforts would not be possible without the financial support of Chaos Group and their renderer V-Ray.

Portals - short CG animated film, Director - Simeon Sokerov, Art Director - Viktor Mazhlekov

Without this two guys the animated CG film “PORTALS” would never become a reality. Left – Simeon Sokerov (director and scriptwriter), right – Viktor Mazhlekov (author of the art and story)

Portals Viktor Mazhlekov website
Portals Chaosgroup website
Portals Studio Sokerov website