Happiness is a brilliant short animated social satire directed and animated by Steve Cutts. The music themes featured are “Habanera” by Bizet and “Morning Mood” by Edvard Grieg.

This is the story of a rodent’s unrelenting quest for happiness and fulfilment.


Steve Cutts is a UK based illustrator and animator working mainly with Adobe After Effects, Toon Boom Harmony, Photoshop, Cinema 4D and Manga Studio. His recent work includes the “LA-Z Rider” couch gag for “The Simpsons” and the music video for “Are You Lost In The World Like Me?” for Moby which won the 2017 Webby Award in the Online Film & Video Animation category. He has also worked on projects for renowned agencies across the world including UNESCO, The Gaia Foundation, Isobar, LMFM, and Analogfolk’. His work has been featured on various television networks, including Adult Swim and Fox in the US and Channel 4 in the UK.

All images © Steve Cutts / Happiness


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