Gopher Broke

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Gopher Broke


Director: Jeff Fowler
Script: Jeff Fowler
Music: Rob Cairns, Tony Morales
Production: Blur Studio
Distribution: Blur Studio
Year: 2004
Running Time: 4′
Country: USA

Oscar Nomination 2005

Styled in classic cartoon comedy tradition, Gopher Broke tells the tale of a cunning rodent’s smashing encounter with a produce truck on a lonely country road.


Jeff Fowler is a first time director. He won the right to direct a short by winning an internal story competition among Blur Studio staff.