Stephen Fry narrates soulful animated insect fairytale Cicada Princess

The mating ritual of the cicada takes on a sweeping, romantic tone in the lyrical animated film Cicada Princess. Stephen Fry's voice helps bring to life the grand ball where all cicadas go looking for love.

Mauricio Baiocchi directed the short and the incredible score was composed by Jesse Solomon Clark. You can watch a brief documentary on the scoring process below:

[via Everything Animated]