A true love story about a Morse code instructor finding her path during WWII. Code Ruth blends stop motion techniques and archival materials to share a family's history of connecting through technology. Follow news about the animated documentary here.


Directed and Animated by Caroline Voagen Nelson
Sound Design and Sound Mixing by Chris Burke
Fabrication/Animation Assistant: Eman Akram Nader
Script Supervisor: Katy Nelson
Mentor: David Mattingly
Stop Motion Advisor: Robert Lyons


Movies by Moonlight series, Ann Arbor, Michigan

06/20, Thursday, 10:00 pm @ lawn at Top of the Park, 915 E. Washington St


Florida Film Festival, Maitland Florida

04/17, Wednesday, 6:45pm pm @ Enzian Theater

04/18, Thursday, 11:00 am, Panelist, The Wild World of Independent Animation @Enzian Theater

04/19, Friday, 8:30pm pm @ Regal Winter Park Village

Ann Arbor Film Festival, Ann Arbor, Michigan

03/30, Saturday, 11:00 am @ Michigan Theater

Tricky Women Film Festival, Vienna, Austria

03/15, Friday, 6 pm @ Metro Kino Kultur Haus / Film Archiv Austria

03/16, Saturday, 2pm @Metro Kino Kultur Haus / Film Archiv Austria

Cuculorus Film Festival, Wilmington, NC

11/08, 10:15 am @ Thalian Black

11/11, 07:45PM @ Jengo's Playhouse

Panelist, Animation & Documentary Panel, ANNY Best of Fest, New York, NY

10/06, 2:00 pm @ 180 Maiden Lane

Tallgrass Film Festival, Wichita, Kansas

10/19, 10:15 am @ Wichita Public Library

Artist Talk/Screenings, MWP Art Museum, Utica, NY

9/11, 4:00pm @ MWP Art Museum Auditorium


Director Interview with We Are Moving Stories