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The Jockstrap Raiders

Directed by Mark Nelson

Short Narrative
United States | 19 min | 2011

The Jockstrap Raiders takes place during World War I in Leeds, England. A group of underdog misfits are excluded from the war due to various abnormalities.

Threatened by the invading German Kaiser and his army, they must learn to become a team and overcome their deficiencies in order to save Britain and the world.

The Jockstrap Raiders - Mark NelsonMark Nelson
Director, Writer

Nelson already has many years of professional experience creating 3D animated visual effects and pre-visualizations for video games and major motion pictures, including “Star Trek,” “Iron Man 2,” “Thor,” “War Horse” and the upcoming “Men in Black III” and “Total Recall.”

The Jockstrap Raiders

Film Information

Director: Mark Nelson
Country: United States
Year: 2011
Language: English
Runtime: 19 min


Voices: Fred Tatasciore, Devin Uzan, Tony DiMonte
Gordy Haab
Sound Designer/Rerecording Mixer:
Roland N. Thai
Foley Editor:
Goeun Lee
Effects: Patrick Smith, Mark Nelson
Additional Animation: Jason Thielen

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