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THE EPIC OF GILGAMESH

My re-interpretation of the epic of gilgamesh, hope you like it!
Art Director: Alejandro Diaz/Rocket House Animation (https://www.rockethouseanimation.com/)

GILGAMESH

GILGAMESH

ENKIDU

ENKIDU

ISHTAR

ISHTAR

SCENE 1:THE CEDAR FOREST & HUWAWA 
Gilgamesh wanting to immortalize his name, convinces Enkidu to take a trip to the Cedar Forest with the mission to defeat the Guardian Huwawa

SCENE 1:THE CEDAR FOREST & HUWAWA
Gilgamesh wanting to immortalize his name, convinces Enkidu to take a trip to the Cedar Forest with the mission to defeat the Guardian Huwawa

SCENE 2:HUWAWA'S FALL
Gilgamesh and Enkidu win the battle and take the Huwawa's head as a trophy back to Uruk

SCENE 2:HUWAWA'S FALL
Gilgamesh and Enkidu win the battle and take the Huwawa's head as a trophy back to Uruk

SCENE 3:THE BULL OF HEAVEN
The heroes return to Uruk and their exploits captivate the goddess #Isthar who proposes to #Gilgamesh be his lover ... Gilgamesh rejects her offer and the goddess in revenge summoms The Bull of Heaven to destroy the city.

SCENE 3:THE BULL OF HEAVEN
The heroes return to Uruk and their exploits captivate the goddess #Isthar who proposes to #Gilgamesh be his lover ... Gilgamesh rejects her offer and the goddess in revenge summoms The Bull of Heaven to destroy the city.

SCENE 4:THE CURSE OF ISHTAR
After Gilgamesh and Enkidu defeats the Bull of Heaven, the goddess Ishtar stands up on the walls of Uruk with the intention of cursing Gilgamesh. Enkidu interferes and thanks to that Ishtar curses him instead and die

SCENE 4:THE CURSE OF ISHTAR
After Gilgamesh and Enkidu defeats the Bull of Heaven, the goddess Ishtar stands up on the walls of Uruk with the intention of cursing Gilgamesh. Enkidu interferes and thanks to that Ishtar curses him instead and die

SCENE 5:THE WATERS OF DEATH
After the dead of his friend enkidu, Gilgamesh (now an old man) becomes fearfull of his own death. So he start to seek the secret of the ethernal life. For that he must find Utnapishtim that lives beyond the waters of death

SCENE 5:THE WATERS OF DEATH
After the dead of his friend enkidu, Gilgamesh (now an old man) becomes fearfull of his own death. So he start to seek the secret of the ethernal life. For that he must find Utnapishtim that lives beyond the waters of death