STAY – Quarantine Short Film is a four-minute animated film by Kevin Lau, a designer and animator based in New York. The film tells the story of a man who is isolated in a hotel room during the COVID-19 pandemic and receives a mysterious package that changes his perspective. The film was created by Lau in 14 days using Blender, Photoshop and After Effects, while he was undergoing mandatory quarantine after returning from abroad. The film combines realistic 3D animation with stylized 2D elements, creating a contrast between the mundane and the fantastical. The film also features an original score by Secession Studios, adding to the suspense and emotion of the story.