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Shoot the dog!

We started from environment and I ended up talking about humanity and the responisibility carried by being human, like dealing with the consequences of your actions.
This short movie from 2001 deals with these issues, even though its main theme is apartheid in South Africa.
The director is Steve Pasvolsky, and the film was nominated [...]

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Warning: graphic scenes.Viewer discretion advised.

NOTE: while re-encoding to MP4 I changed the aspect ratio from 4:3 to 16:9 because… well, because it looked the right one. Feel free to correct me on this.
Put together Italo Calvino’s The Cloven Discount, with Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein and you may get close to the substance of this short movie.
Harvey [...]

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SEJONG PARK – Birthday Boy

Black Bear, Black Bear,Snow falls on the mountain.

I feel terribly ashamed admitting it, but the first time I saw this movie I didn’t get it. Yes, I completely missed the point, even though I found the animation awesome. Luckily, I often give a second chance, and that’s why you’re not going to miss this masterpiece. [...]

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MICHAEL J. ROWLAND – Flying Over Mother

Spring 1943: Vladimir is a ten years old Russian boy who lives with his mother and soon develop a passion for flight. Years later, his dream will go to crap…
Inspired to the life of Vladimir Komarov, Flying over Mother is a short movie produced at the Australian Film Television and Radio School and directed by [...]

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