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Dream Doll
Dream Doll

Dream Doll 1979

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Dream Doll 1979 Not Rated

13 mins United Kingdom Director. Zlatko Grgic, Bob Godfrey

It takes some clever thinking to make a film about a blow-up sex doll that is actually romantic. Though seemingly about sex, the film shows that what our lonely protagonist really needs is a relationship. This Anglo-Croatian co-production takes the plot of the 1956 French short The Red Balloon and stirs in some of the anarchic sex comedy of Bob Godfrey.

Zagreb Film had produced a number of internationally celebrated animated shorts from the 1950s onwards, with a unique blend of European and American influences. Co-director Zlatko Grgi_ had been one of their leading directors before emigrating to Canada but returned to work on this Oscar-nominated short. The beautiful watercolour backgrounds offer an interesting perspective on London through the eyes of a Croatian who might never have been there.

Directed by

Zlatko Grgic

Bob Godfrey

Genres

Comedy Sex comedy Animation & Artists Moving Image

Tags

Sex aids Relationships

Collection

The Pleasure Principle

Certificate

Not Rated This collection contains nudity which may be sexualised. Confirm you are over 15

Released

1979

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

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