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The Battle

Once more unto the breach… a cartoon tour inside the body of an aging man reveals a battleground in which there can be only one winner

Animation & Artists Moving Image 1970 5 mins


Hair turning grey? Bones starting to ache? Find out why in this animated exploration of the battleground inside the body of a soldier, in which there can only be one winner. Derek Phillips was a prolific amateur animator who self-distributed his short animated aphorisms. Each film explored a different design or method, but all share his caustic but humorous perspective on life.