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An animated antidote to the hipster beard trend, offering a stark warning not to let your face fur get out of control.
Animation & Artists Moving Image 1978 10 mins
Best known for his clean-lined visuals on Pink Floyd’s Dark Side of the Moon tour, filmmaker Ian Emes uses an appropriately scratchier look in this bizarre short. Produced directly on paper with ink-pen over many months, as the film progresses in ever wilder fashion it seems the protagonist’s relationship with his beard may not be dissimilar to that of the artist and his film.
- Animation & Artists Moving Image
- United Kingdom
Animation & Artists Moving Image
Animation & Artists Moving Image 1967 24 mins Director: Diana Potter
“Live animation” of Lewis Carroll’s nonsense poem adventure from the maker of Captain Pugwash
Animation & Artists Moving Image 1969 5 mins Director: Vera Linnecar
And you thought followers were a good thing… This cartoon on innovators and imitators is a colourful delight as well as cautionary tale
Animation & Artists Moving Image 1948 4 mins
Vibrant, progressive animation contrasts with some outdated attitudes in this Electricity Council cartoon on energy usage
Animation & Artists Moving Image 1966 8 mins Director: Nancy Hanna
If 2001’s Star Gate sequence was a bit more laid back and accompanied by lift music, it might look a little something like this…
Animation & Artists Moving Image 1964 11 mins Director: Vera Linnecar
As cartoon musical training films about fruit packer’s go, this ones a real peach
Animation & Artists Moving Image 1980 7 mins Director: Vera Linnecar
An alternative cartoon cat and mouse chase produced by a trio of pioneer women animators
Animation & Artists Moving Image 1954 72 mins Director: John Halas
Sixty years young, this British cartoon of George Orwell’s political ‘fairy story’ is still the most abiding adaptation of this powerful, cautionary tale for all ages.
Animation & Artists Moving Image 1984 14 mins
An intricate, multi-layered exploration of the aesthetic and philosophical aspects of Švankmajer's animated films.
Animation & Artists Moving Image 1955 11 mins Director: Lotte Reiniger
A silent silhouette animation of the classic fairy tale.
Animation & Artists Moving Image 1954 10 mins Director: Lotte Reiniger
The Brothers Grimm's story springs to life in intricate silhouette animation.
Animation & Artists Moving Image 1955 10 mins Director: Lotte Reiniger
An enchanting silhouette animation of Hans Christian Andersen's fairy tale.
Animation & Artists Moving Image 1953 11 mins Director: Lotte Reiniger
A kindly bear, an evil dwarf and two sisters populate a magical animated fairy story.
Biopic 2017 95 mins Director: Hugh Welchman
The first ever fully painted feature film takes us through the last days of Vincent van Gogh.
Biopic 2017 127 mins Director: Destin Daniel Cretton
Woody Harrelson, Brie Larson and Naomi Watts play members of an anarchic family that refuses society's norms, in this moving and offbeat drama from the director of Short Term 12.
Comedy 2016 98 mins Director: Daniel Scheinert
Paul Dano and a flatulent corpse (Daniel Radcliffe) excel in this bizarre, yet surprisingly moving surreal comedy.
Drama 2007 158 mins Director: Paul Thomas Anderson
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Documentary 2016 193 mins Director: Bertrand Tavernier
Director Bertrand Tavernier guides us on a fascinating voyage through French film history, from the 1930s through to the '70s.
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