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This animated short features two soundtracks - in one, Frank narrates an autobiography,in the other... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Won Oscar. Another 2 wins See more »
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Frank Film is perhaps a bit too pretentious for my tastes See more (6 total) »

Cast

 
Frank Mouris ... Himself (voice)

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Caroline Mouris 
Frank Mouris 
 
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Frank Mouris .... producer
 

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This film was selected to the National Film Registry, Library of Congress, in 1996.See more »
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Featured in Explorers (1985)See more »

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Frank Film is perhaps a bit too pretentious for my tastes, 15 July 2011
Author: tavm from Baton Rouge, La.

So I just got finished watching this animated short by Frank and Caroline Mouris that won the Academy Award for the year it was made and was put into the Library of Congress' National Film Registry during the '90s. In it, Frank is speaking in two soundtracks: one telling his life story and the other listing words that start with "F" or something with a similar sound. This happens as constantly flashing images of something relating to whatever subject is at hand is mentioned. It's initially fascinating to watch and hear but after a while I wondered when the whole damn thing would end! Still, it's worth a look if you're curious about this sort of thing.

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