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Desserts (1999)

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One fine day, a solitary man walking alone on a deserted beach, minding his own business, suddenly discovers a delicious chocolate éclair just lying there. Looking around to see if the coast is clear the man decides to eat the cake... Written by Mark Smith <msmith@osi.co.uk>

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The quintessential Short Film
16 November 1999 | by (Brisbane, Australia) – See all my reviews

If you want to make a Short Film, start by having a look at this one. A Short is hard to make and this one is a fantastic demonstration of a great idea explored by excellent film making. Definitely the best short I have ever seen.


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