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Release Date:
26 February 2008 (USA) See more »
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Twin girls overcome physical limitations to learn the secrets of heaven and nature. See more »
Plot:
Dr. Reineger is a child neuro-psychologist who has become confident that the twin Anna has a rare form of autism called Asperger's Syndrome... See more » | Full synopsis »
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Intricate mystery revolving around, and beyond, imagination See more (16 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Ed K. Gildersleeve ... Dr. Reineger

Nikki Haddad ... Anna Woodruff

Jessi Haddad ... Sarah Woodruff
Courtney Sanford ... Janice Woodruff
Travis Poelle ... Roland Woodruff
Anthony Caraday ... Young Doctor Reineger
Bob Gerlach ... Pastor Bob
Laura Leiser ... Receptionist
Kevin Le ... Kevin
John Le ... John
Jason Byrne ... Search party
Laina Kim ... Funeral attendee / search party
Sebastian Brown ... Search party
Burton Bush ... Funeral attendee
Melissa Haddad ... Funeral attendee
Miwa Matreyek ... Funeral attendee
Robert Berry ... Guy in bar
Lidia Meier ... Assistant to Dr. Reineger
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jordan Greenhough ... Chav / Cowboy
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Directed by
Eric Leiser 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Eric Leiser 

Produced by
Robert Berry .... executive producer
Joseph Cahill .... producer
Greg Leiser .... co-executive producer
 
Original Music by
Jeffrey Leiser 
 
Cinematography by
Eric Leiser 
Nathan Meier 
 
Film Editing by
Eric Leiser 
Tyler Phillips 
 
Art Direction by
Eric Leiser 
 
Set Decoration by
Eric Leiser 
 
Makeup Department
Tasio Camoo .... makeup artist
Brian Wade .... special makeup effects supervisor
 
Production Management
Joseph Cahill .... production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Nathan Meier .... assistant director
 
Art Department
Eric Leiser .... set designer
 
Sound Department
Rickley W. Dumm .... consultant
Joel Krantz .... consultant
Goeun Lee .... sound
Jeffrey Leiser .... sound editor
Trevor Metz .... audio consultant
John Richard Morris IV .... audio consultant
Victoria Rose Sampson .... consultant
Solange S. Schwalbe .... consultant
 
Special Effects by
Anthony Barcelo .... special effects
 
Visual Effects by
Anthony Barcelo .... digital compositor
Andrew Jewell .... junior compositor
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Jose Aguirre .... camera operator
Burton Bush .... assistant camera
Eric Lane .... key grip (as Eric Lane Kostüm)
 
Animation Department
Eric Leiser .... animator
 
Other crew
Jay Masonek .... production coordinator
Max Winston .... puppeteer
 
Thanks
Ezra Buzzington .... sincere thanks
Jan Svankmajer .... special thanks
 

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USA:70 min
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Quotes:
Sarah Woodruff:But the fawn makes everything so clear!
Anna Woodruff:Of course it does, but mom and dad can't see. They forgot what it means to dream. They use our disabilities as an excuse not to believe.
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Movie Connections:
References Eclectic Shorts by Eric Leiser (2004) (V)See more »

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12 out of 20 people found the following review useful.
Intricate mystery revolving around, and beyond, imagination, 19 May 2007
Author: tipani from Finland

I was privileged to be able to enjoy this beautifully crafted film, screened at Aarhus Festival of Independent Arts in Denmark.

The story begins and revolves around the enigmatic twins, Anna and Sarah, whose parents contact Dr. Reineger to conduct a research regarding visions they see. A big part of the film is animated, mostly with stop-motion technique, by Eric Leiser, which combined with the absolutely terrific atmospheric score by Jeffrey Leiser creates an unique viewing pleasure. These imagination scenes are also often the force that further allows the unfolding of the multi-layered plot.

I was amazed by the animation and music alone, but on top of that, director Leiser has also created an enjoyable viewing experience, which I hope will meet many many audience members in the future.

Warmly recommended!

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