This animated short features two soundtracks - in one, Frank narrates an autobiography,in the other, he reads off a list of words beginning with the letter "f." Tying the two soundtracks ... See full summary »
Nadia DeFranco lives in Toronto and she has spina bifida. This film follows her through some of her daily activities as she goes to school, works with her therapists, visits her relatives and lives life with her family.
Cruel, and utterly effective, Peter Foldes' experimentation with computer animation employs a bold speechless narrative to draw attention to the grave effects of consumerism. Who needs ethics when everything is within arm's reach?
This short, nominated for an Academy Award, is admittedly not incredible. You will not be awed by it nor will you be stirred or moved. That said, it is screamingly funny!! I found it delightful and a pleasure to watch! Another excellent production of the National Film Board of Canada! Most recommended.
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