An animator finds himself trying to explain his (lack of) artistic vision to his creations, who just aren't impressed.

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Gina Clayton ... (voice)
Hannah Kravitz ... (voice)
Vivian Chelette ... (voice)
Ami Choi ... (voice)
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Bob Zehrer ... Dancer
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An animator finds himself trying to explain his (lack of) artistic vision to his creations, who just aren't impressed.

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Fantastic
14 June 2006 | by See all my reviews

I came by a low-quality AVI file of this animation years ago as a hidden feature on a magazine-cover CD. I still pull it out occasionally for fun - it's that memorable.

It's hard to say any more about such a short film without spoiling parts of it, bar to say that it's a clever joke upon itself - when one of the characters asks the animator to explain something, the animator replies "Listen, I can't say anything more about that - I have to make these metaphors really obscure so that the audience can spend lots of time analysing them".

Truly a 10/10 concept.


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