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Billy's Balloon (1998)

A balloon wraps itself around a young child's hand, bringing him higher and higher, much to the child's delight... but...

Director:

Don Hertzfeldt

Writer:

Don Hertzfeldt
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A balloon wraps itself around a young child's hand, bringing him higher and higher, much to the child's delight... but...

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October 1998 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Billy lufija See more »

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Bitter Films See more »
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Spoofs The Red Balloon (1956) See more »

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funny funny!
2 August 2006 | by hippofairySee all my reviews

so... it's a cartoon, where nobody dies, there's no blood, and the only violence involved is with a balloon. how much better can it get? plus we've all played hit-your-friend-in-the-head-with-the-balloon when we were kids. this is just one of the funniest things that i've ever watched. Rolling on the floor laughing funny. The first time i saw Billy's Balloon was at the Hawaii International Film Festival, and it was being screened with a whole bunch of other shorts. Billy was the best by far. It also introduced me to Bitterfilms and Don who i absolutely adore. if you like billy's balloon, check out Don's other work. you won't be disappointed.


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