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Once Upon a Line (2016)

A man leads a monotone, humdrum existence until he meets somebody.

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Alicja Jasina

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Alicja Jasina
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A man leads a monotone, humdrum existence until he meets somebody.

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July 2016 (Cyprus) See more »

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One of the ten animated short films to be shortlisted for consideration in the 2017 Academy Awards nominations. See more »

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Entertaining Short
26 February 2017 | by Michael_ElliottSee all my reviews

Once Upon a Line (2016)

*** (out of 4)

This here is a pretty entertaining animated short that shows how a man's routine life got a bit of energy after meeting a special woman. The animation to this is quite simple and I guess you'd say old-fashioned as well but that's just part of the charm and it turns out to be rather entertaining. This here was on a short list of films that just missed out on a Best Animated Short Oscar-nomination and I think it could be said that this here was worthy and especially compared to one of the film's that did get a nomination. I really liked the tone of the picture and I thought director Alicja Jasina did a very good job at telling the story and giving it a very good flow from start to finish.


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