Director: DuÅ¡an VukotiÄ‡
Vukotic plays out the human drama of love, jealousy, murder and suicide in the environment of plastic beach toys. Winner of the first Academy Award for animation outside the United States.
Academy Award, Best Animated Short, 1962; 1st Prize, San Francisco, 1961.
The final world is neighbourly boorishness. Two neighbours are getting along fine, until one buys a small piccolo and aggravates the other by repeating the bird's tune in the middle of the night. Vuk… More »
A countdown on a child learning to walk - arguably the best 'mini mini' made. ... More »
Vukotic's best film, mixing live action with animation. ... More »
Shot entirely in live-action with animation painted on the film: an experiment stemming from the live-action sequences in the earlier Play. A tired washed-out individual is publicly menaced by a red … More »