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Bob's Birthday

Canada, 1993 (MIFF 1994, Animation Focus)

Director: Alison Snowden, David Fine

Surprise birthday parties can be risky. Especially when the guest of honour is turning forty. Poor Bob! It's tough turning forty! Midlife crisis and all, poor dear!

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UK, 1993
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Ah Pook Is Here

UK, 1994
A fascinating mixture of puppetry and computer animation techniques, based on a text by William S. Burroughs, with the music of John Cale. ... More »

Alice In Plasmaland

Sweden, 1993
Alice is a strange girl who has a doll's house full of bold and malicious figures. Be Alice's guest at her party. It'll be an event you'll never forget - because for Alice, every night is Saturday ni… More »

Altered Ego

UK, 1994
Behind the smile of a model lies a mind. But a cerebellum never got a centre-spread in Playboy. ... More »

Bert

Australia
Bert is just an ordinary revolting slob until his behaviour is transformed in a bathroom encounter. ... More »

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