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Close To You

USA / Poland, 1994 (MIFF 1995, Animation)

Director: Maciek Albrecht

The jazz-singer and Mr Art-ln-Public-Piaces have spotted each other in the bustle of down town Bigcity. It was love at first sight. The only question is—will they find each other before the film ends?

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