The Orchard

1996
10min
Short
The Orchard
Synopsis: 

From an Academy Award-nominated animator (The Frog, The Dog and the Devil). An old man lives alone high above a sea-side village. One morning the village is jolted by a sharp earthquake. Nobody is hurt but the old man remains very distressed, as he expects a tidal wave to follow. Unable to attract the villagers' attention, in desperation he sets fire to his own property.

Status: 
Released
Genre: 
Animation, Family

Credits:

Directed by: 
Produced by: 
Screenplay by: 
Festival/Awards: 
2001 - St Tropez Antipodes Film Festival
Technical information: 
Colour, 35 mm

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