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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (streaming video file) (10 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
  • Publisher: [San Francisco, California, USA] : National Film Board of Canada, 2011.

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General Note:
Title from title frames.
Film
In Process Record.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Originally produced by National Film Board of Canada in 2011.
Summary, etc.:
This Oscar-nominated animated short is a magical tale about life as seen through the eyes of a child. In keeping with their Sunday tradition, after mass a family flocks to grandma and grandpás house, where the chaotic discussion soon begins to resemble a raucous gathering of crows on power lines.. The local factory has shut its doors and, naturally, the adults cańt stop fretting about their money woes. On this particular grey Sunday, a young boy drops a coin on some nearby train tracks out of sheer boredom. Picking the coin up after a train has run over it, he discovers to his astonishment that an amazing transformation has taken place.. Winner of Best Short Film at the Berlin International Film Festival.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Language Note:
Silent
Subject: Motion pictures.
Genre: Short Film
Feature films.

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