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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (streaming video file) (12 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
  • Publisher: [San Francisco, California, USA] : National Film Board of Canada, 1973.

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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 1973.
Summary, etc.:
In this Oscar-nominated animated short film, director Peter Fold©·s depicts one mańs descent into greed and gluttony. Rapidly dissolving and ever-evolving images create a contrast between abundance and want. One of the first films to use computer animation, this satire serves as a cautionary tale against self-indulgence in a world still plagued by hunger and poverty.. Winner of Best Animated Film at the BAFTA Awards. Winner of Best Short Film at the Cannes Film Festival.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Language Note:
Silent
Subject: Anthropology.
Race relations.
Genre: Short Film
Feature films.

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