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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (streaming video file) (13 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
  • Publisher: [San Francisco, California, USA] : National Film Board of Canada, 2008.

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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 2008.
Summary, etc.:
A mixture of puppet and hand-drawn animation, THE NECKTIE is the story of Valentin and his quest to find meaning in his life. Stuck in a dead-end job, he has forgotten all about the things that used to bring him joy. Years pass, and boredom replaces all his aspirations and hope for the future. It is only on his 40th birthday, when he rediscovers an old accordion hidden in the depths of his closet, that he regains his lust for life.. Nominated for The Annecy Cristal at the Annecy International Animated Film Festival. Winner of Best Canadian Short Film at the Montr©♭al World Film Festival.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Language Note:
Silent
Subject: Motion pictures.
Genre: Comedy
Feature films.

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