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Title Nine nation animation [videorecording].

Imprint [New York] : New Yorker Video, c2011.


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 GDL Brand Library DVD    ANIM NNA    Available
Description 1 videodisc (82 min.) : sd., col. and b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, widescreen and full screen presentations.
Language In English, Chinese, Farsi, Norwegian, and Swedish, with English subtitles.
Note Title from container.
At head of title: The World According to Shorts.
DVD release of short films originally produced 2001-2009.
Summary Deconstruction workers: Two construction workers come to the realization that alienation is the norm as the world around them self-destructs.
Average 40 matches: A group of matchsticks come to life and work together to satisfy their craving for cigarettes.
Bamiyân: A Chinese monk and a tiger travel to Afghanistan to see the Buddhist statues of Bamiyân.
Please say something: Follows the dysfunctional relationship of a workaholic cat and an abusive novelist mouse.
Flatlife: Four residents are unable to peacefully co-exist in four adjoining apartments.
She who measures: Satisfied consumers litter the landscape with pop culture detritus.
Home road movies: A British family experiences Europe in a snazzy traveling car "without forgetting who won the war."
The tale of how: An engineer mouse finds a way to defeat a sea monster.
Never like the first time: Two men and two women from diverse backgrounds recount the stories of their first sexual experiences.
The runt: A young boy who lives on rabbit a farm with his uncle and father adopts the runt of the litter with the understanding that after a year he must kill it.
Note Special feature: Theatrical trailers.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Contents Bygningsarbeidere = Deconstruction workers / Kajsa Naess (Norway) (2008) (6 min.) -- Ortalama 40 çöp = Average 40 matches / Burkay Doğan & M. Şakir Arslan (Turkey) (2007) (3 min.) -- Bamiyân / Patrick Pleutin (France) (2008) (14 min.) -- Please say something / David O'Reilly (Ireland/Germany) (2009) (10 min.) -- Flatlife / Jonas Geirnaert (Belgium) (2004) (11 min.) -- She who measures / Veljko Popović (Croatia) (2008) (7 min.) -- Home road movies / Robert Bradbrook (UK) (2001) (12 min.) -- The tale of how / the Blackheart Gang (South Africa) (2006) (4 min.) -- Aldrig som första gången! = Never like the first time! / Jonas Odell (Sweden) (2006) (14 min.) -- Bonus film. The runt / Andreas Hykade (Germany) (2006) (10 min.).
Genre/Form Animated films.
Short films.
Added Author Næss, Kajsa.
Doğan, Burkay.
Arslan, M. Şakir.
Pleutin, Patrick.
O'Reilly, David, 1985-
Geirnaert, Jonas, 1982-
Popović, Veljko.
Bradbrook, Robert.
Odell, Jonas, 1962-
Hykade, Andreas, 1968-
Blackheart Gang.
World According to Shorts (Organization)
New Yorker Video (Firm)
Added Title World According to Shorts presents nine nation animation
9 nation animation
ISBN 1567304990
Standard No. 717119115241
Music No. NYD 115211 New Yorker Video

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