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HERZOG AND THE MONSTERS


Director: Lesley barnes

Scotland, 2006, 4 min

Festival Year:2008

Category:Animation

Crew:Producer: Glasgow School of Art - Original Score & Sound: Al Paxton (metronomes) - Animation: Lesley Barnes

Sales:Lesley Barnes, Director - Glasgow, U.K. - T: +44 (0)141 334 5780

Email:lesleytoast AT aol.com

Web:www.lesleybarnes.co.uk

Synopsis

In a digital cut-out animated film, a graphic fairytale is depicts little Herzog's journey through a forest. The woods are full of monsters that are actually letters. The film explores how language has the ability to embody wealth.

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About the director

Lesley Barnes graduated with an MA in Motion Graphics from the Glasgow School of Art.

Filmmaker's note

A graduation film inspired by Maurice Sendak's book Where the Wild Things Are, the silhouette animation of Lotte Reiniger and old books...

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