1880, Paris. A disturbed teenage girl is confined to an asylum by a misguided doctor, who hypnotizes her as part of a 'cure' that invades her memory, her body & her dreams.
Director / DOP: Cordelia Beresford
14 minute short, 16mm
Oscar nominated short film written and directed by Peter Templeman, produced by Stuart Parkyn. Starring Thomas Campbell, Susan Prior, David Somerville, Rhys Muldoon, Robin Goldsworthy, Michael Booth and Nicholas Hammond.
This two minute short serves as an early stylistic exploration into developing an African style of animation. Created in 2005 as part of UNESCO's now defunct Africa Animated project, it has been cited as ''A pure, unique, almost only example, of how to use the African iconography to tell a relevant African story.'' (KIFF, 2006). Directed by Alfred Muchilwa (KENYA) and Godfrey Semwaiko (TANZANIA)