A stop motion short by Kangmin Kim recounting the dark (and true) tale of a gruesome childhood rite of passage.
Here’s how the puppets were assembled.
A festival-favourite 2016 short by Tel Aviv based animators Hani Dombe & Tom Kouris. To wit:
Lili refuses to let go of her childhood and fights a sandstorm that threatens to take it away. In the heart of the storm she rediscovers the joy of childhood, but forced to choose between illusion and reality.
Further to yesterday’s post about the schools collection from Duchas – stories handwritten by schoolchildren in Ireland in the 1930s…
The image above might bring some people back to their Irish childhood education. I found it while looking through some of my old primary school copybooks. The closing line is the real killer…
Yesterday: How We Wrote
Or a golden opportunity.