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21 Ratings


Directed by Suzie Templeton
United Kingdom, 2002
Animation, Short


A young boy and his father live in a dull, lonely house with the shadow of mourning hanging over them both. The boy misses his mother but gets no comfort from his father’s ascertains that she went peacefully. This tragedy is added to by the family dog which is looking increasingly unhealthy.

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Dog Directed by Suzie Templeton

Awards & Festivals

BAFTA Awards

2002 | Winner: Best Short Animation

Edinburgh International Film Festival

2001 | Winner: Best New British Animation

Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival

2002 | Winner: Best Story (Animated Dreams Award)

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