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4.0
228 Ratings

The Old Lady and the Pigeons

La vieille dame et les pigeons

Directed by Sylvain Chomet
France, 1998
Animation, Comedy, Short

Synopsis

A starving gendarme, wasting away from hunger, is reduced to grabbing castoff snacks from fat American tourists…

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The Old Lady and the Pigeons Directed by Sylvain Chomet

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1998 | Nominee: Best Short Film, Animated

BAFTA Awards

1997 | Winner: Best Animated Short Film

César Awards

1998 | Nominee: Best Short Film

Genie Awards

1997 | Winner: Best Animated Short Film