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The Play


Directed by Dušan Vukotić
Yugoslavia, 1967
Short, Family


In this child play, a boy and a girl, filmed ‘live’, draw characters and compete whose is better. The girl draws a flower and the boy draws a cow that eats it. Then a drawn lion chases a drawn girl, all until this becomes serious and turns into a real modern-day war.

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The Play Directed by Dušan Vukotić

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1964 | Nominee: Best Short Subject, Cartoons

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