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89 Ratings


Directed by Adam Elliot
Australia, 1996
Animation, Short, Comedy


Adam remembers his uncle. He had a hardware store, made a spider out of a pipe cleaner for Adam, had no kids and became sort of a surrogate parent to the lad. Adam’s aunt commits suicide, but his uncle is not lonely, thanks to his dog Reg.

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Uncle Directed by Adam Elliot

Awards & Festivals

Sydney Film Festival

1997 | Winner: Yoram Gross Award

AACTA International Awards

1997 | Winner: Best Short Animation Film

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