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With deft humour and finely rendered detail, When the Day Breaks illuminates the links that connect our urban lives, while evoking the promise and fragility of a new day.
1999 | Winner: Palme d'Or - Best Short Film
2000 | Nominee: Best Short Film, Animated
2000 | Winner: Animation (SXSW Competition Award)
2000 | Winner: Film & Video - Animation
Watch it here: http://www.nfb.ca/film/when_the_day_breaks/
Intriguing Rotoscoping archive ultimately superseded by 'Waking Life'.
Perfect for dark days.
What a harrowing short. The transition, the music, the color worked well together. Nothing extraordinary but it broke my heart :'(