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Le Ballon Rouge

Albert Lamorisse Perancis, 1956

Bernardo Crastes's rating of the film The Red Balloon

I don't think I have ever seen a movie this innocent and sweet. It has such a beautiful story and great camerawork following the boy and the balloon through Paris. So much is told with little words. Eventually it gets a bit repetitive, but the short length never lets it fall into redundance. The ending is just sublime, goosebump-inducing really.