Rocks in my Pockets
Signe Baumane, USA/Latvia, 2014
Prod. Year: 2014
Running Time: 88 min.
Production Company: Rocks in my Pockets LLC
Type of material: HD
Synopsis: Personal story of animator Signe Baumane about the women from her family, including herself, and their battles with madness. The film is packed with visual metaphors, surreal images and her twisted sense of humor.
Festivals: Karlovy Vary IFF (world premiere: Main Competition; FIPRESCI Award) / San Sebastian IFF / Gijon IFF / Busan IFF
A welcome contrast to modern computer-generated animation, telling and adult tale with dark humour.
Modern milestone in animated storytelling
A very personal animated film that explores depression (…) with wit, surreal invention and insight.
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