Puppetry Tag Archive

A Lovelorn Man Struggles Against Time, Memory & Oblivion in Carlos Lascano’s Wistful Short ‘The Puppeteer’

Live Action

29th November, 2017

DN speaks to Argentinian filmmaker Carlos Lascano about his dark tale of a puppeteer who finds himself trapped in a labyrinth of memory and fantasy.

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Gruff Rhys Journeys into the Transmedia Landscape of the ‘American Interior’

Documentary

8th May, 2014

The latest adventure by sonic explorer Gruff Rhys is an exceptional example of cross-platform storytelling where each individual element adds something

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Conor Finnegan Blends Puppetry & Animation in Short ‘Fear of Flying’

Animation

15th July, 2013

Described as "like stop-motion but feels a bit more wonky and analogue" Irish filmmaker Conor Finnegan joins us to talk about animated short film Fear of

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Prolyphic & Buddy Peace: Go Green

Music

2nd May, 2013

If like me you think there just aren’t enough rapping marionettes in hip hop these days, then you’re gonna love Aaron Lampert’s Go Green

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Unknown Mortal Orchestra: Swim and Sleep (Like A Shark)

Animation, Music

19th March, 2013

Having already showcased their skills as part of the THIS IS IT collective on the insanely inventive Don’t Hug Me I’m Scared, creative duo

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In the Blackout

Live Action

21st August, 2012

Love is complicated, especially when two inanimate objects, lost in an underground car park, find each other. This film tells the unlikely love story

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Advanced Base: Summer Music

Music

29th May, 2012

Following in the footsteps of the videos for Interpol’s Evil and Weezer’s Keep Fishin’ Writer/Director Philip Hodges brings some puppetry

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Herman Dune: Tell Me Something I Don't Know

Music

8th April, 2012

Don’t worry, your coffee hasn’t been spiked…that is Jon Hamm (aka Don Draper from Mad Men) hanging out with what looks like a miniature

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Keaton Henson: Small Hands

Animation, Music

25th March, 2012

For his directorial music promo debut Joseph Mann teamed up with talented puppeteer duo Jonny Sabbagh and Will Harper to create a bittersweet tale of

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Fine | Pryntyl

Music

9th March, 2012

The sound of one hand clapping may still be a question up for debate, but in Fine, the story of a soldier’s birth, life and death, Italian filmmaker

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Islands: Hallways

Music

25th February, 2012

Lex Halaby’s promo for Islands’ track Hallways sees front man Nicholas Thorburn rock out with a backing band of skeleton puppets.

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TUB

Live Action

9th September, 2011

Last year, I was inexplicably drawn to a short with the tagline: Paul jerked off in the shower. Paul just impregnated his bath tub. That short turned out to

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