When The Day Breaks

Director: Amanda Forbis, Wendy Tilby Year: 1999 Run Time: 10min

In this animated short, Ruby the pig seeks affirmation in the city around her after witnessing the accidental death of a stranger… and finds it in surprising places. 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. Winner of over 40 prizes from around the world, the film also features singer Martha Wainwright.


Director(s):

Amanda Forbis, Wendy Tilby

Producer(s):

David Verrall

Genre(s):

Drama, Sci-Fi/Fantasy

Language(s):

English

Closed Captioning:

English

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