Genie Awards 2008: Madame Tutli-Putli

An interview with Genie winners for Best Animated Short: Maciek Szczerbowski, Chris Lavis and Marcy Page. [flv:http://www.popjournalism.ca/magazine/images/video/Genie_TutliPutli.flv 590 330]

Madame Tutli-Putli plot summary: Madame Tutli-Putli boards the night train. As day descends into dark, she finds herself alone, caught up in a desperate metaphysical adventure. Adrift between real and imagined worlds, Madame Tutli-Putli is drawn into an undertow of mystery and suspense. The NFB present a stunning, stop-motion animated film that takes the viewer on an exhilarating existential journey. It introduces groundbreaking visual techniques and is supported by a haunting and original score. Painstaking care and craftsmanship in form and detail bring to life a fully imagined, tactile world unlike any you have seen. The night train awaits you.

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