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Best of the Best - Strange Tales of the Imagination
Best of the Best - Strange Tales of the Imagination
Genres: Indie & Art House, Kids & Family, Animation
NR     2001     1hr 30min

For the first time on DVD, the complete set of the National Film Board of Canada's Academy Award-winning and Oscar-Nominated animation shorts of strange tales of the imagination. "The Big Snit," Oscar nomination 1985. "The...  more »

     
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Genres: Indie & Art House, Kids & Family, Animation
Sub-Genres: Indie & Art House, Animation, Animation
Studio: Image Entertainment
Format: DVD - Color - Animated,Best of,Closed-captioned
DVD Release Date: 03/06/2001
Original Release Date: 01/01/1999
Theatrical Release Date: 01/01/1999
Release Year: 2001
Run Time: 1hr 30min
Screens: Color
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaDVD Credits: 1
Total Copies: 0
Members Wishing: 3
MPAA Rating: NR (Not Rated)
Languages: English

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Movie Reviews

More Wonderful Work from Our Friends at the NFB!
BlaskoFilms | Coon Rapids, MN United States | 01/31/2005
(5 out of 5 stars)

"Another winner in the Best of the Best Series from the National Film Board of Canada. In this volume, you get to see one of the first computer generated films, "Hunger," by Peter Foldes, a pixelated cautionary tale, "Neighbors," by Norman McClaren and Grant Munro and a radiant tale of desire, "Paradise," by Ishu Patel. As always with the NFB, the styles are divergent and the animation is absolutely outstanding.

I've said it before: to watch Canadian animation is to understand the possibilities of animation, treated with liberty and respect in the hands of liberated, respected artists. This disc, and others from the NFB, will have you asking, "Why don't we have an NFB in the USA?!" Enjoy!"