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The Lost Glove

It’s that time of year when gloves get lost, and found…

Featuring the amazing handwork of Theatre Rites' puppeteers, the film tells a story of a timid glove lost in a big city - told with surprising use of found objects (3 minutes. 50 seconds).

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The Lost And Moated Land
Hang On
Millworks
The Thought That Counts
Unfolding Andersen
Mischief
In One Ear
Paradise
Hospitalworks
Outside In
Recycled Rubbish
Lighten Up
Shopworks
Rubbish
The Puppet Whisperer
Beasty Baby
Sleep Tight
Cellarworks
Bank On It
Houseworks
Catch Your Breath
Finders Keepers
Tentworks
Salt