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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).

Explore Our Past Work

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