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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

Unfolding Andersen
The Lost And Moated Land
Finders Keepers
Cellarworks
Millworks
Shopworks
Mischief
Mojo
Lighten Up
Catch Your Breath
Salt
Rubbish
The Welcoming Party - Ruhrtriennale
In One Ear
Animating the Brain
Houseworks
Bank On It
Siyanda, Protector of Plants
The Welcoming Party - MIF
Paradise
Outside In
The Puppet Whisperer
The Thought That Counts
The Broke 'N' Beat Collective