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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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Finders Keepers
Big Up!
Bank On It
The Welcoming Party - MIF
Lighten Up
The Thought That Counts
Animating the Brain
In One Ear
Siyanda, Protector of Plants
Mischief
Paradise
Cellarworks
The Puppet Whisperer
Hang On
Hospitalworks
Robot Boy, the film
Salt
Sleep Tight
The Lost And Moated Land
Recycled Rubbish
Rubbish
The Welcoming Party - Ruhrtriennale
The Broke 'N' Beat Collective
Catch Your Breath