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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
Siyanda, Protector of Plants
Finders Keepers
Hang On
In One Ear
Cellarworks
Recycled Rubbish
The Puppet Whisperer
Mischief
Rubbish
Outside In
The Welcoming Party - Ruhrtriennale
Millworks
Sleep Tight
Catch Your Breath
The Lost And Moated Land
Lighten Up
Shopworks
The Welcoming Party - MIF
Animating the Brain
The Broke 'N' Beat Collective
Bank On It
Hospitalworks
Paradise