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Specky Four Eyes (2010)

Director: Jean-Claude Rozec

A young boy is forced by his parents to wear glasses, he doesn't want to as the blurry indistinct shapes that he sees are turned by his imagination into wild beasts and fantasy landscapes they he likes more. After being teased by his classmates and forced by his teacher to wear them, he throws them away and tries to walk home without them, with strange results.

I enjoyed this short as it had all the elements for a good story and the animation was done well and was suited to the feel of the film.

I liked the imaginary creatures conjured up by the poor eyesight of the main character, in particular the shell creature and the dragon.

A great little short and I would recommend this film if you get a chance to see it.


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