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In this puppet animation we meet a little boy who lives in a lonely, blurry world. His near-sightedness brings humiliations in the schoolyard and in his Grade 1 class. A visit to the eye doctor brings things into focus, and his first pair of glasses changes everything!

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Glasses, Brian Duchscherer, provided by the National Film Board of Canada

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  • direction
    Brian Duchscherer
  • design
    Brian Duchscherer
  • animation
    Brian Duchscherer
  • original story
    Erna Buffie
    Brian Duchscherer
  • puppets
    Brian Duchscherer
    Jennifer Small
  • set construction
    Brian Duchscherer
    Jennifer Small
  • additional set construction
    Peggy Arel
  • picture editing
    Hannele Halm
    Phyllis Lewis
  • digital imaging effects
    Susan Gourley
  • background optical graphics
    Pascale Nadeau
    Ishu Patel
  • lighting
    Éric Barbeau
    David De Volpi
  • technical assistance
    Éric Barbeau
    David De Volpi
  • voice talent
    Sonja Ball
    Jamieson Boulanger
    Kliment Dentchev
    Anna Papadakos
    Hayley Renolds
  • original music
    Judith Gruber-Stitzer
  • sound supervision
    Judith Gruber-Stitzer
  • musician
    Judith Gruber-Stitzer
    Peter Freeman
    Marc Villemure
  • sound editing
    Tony Reed
  • foley
    Karla Baumgardner
    Elana Medicoff
  • foley recording
    Geoffrey Mitchell
    Patrick Viegas
  • music recording
    Geoffrey Mitchell
    Patrick Viegas
  • voice recording
    Michel Chalut
  • track reading
    Michèle Soucy
  • final mix
    Jean Paul Vialard
    Shelley Craig
  • production coordination
    Éric Barbeau
    Richard Lesage
    Andrée Lachapelle
  • program administrator
    Gisèle Guilbault
    Carrol Smith
  • executive producer
    Barrie Angus McLean
    David Verrall
  • producer
    Marcy Page

  • ernike

    I no longer watch it

    ernike, 14 May 2012

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