Monsieur Pointu

Monsieur Pointu


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The NFB's 32nd Oscar®-nominated film.

This animated short about virtuoso stage entertainer Monsieur Pointu (Paul Cormier) is screen magic at its best. Here, the man and his violin are literally taken apart - head, feet, limbs, various items of stage attire, bow, strings, and box all go into their own separate acts, with strange and amusing results.

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Monsieur Pointu, Bernard Longpré & André Leduc, provided by the National Film Board of Canada

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  • director
    Bernard Longpré
    André Leduc
  • producer
    René Jodoin
  • camera
    Co Hoedeman
  • sound
    Roger Lamoureux
  • sound editing
    Gilles Quintal

  • aburto

    It's fantastic!

    aburto, 26 Jun 2013

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