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The Sand Castle

The Sand Castle

| 13 min

This short animated film features the sandman and the creatures he sculpts out of sand. These lively creatures build a castle and celebrate the completion of their new home, only to be interrupted by an uninvited guest. Cleverly constructed with nuance, the film leaves interpretation open to the viewer. The film took home an Oscar® for Best Animated Short Film.

  • director
    Co Hoedeman
  • editing
    Jacques Drouin
  • music
    Normand Roger
  • sound mixer
    Jean-Pierre Joutel
  • administration
    Jacqueline Marquis
  • producer
    Gaston Sarault
  • executive producer
    Pierre Moretti



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