When the Day Breaks

In this animated short, Ruby the pig seeks affirmation in the city around her after witnessing the accidental death of a stranger… and finds it in surprising places. With deft humour and finely rendered detail, When the Day Breaks illuminates the links that connect our urban lives, while evoking the promise and fragility of a new day. Winner of over 40 prizes from around the world, the film also features singer Martha Wainwright.

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Film Credits

Wendy Tilby
Wendy Tilby
Amanda Forbis
Amanda Forbis
Judith Gruber-Stitzer
sound editing
Marie-Claude Gagné
Andy Malcolm
sound recording
Geoffrey Mitchell
Gaëtan Pilon
Shelley Craig
Jean Paul Vialard
David Verrall
executive producer
Barrie Angus McLean
David Verrall

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