1985 Award Winners, film index



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A carnival, in lines and colours, in movement and music with inkbrush work and oil pastels.

Award in Annecy

Special Award for animation(1985)

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: Carnival

    Directed by: Susan YOUNG

    Inspired by the Toxteth riots in Liverpool 8, Susan Young made "Thin Blue Lines" (in competition, Annecy 83). She graduated from the RCA in 1985 with "Carnival" (Special Award, Annecy 85) and has since worked on short films, commercials and music videos with various artists including "Umbabarauma" (Beleza Tropical) and "Fire" (Jimi Hendrix), both selected at the Annecy Festival . Her films are screened on TV and in festivals, and she has been a jury member at many animation festivals.

    Country: United Kingdom

    Year of production: 1985

    Running time: 07 min 30 s

  • Technique


    Process: Colour

  • Credits

    Directed by: Susan YOUNG

    Production: RCA - ROYAL COLLEGE OF ART

    Script: Susan Young

    Animation: Susan Young

    Music: Carl Washington