2009 Official Selection, film index

The Spine

The Spine

  1. Overview
  2. Fact Sheet

Dan and Mary Rutherford have been married 26 years, and it's not going well. Dan has no spine and he shrivels before Mary, a sphere-shaped woman who smothers him with intimidation. But after Mary leaves him, Dan grows in strange and beautiful ways.

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: The Spine

    Directed by: Chris LANDRETH

    Country: Canada

    Year of production: 2008

    Running time: 11 min 18 s

  • Technique

    Category: Short film out of competition

    Techniques used: 3D Computer

    Process: Colour

    Target public: Young adults, Adults

  • Credits

    Directed by: Chris LANDRETH

    Production: ONF - OFFICE NATIONAL DU FILM DU CANADA, Steven HOBAN, Marcy PAGE

    Distribution: ONF - OFFICE NATIONAL DU FILM DU CANADA, Johanne ST-ARNAULD

    Script: Chris Landreth

    Animation: Chris Landreth