Balloon (1991)

UK, 1991
6m
colour
English

A British animated fantasy film directed by Ken Lidster.

Plot Summary

A shadow figure swallows balloons in an effort to make himself more solid and captures a lonely young girl who is attracted by the hissing sounds made by the deflating balloons.

Credits

Crew
Directed by: Ken Lidster
National Film and Television School
Written by: Ken Lidster
Animator: Ken Lidster
Editor: Jamie McCoan
Music: Julio d’Escriván
Sound Editor: Danny Hambrook

Cast
Belinda Crane (young girl)
Eddie Osei (the shadow)

Extracts included in
Animated Two: 24 September 1997