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L'oeuf

Directed by Clorinda Warny
Canada, 1971 (animation, 5 minutes, colour, French)
Also known as "The Egg"
L'oeuf
Photo © National Film Board of Canada

Film Description:
"The symbolic value of the egg throughout history is represented in this film in colourful animation without commentary. The importance attached to the egg as one of the realities of nature appears in the art and architecture of all ancient civilizations. In modern times it still holds a place in traditional observance. The animation artist develops this theme in colourful, surprising sequences. Film without words."
-- National Film Board of Canada (source)

Film Credits (partial):
Produced by: Pierre Moretti
Film Editing: Pierre Lemelin
Music: Maurice Blackburn
Production Company: Office national du film du Canada / National Film Board of Canada
(sources)

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