The Squirrel and the Penguin

The Squirrel and the Penguin
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The Squirrel and the Penguin (2012)

Country: United Kingdom

Duration: 5 min

Genre: Short, Animation

Directors: Anna Benner, Jens Blank

Screenplay: Anna Benner, Jens Blank

Cast: Monique Squeri, Rhashan Stone

Producers: Anna Benner, Michael Etherton, Stephen Francis, Lise McQuillin

Music: Paul Lambert

Nomination: Competition, A short story

Age limitations: 6+

Plot

Exploring the pitfalls goyim face when talking about Jewish culture and the elephant in the room that is the Israel Palestine conflict. How can we talk about a culture that is not our own? This animated film lightheartedly explores the pitfalls we goyim face when talking about Jewish culture and the elephant in the room that is the Israel Palestine conflict.

Rewards and nominations

OFFICIAL SELECTION:

  • Linoleum Festival 2012
  • Athens International Film Festival 2012
  • Internationales Trickfilm Festival – Festival of Animated Film 2012
  • Anifest 2012
  • European Independent Film Festival 2012