Category: Film & Animation, Duration: 1:45, 1280 Views. Source: YouTube, Published by MIFF on 2016-06-22T02:43:47.000Z The Red Turtle France/Belgium 88 mins “A sublime examination of what makes us human and … a film that is not to be missed.” – Twitch Sixteen years on from his Academy Award-winning short Father and Daughter, Dutch animator Michaël Dudok de Wit makes his feature-length directorial debut with the first ever international co-production from the famed Studio Ghibli. In a majestic world of intricate hand-drawn textures, a shipwrecked man is found marooned on a desert island. With his attempted escapes thwarted by the strange and larger-than-life titular red reptile, the man’s existence is forever altered when something extraordinary occurs. Having recently taken home the Un Certain Regard Special Prize at Cannes, The Red Turtle is a wordless masterpiece of luminous imagery and swirling animation. “A quiet little masterpiece.” – Indiewire Find out more