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The Red Turtle (La tortue rouge)
Gala Presentation/Animation Unlimited
The Red Turtle (La tortue rouge)
Gala Presentation/Animation Unlimited
The Red Turtle (La tortue rouge)
Gala Presentation/Animation Unlimited

Director

Michael Dudok de Wit

France, Belgium, Japan / 2016 / 82 minutes / DCP

The first international co-production from Studio Ghibli enlists the talent of Oscar-winning Dutch animator Dudok de Wit for a gorgeously animated fable about human and nature. At every attempt to leave, a lonely man on a deserted island is thwarted by an enormous sea turtle. He meets a woman, and his life takes changes. Miyazaki Hayao’s signature surreal touches and carefully dosed humor, combined with the director’s minimalist emotional impact, make this quiet and compassionate animation a touching ode.

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  • 22KG4E1

    7:00 PM

    Hong Kong Cultural Centre

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