This independent animation gained numerous festival awards in the 1980s. “The Black Dog represents the same sort of advance in animation that The Marriage of Figaro was in opera”, wrote the animator Richard Taylor in his Guardian obituary to Alison De Vere (1927 – 2001). He continued; “It is a fully entertaining cartoon film, beautifully… Read More »
I find it hard to tell you why I like this film, it just works, it’s funny, moving and very colourful. So readers, Brilliant! I hope, will sum it up, writes Paul Thomas in Animator mag.