Godfrey Jones writing in Animator mag said “I went to a one-day workshop given by Robert Breer in Cardiff. It was a day that totally changed my ideas about what animation can do (or be): and a really nice man who gave me a lot of valuable advice.
The Flying Man is an experimental animation that one is told everyone should see. It won the Grand Prize award at Annecy in 1962. Painted with the palest of pastel a man arrives on screen, divests himself of his clothing and flies.