- official selection
Doctor, my son is an Animator
Short film [10 to 45 min]
“He doesn’t play football… he’s only drawing, all the time. What’s his problem, Doctor?” A strange clinic brings surprise and relief to a young mother who is worried with the unusual behavior of her pre-teen son.
Marcos Magalhães, animation filmmaker born in 1958 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, is the author of short films such as "Meow!" (Special Jury Prize at Cannes Film Festival 1982) and "Animando" (1983), shot in the National Film Board of Canada.
He is also one of the four founders and directors of Anima Mundi, International Animation Festival of Brazil, the biggest annual event on animation in Latin America since 1993.