Best of Show: 9

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June 2005
Millimeter;Jun2005, Vol. 33 Issue 6, Special section p18
Trade Publication
Features the animated film "9," written and directed by Shane Acker. Post-apocalyptic fantasy and an urban fairytale; Story plot; Acker's sources of inspiration for the film.


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