Mary and Max 2009 PG

1.00PM Sat 11 Dec 2021 (1hr 33mins)
GOMA | Cinema A | Free

SYNOPSIS

The first feature film from the Academy Award-winning Australian director, writer and animator, Adam Elliot, Mary and Max tells the story of an unexpected friendship between two pen pals: Mary Dinkle, an eight-year old girl living in the suburbs of Melbourne, and Max Horovitz, a 44-year-old man with Asperger syndrome living in New York. Touching, poignant and deeply moving, Mary and Max is a masterfully executed stop motion animation that explores the tumultuous nature of friendship and forgiveness.

PG | Mild themes and sexual references

CREDITS

35MM, STOP MOTION (CLAY) ANIMATION, COLOUR AND BLACK AND WHITE, 5.1 SURROUND SOUND, 93 MINUTES, AUSTRALIA, ENGLISH / DIRECTOR/SCRIPT: ADAM ELLIOT / PRODUCER: MELANIE COOMBS / CINEMATOGRAPHER: GERALD THOMPSON / ANIMATORS: DANIEL AGDAG, DARREN BURGESS, LINDSAY COX, PIERCE DAVISON, JONATHAN DAW, DIK JARMAN, ANTHONY LAWRENCE, JOHN LEWIS, JASON LYNCH, AL OLDFIELD, DARCY PRENDERGAST, SOPHIE RAYMOND, CRAIG ROSS / EDITOR: BILL MURPHY / MUSIC: DALE CORNELIUS / PRINT SOURCE/RIGHTS: ICON FILM DISTRIBUTION / SCREENING FORMAT: DCP