Uncle Thomas: Accounting for the Days
A film by Regina Pessoa
Festivals : ANNECY – Festival International du Film d’ Animation – Prix Spécial du Jury /ANNECY – Festival International du Film d’ Animation – Prix Musique Originelle /PORTO FEMME – Festival Internacional de Cinema – Prix Animation- Compétition Nationale /Festival du CM en plein air – Grenoble – Prix Unifrance / Anima Mundi – Grand Prix /Anima Mundi – Best Sound Track /Countryside Animafest Cyprus – Grand Prix /Imaginaria International Animation Film Festival – Best Short Film /Animaphix – International Festival of Animated Film – Honourable Mention /Animage – 10º Festival Internacional de Animação de Pernambuco – Best Director /RIGA IFF – Best Short Film /RIGA IFF – Nomination for the European Awards /ReAnimania – Honourable Mention /KuanDu International Animation Festival – Honourable Mention /Casa da Animação – Prémio Nacional da Animação – Prémio Nacional da Animação – Profissionais /Chicago International Children’s Film Festival – Professional Jury: Animation Short 1sr Prize
The film is a testament to her love for this eccentric, who was an artistic inspiration and played a key role in her becoming a filmmaker. A moving tribute to a poet of the everyday.