Distant Islands

July 23, 2015 at 8:25 pm Leave a comment

Directed by Bettina Maylone (NFBC / 1981 / 6 min)

NFB

This short animation uses appliqué and embroidered tapestries to recall a young girl’s happy summers spent sailing with her family off the coast of British Columbia. Each tapestry, meticulously stitched by hand with brightly coloured yarns, evokes the memory of leisurely days at sea, drifting among the islands.

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