Love And Freedom – The Porcelain Unicorn

I don’t often refer to non-technical videos, but occasionally there is one I wish to share……this is one of them. Sad, sweet, uplifting – film-making and story-telling at its best.

From the Net:

This summer, Philips and director/producer Ridley Scott launched a global filmmaking competition dubbed “Tell It Your Way” following its Cannes Lions award-winning short-film project “Parallel Lines.” The entrants were given freedom of expression and could take up any theme they wanted.

There were two strict rules – The dialogue could be precisely six lines (as it was in the ‘Parallel Lines’ films), and entries could not exceed three minutes.

Here’s the prize-winning entry in Philips’ “Tell It Your Way” competition. Easy to see how it impressed and touched the judges.


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6 responses to “Love And Freedom – The Porcelain Unicorn

  1. Great ! Moving. I love stories that have actually got a plot. Did you notice that this film didn’t need any lines at all ?

    From the same competition here’s another unicorn-themed one where lines were unnecessary: BABY TIME

    This second one also uses the lines “get away, get away” ~ probably a requirement

  2. kenneth lunkins

    hey bill
    where do you find these gems? the vid
    is wonderful, it spoke volumes without words.
    that in itself shows more creative then i have seen or read in awhile. all i will say is thank you.

  3. Very fine Bill!

    thank you
    Talley Trans