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I Lost My Body

I Lost My Body

Watch it here: Netflix
Content warning: TV-MA
Recommended by: Cydoni Lane

This French film follows the journey of a severed hand as it attempts to reunite with its owner. Through flashbacks, we discover the life it used to know when it was attached to Naoufel, a young pizza deliveryman who falls for a customer. It is a gorgeous film about loss, discovery, and moving forward. If you loved Amélie, you’ll love this movie from the same writer.
It’s hands down one of my favorite movies. Two thumbs up.

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Temris Ridge

Temris Ridge

Temris Ridge has been a fixture in the Portland animation community since 2008. Her reel includes local and international favorites, like Ruby Rocket and credit animation for LAIKA’s Boxtrolls. Also a short form director, Temris’ film Zombie Fairy has over 2.6 million views on YouTube and has screened in multiple festivals, including the Northwest Animation Festival 2014 and POWfest 2015.

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Nneka Myers

Nneka Myers

She is an amazingly talented Canadian illustrator and character designer for TV animation, based in Toronto.

Her artwork can be found in TV animation (Esme & Roy), children’s books (Jada Jones), comics (Plants Vs. Zombies) and social media illustrations.

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