À quoi ca sert l’amour?: The title says it all. The song by Edith Piaf and Théo Sarapo, and the simple yet expressive character design is what makes this film. (3:03 minutes)
The Invention of Love: Machine and nature in a steampunk universe. Man and woman in a story of love. Shadow and light in a beautiful film influenced by Lotte Reiniger. (9:45 minutes)
À quoi ca sert l’amour?
The Invention of Love
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René Walling is a fan of SF, animation and comics, this has led him to co-chair Anticipation, the 2009 Worldcon, be involved with fps magazine for more than a decade, write reviews of francophone short fiction for The Portal, and start Nanopress, a Canadian small press. He looks forward to living on Mars where he would benefit from having more than 24 hours in a day.