There Is No ‘I’ in Island – Episode 1 ‘Forest of Fears’

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Best Animation


Rebecca Thomson


Catherine Pettman

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Rummin Productions


A woman discovers an unsettling world within her fridge where the fears of the island community of lutruwita⁄Tasmania are expressed through the animated landscape of artist Elizabeth Barsham. ‘Forest of Fears’ is Episode 1 of the animated documentary series There Is No ‘I’ in Island. Every voice in the films was self-recorded in May 2020 during the COVID-19 lockdown.

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