Filmed puppet theatre. A soccer game is played in a large and grey city with countless skyscrapers. As victory is celebrated afterwards in the stadium, hordes of vandals riot in the streets.
Filmed puppet show. In a large and bleak city with countless skyscrapers, a soccer match is played. While afterwards the victory is celebrated inside the stadium, hordes of hooligans spill out in the streets and kick up a row. Metro won various awards home and abroad, including a Golden Calf for Best Short Film in 1999.


Production Design
Set geluid
Production company
John Croezen Cartoon

Title: Metro
Year: 1999
Duration : 14 minutes
Category: Short Feature
Edition: NFF 2005

Gouden Kalf winner

Beste Korte Film (1999)
Eric Steegstra

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