Short, metaphorical and wordless cartoon in which a small fellow on the stage of a variety theatre has to keep his parents spinning on a ‘Chinese plate’, on top of a long stick. While the chap ages before our eyes, more and more Chinese plates are added, holding other people from his life. A wife, friends, colleagues, a child — in the end, there are too many to keep them spinning.
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