The Renter, 2011, 10 min

Jason Carpenter, Los Angeles, CA

Animation, Films in Competition

A young boy is dropped off at an elderly woman's home for the day. A lone man, who rents a room, adds to the unsettling atmosphere. The savage slaughter of a chicken makes this daycare a harsh and confusing world for the boy, who learns caring can be shown in unexpected ways.

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Directed by Jason Carpenter (Los Angeles, CA)


Showing:

Friday, March 30 9:30pm

Animated Films in Competition

A dozen new animated films from Spain, Germany, Japan and the U.S., including the latest from the Quay Brothers.

Michigan Theater (Main Auditorium)