Away - Watch Online

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RENT AWAY HERE

★★★★ “Dreamy, sublime… a breath-taker”
“A singular vision” Matthew Leyland, TOTAL FILM

★★★★ “Wondrous and original” THE GUARDIAN

★★★★ “Simply extraordinary” Larushka Ivan-zadah, METRO

Directed by Gints Zilbalodis
Dialogue Free | Animation/Fantasy/Adventure | 75 min

Away is about a boy travelling across an island on a motorcycle, trying to escape a dark spirit and get back home. Along the way he makes a series of connections with different animals and reflects on the possible ways he ended up on the island. Part dream, part reality, Away explores our common, universal need to find a connection.

The multiple award-winning film took the prestigious Contrechamp Award at Annecy International Animation Film Festival 2019. Director and animator Gints Zilbalodis worked on the film for three and a half years, writing the fascinating story, creating the beautifully animated landscapes and characters, and composing and recording the enchanting music to this stunning dialogue-free film.

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