Published on May 6, 2016
A short puppet film by David Michael Friend; part of Heather Henson’s “Handmade Puppet Dreams” series. —— A fisherman’s hobby of sculpting is interrupted when he must perform his monthly task of illuminating the town he lives in. With container on back, fishing pole in hand, and his current carving stashed in his pocket, the lonely soul goes searching for the perfect spot to catch the moon’s shimmering sister. But his shattered hope for exchanging his catch for the villager’s fellowship returns him to his art for companionship.
[Moonfishing can be seen in its entirety here, but please consider buying the DVD on moonfishing.com to support the artist and his future endeavors! The DVD comes with a Split Screen version that shows how the footage was shot in its raw format]
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