PuppetVision Blog Archives: Short Films

Oswald the Lucky Rabbit’s 1936 “Puppet Show”

Now this is something that you don’t see everyday…a 1936 short featuring an animated Oswald Rabbit “performing” live action marionettes. Oswald is better known as “Oswald The Lucky Rabbit”, a cartoon character originally created by Walt Disney who was extremely … Continue reading

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Monday Morning Inspiration: Ghosts of Bread and Puppet

Peter Schumann

The Ghosts of Bread and Puppet is a short, but beautiful and haunting video created by Harry Hall that celebrates The Bread and Puppet Theater/Museum in Glover, Vermont. Continue reading

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The Marionette Maestro

The Marionette Maestro

A profile of American puppeteer Nicolas Coppola and the Brooklyn, New York based company he founded, Puppetworks. Continue reading

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Traditional Taiwanese Puppetry

Traditional Taiwanese Puppetry

A profile of Master Lai Shi-an of the Taiyuan Puppet Theatre Company in Taipei. Continue reading

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Thai Puppetry Documentary

Thai Puppetry Documentary

Manipulating Entities is a short documentary about Hun Lakorn Lek, a traditional form of Thai rod puppetry. Continue reading

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“Fine” tells a story of life and death with a single hand

“Fine” tells a story of life and death with a single hand

Fine is a fantastic short by Italian filmmaker Virgilio Villoresi that tells the story of the life and death of soldier. Continue reading

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