Samuel Crow and Rubi Rose, 2014, 22 min 3 sec
*Winner: Best Documentary Short
Saturday 3/19 7:30PM
Every Year, novice and expert puppet makers alike converge on a farm in New York’s Hudson Valley to build giant-scale puppets for the New York City Village Halloween Parade. Under the direction of Alex and Sophia, the performance and it’s twelve-foot-tall puppets take a full month to create as their team of volunteers struggles against deadlines, creative chaos and the oncoming threat of Hurricane Sandy, the largest Atlantic storm ever recorded.