The film is among the nominees for the 2010 Silver Eye Award, organized by the East Silver Market (October 25 - 31, 2010, Jihlava, Czech Republic).
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La Machina , Poland, 2010, 52 min, Digi Beta, HD, Art and Culture, Creative, Personal view
Somewhere in the South of France a boy and an older man live: Sergio – a Master Dollmaker and Adrien – his disciple. They will begin their journey for the first time this summer. They will meet cheerful and fascinating residents of colourful towns. "La machina" is a story of this travel, a story about the meetings, a story about a relation between the master and the disciple.Sergio Dotti is one of the last Master Dollmakers in France. Once, after the show Sergio met a nine-year-old boy called Adrien. The boy had been so interested in the performance that he came back the following day to be in this magic world again. Travelling together from town to town, they will show the world of imagination to children and adults.
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