HURRY-HURRY is a short visual adaptation of the song ‘Opzij’ by Herman van Ven, and portrays busy adult life, seen from the perspective of a child. The contrasting notions of time are thereby emphasized.

While the world of adults is represented by puppets,

cut-outs of children’s drawings are used to portray the child’s


2 min, 16 mm, puppet and cut-out animation.

Cut-out drawing: Mischa Jungmann

Camera assistant: Steve Cole

Sound: Peter Brooke and Phil Croxall

Lab processing: Soho Images, London

Many thanks to: Harlekijn Holland

Filmworks Wales Production Bursary 1993