Winner of BEST SHORT FILM at last years European Film Awards, Terry Gilliam’s THE WHOLLY FAMILY has been doing the festival circuit for the best part of 2012. Well thanks to the wonder of the interweb and the good peeps at vimeo you can now watch the whole short here on The Lowdown Under and see why it picked up the gong.
Terry Gilliam has directed such flicks as: THE ADVENTURES OF BARON MUNCHAUSEN, THE FISHER KING, FEAR AND LOATHING IN LAS VEGAS, TIDELAND, THE IMAGINARIUM OF DR PARNASSUS, THE BROTHERS GRIMM, TWELVE MONKEYS, BRAZIL & TIME BANDITS
Synopsis: A crowded street in Naples city center, plenty of shops selling presepi. A wealthy American couple and Jake, their 10 years-old child, try to push their way through the crowd. While husband and wife argue which street to take, the boy is unwillingly separated from them.