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    Color My World

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    Nullabor by Alister Lockhart and Patrick Sarell
    Maximall by Axelle Cheriet, Hadrien Ledieu, Nawel Rahal, and Axel Tillement
    Graffitiger by Libor Pixa


    Nullabor
    Australia
    A brash young punk and a laid back old codger travel across Australia's Nullabor -- the longest stretch of straight road in the world -- perfect for passing that slow motorist beside you. But in this vast and barren landscape, sometimes all you're left with is each other. So, be careful what you wish for. Directed by Alister Lockhart and Patrick Sarell.
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    Maximall
    France
    A young worker is the last to leave his work at the big box retailer. What he doesn't realize is every evening the shopping carts release their pent up anger after a day's worth of abuse from annoying customers. Unfortunately, he will face the brunt of their wrath. He learns the hard way that materialism will trap us all. Animated by Axelle Cheriet, Hadrien Ledieu, Nawel Rahal, and Axel Tillement.
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    Graffitiger
    Czech Republic
    A lonely graffiti tiger prowls the streets of the urban jungle looking for his lost mate. On his journey he learns the city is full of dirty streets with walls covered with dangerous graffiti. Libor Pixa's witty and creative film blends 2D drawn animation with live action. The film was nominated for a Student Academy Award.
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    [Original air date: Sat, Apr 28, 2012]

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