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Plot Summary
A stick figure contemplates the meaning of his existence.

Cast: Don Hertzfeldt

Director: Don Hertzfeldt

Genres: Comedy drama, Animated

It's Such a Beautiful Day (2012)

Release Date: October 5th, 2012|1 hr. 2 min.

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  • A truly moving meditation on identity, family and (as the title of his previous short immodestly put it) the meaning of life, Hertzfeldt's magnum opus is more cosmically satisfying than "The Tree of Life." show more

  • By favoring the repetition of gestures over plot or graphics, Don Hertzfeldt argues that animation is, at its essence, a kinetic rather than simply visual form of expression. show more

  • Considering that he's a stick figure, Bill, the main character in It's Such a Beautiful Day, sure does have a complex internal life. And this animated film by Don Hertzfeldt does an amazing job of making you feel it, in all its sadness, terror and transcendence. show more

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