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The Lost Glove

It’s that time of year when gloves get lost, and found…

Featuring the amazing handwork of Theatre Rites' puppeteers, the film tells a story of a timid glove lost in a big city - told with surprising use of found objects (3 minutes. 50 seconds).

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Recycled Rubbish
In One Ear
Mischief
Unfolding Andersen
Hang On
Sleep Tight
Beasty Baby
Catch Your Breath
Cellarworks
Tentworks
Hospitalworks
Lighten Up
The Puppet Whisperer
Salt
Shopworks
The Lost And Moated Land
Paradise
Millworks
Houseworks
Outside In
Rubbish
Mojo
Finders Keepers
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