Un Tour De Manege
January 25, 2011 8:49 AM   Subscribe

A dreamy animation about life, love, and loss. Un Tour de Manege (A Turn of the Gear) shows the journey of a girl from youth through adulthood.
posted by Windigo (6 comments total) 13 users marked this as a favorite
That was good.
posted by killdevil at 9:00 AM on January 25, 2011

Jeez, that was beautiful.

I've got a five-year-old daughter who is the center of my world, and lately it's like I have this heightened awareness of how quickly she's growing up, and how much more I need to savor every day. Stuff like this hits me hard.
posted by jbickers at 9:03 AM on January 25, 2011 [1 favorite]

That's lovely.

And of course, because my soul is basically a bunch of Pop Rocks floating on a sea of bile, I immediately thought "The porn movie rip-off title for this one is easy--Un Tour de Ménage".
posted by Sidhedevil at 10:55 AM on January 25, 2011

They were at Les Gobelins.
posted by nicolin at 11:02 AM on January 25, 2011

Beautiful, and perhaps better understood with a proper translation: "tour de manège" means "carousel ride".
posted by fraula at 12:29 PM on January 25, 2011 [1 favorite]

really cool.
posted by Josuh42 at 11:06 PM on January 25, 2011

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