BlackflyBlackfly (1991) Theatrical Cartoon
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- Theatrical ShortShort
- National Film Board of Canada
- Distributed by: National Film Board of Canada
- Cartoon Characters: Blackflies.
- Voice Actors: Kate McGarrigle, Anna McGarrigle.
- Directed By Christopher Hinton.
- Produced By William Pettigrew, Douglas MacDonald, Barrie Angus McLean.
- Animated By Christopher Hinton.
- Awards: Academy Award Nominee, Best Short Film (Animated), 1992.
Nominee, Genie Award, Best Animated Short, 1992.
Second Prize, Animated Short under 6 minutes, International Children's Film Festival, Chicago, 1993.
Blue Ribbon Award, Animation, Itinerant - American Film and Video Festival, Chicago, 1993.
Red Ribbon Award, Animation, Itinerant - American Film and Video Festival, Chicago, 1993.
Silver Apple Award, National Educational Media Network Competition, Oakland, California, 1993.
Best International Film Award, A.T.O.M. Awards for Short Educational Films and Videos, Melbourne, Australia, 1993.
Silver Medal (Second Prize), with a cash prize of $25, Expo of Short Film and Video, New York, 1992.
- Music: Wade Hemsworth.
- Originally Released in December of 1991 (Estimate).
- Originally Released Theatrically.
- Running Time: 5:06 minutes.
This film recounts singer Wade Hemsworth's battles with this quintessential "critter" during a summer of surveying in Northern Ontario.
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