As I compile my overdue listings for the decade as my cohorts have done so gracefully, I’m reminded that thanks to the festive bullshit that was on television, I’d missed this short that appeared on Sky’s Christmas schedules. Statuesque is a silent short, written and directed by comics scribe and novelist, Neil Gaiman, and stars Bill Nighy and Amanda Palmer (frontlady of The Dresden Dolls and Gaiman’s long time love). It’s described as “a love triangle between two living statues and an admirer who observes his object of affection every day among the Christmas shoppers, unaware that he too is being watched.” Another “be quick” moment with it too, as it’s also being threatened to be taken off the net to satisfy moguls.

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  1. […] Blammo! The cultured movie blog, donned with a smoking jacket, and often topped up with a fine rioja. « Statuesque […]

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