A short animation film - 11 minutes

Released:         1991


Written & Directed by: Marjut Rimminen & Christine Roche

Animation: Marjut Rimminen
Design: Christine Roche

Music: Dick Heckstall-Smith & Dave Moore

Editor: Tony Fish

Producer: Orly Yadin


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Triggered by an actual news item about suicidal octogenarian twins,

THE STAIN is a dark, psychological thriller which uses a variety of animation styles

to spin a claustrophobic web of incest and intrigue.




-           Special Jury Prize - 1992 Hiroshima International Animation Festival

-           1992 San Francisco International Film Festival



Production company: Smoothcloud Productions Ltd

Sales & distribution: Yadin Productions


DVD available for purchase: contact


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