The Paper Cinema: Odyssey

GYFF and BAC Take Out present

The Paper Cinema: Odyssey

An ingenious retelling of Homer's Odyssey using projection and paper puppetry

Tue 5 Feb 2013 | 7pm (1 hour 15 mins) | £10/£8

Raging storms and supernatural forces prevail over one man’s almighty quest to get home…

Homer’s Odyssey is vividly retold using cinematic projection, beautiful illustration, cunning tricks and a suitcase full of paper puppets to create an array of vibrant characters and striking landscapes. Set to a captivating live score, prepare to be immersed in a journey through high seas, danger, exhiliration and adventure as a silent film is created before your eyes.

A Paper Cinema and BAC co-production as part of the Glasgow Youth Film Festival.

“immense skill…ingeniously effective”
The Times ****

“a delicately executed piece, which is bound to delight”
Telegraph ****

“an epic, imaginative voyage”
Time Out ****

“ingenious retelling of Homer’s Story”

Lyn Gardner, The Guardian

“brings the story’s excitement to life in a way that makes you remember just how good it is”
Sally Stott, The Scotsman

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8+ (Under 16s must be accompanied by an adult aged 18 or over)
Please enter through Argyle Street entrance