Details
FOOTAGE number
HBF747166
Title
Players
Date
1983 (C20th)
Description
An animated satire on aggression.Two tennis finalists confront each other. As the game begins the players start to change, becoming historical and mythical figures until the court turns into a vast battlefield. Two opposing armies march to meet each other and their ultimate weapons are revealed. Created by the Halas and Batchelor animation studio in 1983.
Photo credit
Halas & Batchelor / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
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Intervals
Availability
Dimension [pixels] File size [MB] Duration [Seconds] Online Purchase
Footage 960 × 540 px 177 MB 422
Copyright
Out of copyright
Restrictions
NOT TO BE SOLD FOR DVD DISTRIBUTION

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