1975 Official Selection, film index

The Cloudmaker

  1. Overview
  2. Fact Sheet

An allegory of our attemps to live and work in a technological society. A tiny figure, blasted from his cloudmaking dreams, is put to work in a gigantic electro-mechanical world, to which he eventually adjusts by producing nuts that float off as did the clouds.

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: The Cloudmaker

    Directed by: Pieter VAN DEUSEN

    Country: USA

    Year of production: 1975

    Running time: 16 min 15 s

  • Technique


    Techniques used: drawing on cels

    Process: Colour

  • Credits

    Directed by: Pieter VAN DEUSEN

    Production: CHURCHILL FILMS

    Graphics: Pieter Van Deusen

    Animation: Pieter Van Deusen

    Camera: Pieter Van Deusen

    Sound: Pieter Van Deusen