On a summer day, the paths of two boys unexpectedly cross. The Passerby is about what happens when two lives become intertwined, and the possibilities of a new journey together.
Director Pieter Coudyzer tells ASFF that the animated short was inspired by something he witnessed as a child.
The Passerby is screening as part of Animation 3: Helplessness and Despair, available On Demand from 3 November.
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