The Old, Old, Very Old Man


Director: Lizzy Hobbs

Type: Animated Short


  • Sound Design and mix


In 1635, the 152 year old Thomas Parr was taken on a journey to meet King Charles I in London. A celebration of his longevity had fatal consequences.


Written, Animated and Directed by Elizabeth Hobbs, Starring Edward Fox, Edited by Mark Jenkins, , Sound Design by Fonic with Simon Dye, Music by Tim Olden and Produced by Kathrein Guenther for The Hackney & Tower Hamlets Film Fund 2007
Copyright Elizabeth Hobbs
Created by painting and erasing blue ink on a single white bathroom tile.