Billy's Balloon

Directed by Don Hertzfeldt

Oscar-nominated animator Don Hertzfeldt's final student film tells the strange story of a boy and his balloon. “Billy’s Balloon” (1998) took home it’s first award at the 1999 Slamdance Film Festival and was nominated for the Short Film Palm d’Or at Cannes Film Festival, the cartoon has since bewildered and confused people around the world.