The Quay Brothers in 35mm

By on August 27, 2015

The Quay Brothers in 35mm showcases a selection of dark and moody short films by stop-motion animators Stephen and Timothy Quay.

Director Christopher Nolan is taking a curated collection of short films by the Brothers Quay on tour. The presentation includes the films In Absentia, The Comb, and Street of Crocodiles, as well as Nolan’s new documentary Quay, on all new 35mm prints.

The Quay Brothers, Stephen and Timothy, are known for their dark, moody, and often nightmarish work with puppets and stop-motion animation.

Street of Crocodiles by the Brothers Quay
Street of Crocodiles (1986)

The Comb by the Quay Brothers
The Comb (1991)

In Absentia
In Absentia (2000)

A collection of short films by the Brothers Quay is available right here. The Blu-Ray, available October 20th, will include three more recent films, as well as Nolan’s documentary.

For tour dates and other info head over to Zeitgeist Films.

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