Film #51 of The Weekly Animation Challenge 2021
Week 27: Country Spotlight: Belgium
Dark and macabre, and also heartbreakingly sad. A dark fable of the danger of sheltering a child from the world, or what you believe to be painful truths.
Did you enjoy Eraserhead? If so, you'll definitely enjoy this. There'd definitely be some overlap with fans of Tim Burton's work as well, though Last Door South is ultimately darker and sadder than most of Burton's oeuvre.