Electric Literature: Still Making My Favorite Animated Shorts

04/07/2010 4:01 PM |

I guess you probably all just think I’m an Electric Lit fanboy at this point… Well, screw you, I don’t care… I just really think the animated shorts they commission (for single sentences from E.L. short stories) are some of the best, most compelling one-minute films you’ll ever see. And here’s another one, by animator Luca DiPierro, based on a sentence from Jenny Offill’s recent story, “The Tunnel.” And yes, it is sad and beautiful.