La Pista

1991, Gianluigi Toccafondo and Simona Mulazzani

Posted by John Martz, May 06, 2020

For the most part, animated features tend to look very similar these days, but animated shorts are a reminder that animation can come in an endless variety of styles. Gianluigi Toccafondo and Simona Mulazzani's La Pista has all the lively squashing and stretching of the best Fleischer cartoons, but with a warped hand-painted rotoscope technique all its own.