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Chinese animation artist Ray Lei, 26-year-old, has already hit International Animation Festival shows few times with his interesting multimedia works.

He has founded Raydesign studio when still in school. Master's degree in animation from Tsinghua University, his "Magic cube and Ping-pong" was shown in Stuttgart, "This is LOVE" in Ottawa won The 2010 Best Narrative Short.

Peculiar narrative, simplicity, strong use of colours.. his message comes out loud and clear in this times of confusing fumes...

Animation: Lei Lei, Music: Li Xingyu, Story: Kweichee Lam, Running time: 6mins

The film, part of “Think+ 2012, Shanghai” project, take place in a city. All citizens have very big hands. One child, however, is special. He has tiny hands, and his head full of peculiar thoughts. The boy constantly talks to people about these thoughts, but they dislike his long-windedness and eventually ignore him. He is very lonely. The only he does is talking to walls.

Song transcript:

Big hands oh big hands, Fingers dance like Rolling Pin Nice and swift Palm feels like Bouncing Bed Big hands oh Big hands Apples turn into Gummy Bears Nice and swift This is made by “Big Hands”

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