Blowhard (1978)

15 Mar
Director Brad Caslor & Christopher Hinton
Producer Jerry Krepakevich
Contributors National Film Board of Canada
Length 10 minutes
B&W/Color Color
UO Library Catalog description: A humorous story about a community of dragons, satirizing the world’s foolish mismanagement and unprincipled manipulation of oil supplies. Designed to encourage discussion of energy conservation.
Call # Ma204
Genre animation
Rare No
Online Yes
Copyright status ©1978 National Film Board of Canada
Physical condition Poor
Oregon-related No


The animator for Blowhard, Christopher Hinton, was nominated twice for the Academy Award for Best Animated Short Film, for Nibbles (2003) and Blackfly (1991), a National Film Board of Canada production.

Watch Christopher Hinton’s films!




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