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To have & to hold

A woman’s loyal possessions come to her aid in this stop-motion life story.

Directed by Jessica Polaniecki.

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  • Nikki

    A unique idea and a well executed one. I especially liked the last frame with all the stages of her life.

  • Andrea

    I brag about this movie to everyone I know.

  • Jennifer O

    this is the most beautiful and touching film.

  • Gila

    Lovely! Best of luck!

  • david

    well done!

  • Chana

    A sweet story line. An amazing amount of work. Very Well done.

  • SuzanneClair

    This lovely filmmaker is not only brilliant….she is beautiful inside and out!

  • Pam

    Jessica…So wonderful! It touched me deeply with its beautiful message. How much work must have gone into this!

  • carol

    beautiful and touching!!

  • Ron Cole

    Could a person possibly not love that film? :)

  • Jared

    That was so charming and beautiful and wonderful and heartbreaking and lovely! Da best!

  • Fred

    Love it. Well done

  • Frieda

    go JP! every time I see this it brings tears to my eyes. PS great support staff!

  • Wendy

    Who make the music ? How come it can be so warm and touching, perfectly match with the sweet story and movement of each figures.

    Beautifully designed in every single details, both the short movie and music !!

  • Michael

    Says a lot for no words or people. Great artwork and music I must say! Very expressive!

  • Stephen

    @Wendy, my cousin composed the music, doesn’t it fit well with the video?

  • Isa

    Very touching and moving. Excellent execution! I love it!

  • jessica polaniecki

    The music is by Jane Li!

  • Elizabeth

    LOVED IT….Thank you

  • Elizabeth

    It is wonderful. The stages of life and the music behind it is beautiful. Enjoyed it immensely.

  • Ricky

    Absolutely beautiful. Thank you!

  • Robert Keller

    Beautifully done!! Very touching!

  • Lucy & Jack

    Its a beautifull artisticly made short film.We like it.

  • Margo Heron

    Lovely!!! Hope you win.

  • murryz

    Well done film using novel approach . Enlightening while being entertaining at the same time .

  • Priyanka

    Awesome!!! Music and the short film was very beautifully made. Wonderful

  • Vivian M.I. Gupta

    This is so beautiful…ditto (thanks, Isa & Elizabeth).