Romanov: Scarf Mania

Institute History

  • 2001 Sundance Film Festival


While taking a bath, Romanov begins to day dream. He remembers the time when he was visiting a city in the throes of scarf mania. Struggling with his long neck and inept at wearing a scarf, Romanov was the laugh of the town. Structured like a silent film, this animated tale plays with the notion of daydreaming and the mind’s ability to revisit the embarrassing moments we’d all like to forget.


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