Stephen Quay Movies

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In Absentia (2000)


20 min

Country: UK

Genre: Animation | Short

Release date: December 31, 2003

Director: Stephen Quay

Description: A woman sits alone on a chair at a table in a room on one of the top floors of an asylum. Bright spot lights dot the night, sometimes shining on her window. She sharpens pencils and writes ...

Institute Benjamenta, or This Dream That One Calls Human Life (1995)


104 min

Country: UK | Japan | Germany

Genre: Drama | Animation

Release date: August 23, 1996

Director: Stephen Quay

Description: Jakob arrives at the Institute Benjamenta (run by brother and sister Johannes and Lisa Benjamenta) to learn to become a servant. With seven other men, he studies under Lisa: absurd lessons ...