Filmmaker’s Name and Title:  Hannes Rall (Director/co-producer)

Film Name:  All the World is a Stage

Length of film: 1 min. 30 sec.
Genre:  Animated poetry
In 50 words or less, what’s this film about?
An animated version of the famous Shakespeare monologue from “As You like It”.

What inspired you to make this film?
I wanted to translate he deeper meaning of the monologue into engaging yet funny/ironic imagery, providing an additional layer of meaning.

Name your Top 3 Films of All Time:
- The Searcher (John Ford)
- The Commitments (Alan Parker)
- The Last of the Mohicans (Michael Mann)

What’s your connection to Mississippi?  (If you don’t have one, why did you apply to a Mississippi festival?)
I love the American South -- been there many times -- but unfortunately cannot make it this year ;-(

Anything else you want the audience to know about your film:
Narrated by renowned Shakespeare actor/director Samuel West.