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Don't think of a pink elephant - Interview with Suraya Raja
Suraya Raja, writer and director of Don't think of a pink elephant.
Trilby Breckman, national director of Triumph over Phobia.
Don’t Think of a Pink Elephant is a short animated film written and directed by Suraya Raja. In this presentation we will watch the short film followed by an interview with Suraya hosted by Trilby Breckman from the charity Triumph over Phobia.
Multi-award winning short film, Don’t Think of a Pink Elephant, is the inspiring story of a teenage girl fighting against compulsive thoughts and urges. Layla is terrified by her potential to do harm, until challenged to face her darkest fears. Created at the iconic National Film & Television School by Suraya Raja and her talented team of artists, Don’t Think of a Pink Elephant has showcased at over 100 international festivals including 6 BAFTA and 4 Oscar accredited festivals. It has won 15 awards for Best Animation or Best Director, and received many more nominations.
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