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One Day a Man Bought a House (1998)

A man buys a house on a hill and discovers that his new property is already home to a large rat. Each of his attempts to dispose of her is a comedic failure. In the meantime, the rat becomes increasingly convinced that his efforts to kill her are in fact efforts to woo her. By the end of the film he has unwittingly won her heart and she confronts him with her feelings. To our surprise he marries her and they live happily ever after.

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Clip Details

Record Id 007-002-000-057-C
Resource Rights Holder Norwegian Film Institute
Project Ref SCRS-02
Year of Production 1998
Genre Drama, Comedy, Romance
Curriculum Areas subjects
Who Andrea Kiss (Animator), Glasha Gengenbach (Writer), Kajsa Næss (Animator), Lars Tømmerbakke (Producer), Pjotr Sapegin (Director, Animator)
Country of Origin Norway
Medium / Content 3D Animation, Fiction, Colour, Sound
Themes Love, Home, Misconception, Accident
Clip Length 07:00