Total Film - 12/01/2003
"...With impressive visuals complementing the thought-provoking action..."
Sight and Sound - 12/01/2003
"[A]n impressive achievement?.The storytelling is surprisingly dark and does nothing to play down references to Stalin and Trotsky."
USA Today - 11/05/2004
"[T]he drawing manages to be relatively minimalist and expressive at the same time....Its historical interest can't be denied."
Adapted from George Orwell's satire, this full-length animated film uses animals to depict the flaws in political systems, as the animals of Manor Farm rebel against their cruel master and try to establish a prosperous new regime, only to learn that power will always corrupt.
In this animated adaptation of George Orwell's novel, pigs stage a revolution against poor sty conditions, but end up emulating the social ills of the old regime.