12-18 November 2018

Music & Clowns

Alex Widdowson

Music & Clowns (Alex Widdowson)


Despite being close to nonverbal, the filmmaker's brother is funny, charming and perceptive. Alex teams up with his parents to discuss what it is like to care for someone with Down syndrome. 


Alex Widdowson is a London-based animator. He was an artist-in-residence at the Philadelphia Association and graduated from the Royal College of Art in 2018.


  • Country United Kingdom
  • Year 2018
  • Format Digital
  • Running time 7 min
  • Image Colour
  • Language English
  • Subtitles Catalan
  • Production company Royal College of Art
  • Screenplay Alex Widdowson
  • Photography Alex Widdowson
  • Animation Alex Widdowson, Emily Downe
  • Editor Alex Widdowson
  • Music Vicky Freund
  • Sound Vicky Freund, Adam D. Jones
  • Actors Jamie Widdowson, Alex Widdowson, Anna Widdowson, David Widdowson
  • Contact jane.colling@rca.ac.uk


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