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My Father is a Tyrannosaurus Rex

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My Father is a Tyrannosaurus Rex is a 2011 surreal comedy brickfilm by Philip Heinrich. It is about a teenager who has to struggle with the fact that his father is a Tyrannosaurus Rex.[1]

Plot

A teenager talks about the difficulties of having a Tyrannosaurus Rex for father. His friends say it's cool to have a dinosaur in the family, but it's not. His dad has to sleep in the garage, and eats cats and neighbors. His mother works three jobs because his father can't work, and the teenager can't imagine affording college. Girlfriends run away when the find out what his dad is, and the teenager can't escape from the dominating fact that his father is a Tyrannosaurus Rex.[1]

Awards

My Father is a Tyrannosaurus Rex was nominated in three categories in the 2011 Bricks in Motion Awards.[2]

Year Competition Category Result
2011 Bricks in Motion Awards Best Screenplay Nominated
Best Cinematography Nominated
Best Original Score Nominated

References

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