A 7-minute animated film by Isaac King.

The term "second hand" refers to the ticking hand on a clock; it also describes re-used items. Would you rather save time? Or save stuff? This film examines the imbalance and waste created by these modern obsessions.

Winner - Audience Award, Annecy Animation Festival, France

Winner - Best Children's Film, Animafest, Zagreb, Croatia

Winner - Best short film, CromaFest, Mexico City

Winner - Best short film, VIEW Conference and Festival, Turin, Italy

Winner - Best short film, Cinanima, Espinho, Portugal

Winner - Best Ultra Short Film, Reel Earth Film Festival, New Zealand

Winner - Best Educational Short Film, Anirmau, Spain

Winner - Children's Award, EarthVision, Japan

Winner - Best short film, Earth Port Film Festival, USA

Winner - Best Canadian Short Film, GIRAF Animation Festival, Calgary, Canada

Winner - Best Screenplay, Animacam Festival, Ourense, Spain

Honorable mention, Ottawa Int’l Animation Festival, Ottawa, Canada

Honorable mention, EcoFocus Film Festival, Georgia, USA

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Music by Jeremy Singer , Audio design/mix by Greg Sextro