Why Watch? It’s from Spike Jonze.

There’s no reason you should need to know more about it, but in case you’re curious, this inventive short film (which channels a few of the old Merry Melodies shorts set in libraries) was born out of a partnership between Jonze and artist/purse designer Olympia Le-Tan. With co-director Simon Cahn, Jonze tells the stop-motion story of a skeleton and a young woman from the covers of two famous novels, falling in love and getting into trouble.

Vibrant and sweet, it’s a must-see.

What does it cost? Just 7 minutes of your time.

Check out Mourir Auprès de Toi for yourself:

MOURIR AUPRES DE TOI (2011)

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Trust us. You have time for more short films.

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