I was trawling through the realms of YouTube last night looking mainly for videos of Royal Delux's work when i cam across this.
The concept is beautiful and sad and the relationship of the puppet and the puppeteer is perfect. It reminds me a bit of 'Being John Malcovich'. The walk cycle he does is really well done- I've seen puppets that loose their illusion when they walk as they just bob up and down.
Any way I'm rambling, probably chatting Sh*t... just watch this:
Philippe Genty (puppeteer)