FILM FESTIVAL yc
THEME: After-Hours Teen Watch party| short films for ages 11 - 18
FRIDAY | 7 - 8:30 PM
YORK COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY, MAIN BRANCH (ROCK HILL) | map it
Animation | 2019 | 9 min. 00 sec.
Suggested Rating | G
Country | Switzerland
Language | English
Producer | Playables
Director | Michael Frei
Writers | Michael Frei, Mario von Rickenbach
Editor | Ramon Hamilton
Cast | Andrew Bowen, Jamie Grace, Nancy Lantis, Adam Simpson, Ramon Hamilton, Ovington Michael Owston
[Berlinale • Generation 14+ • Annecy • Glas Animation Festival • Krakow Film Festival • Animafest]
An animated short exploring group dynamics. How do we define ourselves when we are all equal?
ABOUT THE DIRECTOR
Born in Switzerland in 1987, he is a filmmaker and artist based in Zürich. He studied animation at the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts and at the Estonian Academy of Art in Tallinn. His Films «Not About Us» and «Plug & Play» received numerous awards all over the world. He was invited «Animation Artist in Residence Tokyo» in 2014. His interactive project «Plug & Play» became an internet phenomenon. Funny. He recently co-founded Playables, a production company for peculiar projects based in Zürich.
Website | https://playkids.ch/
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