»Sog« von Jonatan Schwenk wird auf der Frontpage der Animation World Network Website gefeatured. Der Kurzfilm wurde von Jennifer Wolfe auf dem Ottawa International Animation Festival entdeckt. Instant love!
Yes, we made it to the Animation World Network front 🙂
– Jonatan Schwenk
OIAF 2017: Animated Shorts We Watched and Loved
By Jennifer Wolf | Thursday, September 28, 2017 at 4:31pm
A tour of more than a dozen standout narrative, abstract and student short films from the 41st edition of the Ottawa International Animation Festival.
North America’s leading animation film festival, The Ottawa International Animation Festival, was in full swing September 20-24, presenting more than 100 narrative, non-narrative and student shorts from 85 different countries over the course of its 41st edition.
Sog by Jonatan Schwenk (Germany)
This unsettling and disturbing student animation by Jonatan Schwenk from the Offenbach Academy of Arts and Design, Kunsthochschule Kassel, employs 2D and 3D computer animation and puppets to arresting effect in a narrative that appears to take place toward the very end of creation.
After a flood, some fishes got stuck in old trees. In danger of drying-out they scream sharply. Awakened by the noise, the inhabitants of a nearby cave don’t feel happy about the unintended gathering.
The Animation World Network is the largest animation-related publishing group on the Internet, providing readers from over 151 countries with a wide range of interesting, relevant and helpful information pertaining to all aspects of animation.
( Source: https://www.awn.com/about )
From September 20-24, 2017 downtown Ottawa will once again be the stage where you can enjoy the world’s most cutting-edge, thoughtful, funny and provocative animation films while mingling with many of animation’s most celebrated stars, studios and characters.
Whether you love classic cartoons, mind-bending experiments, fantastic digital creations, dazzling effects, technical fireworks, thought provoking observations, or pure gut-busting fun, there is something for everyone and anyone at the Ottawa International Animation Festival (OlAF).
For 41 years, the OlAF has attracted film and animation buffs, art lovers and filmmakers from around the globe. You won’t want to miss this year’s exciting line-up of screenings, workshops, panels and parties taking place at the ByTowne Cinema, National Gallery of Canada, Arts Court, Saint Brigid’s Centre for the Arts, and the Chateau Laurier.
( Source: https://www.animationfestival.ca/ )