Selfies

Director
Claudius Gentinetta
Information
Switzerland|2018|DCP|Color|4min
Record
  • 2018 Locarno Film Festival
  • 2018 Taichung International Animation Festival Nomination for Short Film Competition

In a veritable firework display of digital self-portraits, hundreds of quaint, embarrassing and dreadfully disturbing selfies are arranged in a unique short film composition. Single photos, artistically reworked, consolidate to form a ghastly grin that outshines the abyss of human existence.

 

  • Director | Claudius Gentinetta

    Claudius Gentinetta is one of the most acclaimed animation filmmakers in Switzerland. He is especially known for his award-winning short films 〈THE CABLE〉〈CAR 〉(2008), 〈SLEEP〉 (2010) and 〈ISLANDER’S REST〉 (2015), which all became huge international festival hits.

    Filmography

    2018 Selfies
    2015 Islander‘rest
    2010 Schlaf/Sleep
    2008 Die Seilbahn/the Cable Car
    2004 Poldek
    1997 Amok
    1992 Wohlstandskühe
    1990 40 Messerstiche
    1990 Life
    1987 Hungry

Schedule

  • 2018/10/26(Fri.) 15:10
    Kaohsiung Film Archive 3F 3F
  • 2018/10/31(Wed.) 21:10
    Kaohsiung Film Archive 3F 3F