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.
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.
2008 Die Seilbahn/the Cable Car
1990 40 Messerstiche