manivald

In this sly animated short by Chintis Lundgren, Manivald is a thirty-not-quite-anything fox who has gotten very used to living with his overbearing Mother. Then the washing machine breaks down and Toomas the wolf enters and is soon repairing more than the White and Color buttons. 

Screening date & time: Saturday, October 20, 4:00 pm

Director: Chintis Lundgren

Runtime: 13 min

Estonia - 2017


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About The Director:

Chintis Lundgren is an Estonian-born animator currently living in Croatia. She studied fine arts at an alternative art school in Estonia called Academia Non Grata before pursuing a career as a painter. Lundgren later taught herself animation and quickly gained attention in the animation world for her quirky music videos, PSAs, and short films featuring a light, absurdist tone and distinctive anthropomorphic characters. In 2011, Lundgren created her own animation studio, Chintis Lundgreni Animatsioonistuudio, and later co-founded Adriatic Animation, an animation studio based in Croatia.

Awards:

Special Distinctions of the Jury - ANIMANIMA 2017

Award for Best Script - Ottawa International Animation Festival 2017

Program A Audience Choice Award -  New York City Short Film Festival (NYC Shorts) 2017