The Illustrated City (animated short film) / Kuvitettu kaupunki
Jan Andersson, Finland, 2010.
Directed by: Jan Andersson
Script: Jan Andersson
Producer: Tatu Pohjavirta
Production company: Animaation Apupyörä
Cinematography: Jan Andersson
Editing: Jan Andersson
Music: Anton Sundström
Format: 35 mm
Running time: 5'
The story of a wall. The film was originally made as a video installation to be shown at an animation exhibition. It features a wall which is filled with graffitis and then painted over. Over and over again. The film about the unrelenting fighting against street art.
Awards and Festivals
Tampere Film Festival 2011 - Main Prize in the Finnish Competition over 30 minutes
Jan Andersson is Director and Animator, born in 1973, Helsinki. Author of many short animated films. Selected filomography: 'Heaven Shall Burn: Combat' (2010), 'The Illustrated City' (2010), 'Kometa: The Lesser of Two Evils' (2008), 'I Walk The Line: When I´m Gone' (2006), 'Cleaning Women: Teknigrad' (2004), 'Zen Café: Piha ilman sadettajaa' (2003).
Location and screening schedule: ACADEMY OF DRAMATIC ART, Thursday, October 20th at 18.00