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2008-06-09 18:16:09

"Small movies for a big city"-2008

Special edition "Small movies for a big city" of the VI International festival of Animation Arts "Multivision", the second one after the success of 2007 screening on Dvortsovy Bridge, was held on the drawn wings of 2 bridges: Dvortsovy and Troitsky bridger over the Neva River in the center of Saint-Petersburg:

   The Things She Can't Avoid in the City, by Park Ji-Youn at Dvortsovy bridge
 Troitsky bridge became a giant i-pod  public at Troitsky bridge
 “Bendito Machine” by Josse Malis at Troitsky bridge  Our Wonderful Nature by Tomer Eshed at Dvortsovy bridge

One can see full photo report at our web-album

The winners of the competitive program are:

The winners of the competitive program are:

“The best animated short LOVE film” (prize 500 euro)
“Wolf Daddy”
Directed by CHANG Hyung-yun
Animation Studio Nowornever, Korea
 “The best animated short FAIRY TALE film” (prize 500 euro)
“Gordij Mysh” (Proud Mouse)
Directed by Natalia Berezovaya
Animation Studio Pilot, Russia
 Special Jury Mention for “Best Visual Solution”
“Bendito Machine”
Directed by Jossie Malis
Zumbakamera, Peru - Spain
Special Jury Mention for “Graceful Idea Expression”
Directed by Johnny Kelly
Royal College of Art, UK
Special Jury Mention for “Magic Realism”
“Rain from Above to Down”
Directed by Ivan Maximov
Foundation for Social and cultural programs “Gubernia”, Russia

The Jury decided not to award “The best animated short WINDOW BRIDGE film” in a matter, there were no films that could be named a winner. So the prize of 1000 euro is going to the next year.

The Jury of the Festival: Dmitry Vysotsky, Andrey Sicorsky – animated film directors and artists, Dmitry Shagin – painter, Bella Matveeva – painter and member of the New Academy of fine arts, Valery Katsuba – photographer, Stanislav Dvorko – Chairman of the Community board on social advertising in North-West Federal District.

The animations were shown with the help of 3 video projectors Christie Roadster S+16K (48000 ANSI) at the screen 320 square meters on Dvortsovy bridge and with the help of 2 video projectors Christie Roadster S+20K (40000 ANSI) at the screen 360 square meters on Troitsky bridge. The construction of the giant bridge screens was worked out by Multivision festival with the kind help of Stroyproject Institute, the chief bridge construction developer in St.Petersburg. The event was supported by St.Petersburg government, and the entrance to the event was free for everybody. The audience of the event counted more than 50 000 people.

Thanks to all authors and studios, hope to see your works on our upcoming competitions! Lots of love from the festival team!

Just to remind: Multivision, Small movies for the Big City, 2007 year screening:



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