A Robot is a Robot
26 OCT 16:15 Sal 3 27 OCT 10:30 Sal 5
Following the tragic demise of its military career, a disabled robot war veteran finds its home among humans in the tender care of an old lady, who hires him in her hair salon for cats. Can he leave its days as a ruthless killer robot behind or is he going to act on the sinister murderous instincts that are a key part of its programming?
Director: Emil Friis Ernst & Nilas Røpke Driessen Production: Tim Leborgne Animation: Kristina Sletting & Maria Sandvig Company: The Open Workshop
Emil Friis Ernst is a cartoonist and illustrator from Denmark, whose work fuses old school pulp with themes of existentialism and loneliness. His parents are inordinately proud of him.
Nilas Røpke Driessen is a cartoonist and illustrator from Denmark. His work often delves into the humorous and absurd, and almost always has a hint of melancholy.