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26 OCT / 14:00 / Sal 3
27 OCT / 11:30 / Sal 1

An animated short exploring group dynamics. How do we define ourselves when we are all equal?

  • Directed by: Michael Frei & Mario von Rickenback
  • Country: Switzerland, 2019
  • Time: 9m
  • Type: 2D computer
  • Production: Playables
  • Animation: Michael Frei, Martine Ulmer, Anaïs Voirol

Born in Switzerland in 1987, Michael Frei is a filmmaker and artist based in Zürich. He studied animation at the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts and at the Estonian Academy of Art in Tallinn. His Films Not About Us and Plug & Play received numerous awards all over the world. He was invited as Animation Artist in Residence Tokyo in 2014. His interactive project Plug & Play became an internet phenomenon. Funny. He recently co-founded Playables, a production company for peculiar projects based in Zürich.