Andreas Hykade (1968) studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Stuttgart. During the 1990s he worked as an animator in London, and studied at the Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg. Since 2000 he has been teaching animation at various institutions: Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg, Royal College of Art London, Kunsthochschule Kassel, Harvard University. He has worked on commercials, TV projects and films, such as The King is Dead (1990), We lived in Grass (1995), Ring of Fire (2000), The Runt (2006). A retrospective of his work was held at the Ottawa International Animation Festival, Holland Animation Film Festival, Bradford Animation Festival, and the Museum of Modern Art in New York.
Films screened at Animafest