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World Festival of Animated Film /
3 to 8 June 2019
World Festival of Animated Film / 3 to 8 June 2019
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Tower Bawher / Tower Bawher

Animation and Fine Arts 1: Inspired by 1

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Tower Bawher / Tower Bawher


Theodore Ushev

Canada / 2005 / 3' 50''



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Wednesday, 05. 06.,
Kaptol Boutique Cinema, Hall 1, 20:00 h


Synopsis


This animated short by Theodore Ushev is like a whirlwind tour of Russian constructivist art and is filled with visual references to artists of the era, including Vertov, Stenberg, Rodchenko, Lissitsky and Popova.

Theodore Ushev


Born in Kyustendil, Bulgaria, Theodore Ushev first made a name for himself as a poster artist in his native country before settling in Montreal in 1999. In Montreal, Ushev worked in the multimedia industry and then found fruitful creative soil at the National Film Board of Canada, where he has made more than 10 films to date, including Lipsett Diaries (2010), about the tortured life and art of the acclaimed experimental filmmaker, and the Academy Award-nominated short Blind Vaysha (2016). Ushev’s films have won more than 150 awards and mentions and have screened in many retrospectives.

 

Director

Theodore Ushev


Production

National Film Board of Canada


categories

Animation and Fine Arts 1: Inspired by 1