Überfrog

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Shorts: Animation 2
Digital Screening Room Fri, May 14 12:00 AM - Thu, May 27 11:59 PM

Best of Fest Encores
Part 2 of a selection of local and international animated shorts.

Access
Watch From:USA
Ticket Prices
General Public:$13.00 (+ $2 online fee)
Members:$10.00 (no online fee)
Film Info
Premiere Status:Minnesota Premiere
Programs:Shorts
Tags:Animation
Fantasy
Thriller
Nature
Release Year:2020
Runtime:12 min
Country/Region:Finland
Festivals & Awards:Dam Short Film Festival 2021 - Best Animation
Golden Knight Film Festival Malta 2020 - Best five films of the festival
Palm Springs International Animation Festival 2020 - Best Animated Short in category 3D Powerful Dar
Language:no dialogue
Trailer:https://vimeo.com/460116775
Cast/Crew
Director:Tuomas Kurtakko
Screenwriter:Tuomas Kurtakko
Composer:Tuomas Kurtakko

Description

Best of Fest Encores

When a chase for a delicious dragonfly goes awry, a frog finds himself on a journey towards higher levels of amphibian consciousness.

Director Biography

Tuomas KurtakkoTuomas Kurtakko was born and raised far above the arctic circle in Finnish Lapland, and is currently living in Helsinki, Finland. He studied audiovisual media culture and sound design at University of Lapland. Previously he has directed music videos, short form documentaries and a couple of hand drawn animation shorts. Überfrog is his debut 3rd animated short film and also his first film aimed at the festival circuit.

Screening as a part of Shorts: Animation 2