The Burden/ Breme/ Min Börda
Niki Lindroth von Bahr (Malade AB)
2017, SWE, 13' / 2017, ŠVE, 13'
An animated musical with apocalyptic undertones. The story is divided into four episodes that takes place in a supermarket, a long term hotel, a call center and a hamburger restaurant. All of the settings are located in a modern, generic market place next to a large freeway.
Animirani muzikal z apokaliptičnimi podtoni. Zgodba je razdeljena na štiri epizode, ki se odvijajo v supermarketu, apartmaju, klicnem centru in restavraciji s hamburgerji. Prizorišča se nahajajo v moderni generični tržnici blizu velike avtoceste.
Written, directed and animated by Niki Lindroth von Bahr
Music: Hans Appelqvist
Voices: Olof Wretling, Mattias Fransson, Carl Englén, Sven Björklund
Technique: puppet animation
Distribution: Swedish Film Institute, New Europe Film Sales
Recommended for children under 14: yes
Niki Lindroth von Bahr
Niki Lindroth von Bahr, born in 1984, is an artist and animation director based in Stockholm. She got her master degree in fine art at the Royal Institute of Art in the spring of 2016. Her films Bath House (2014) and Tord and Tord (2010) has been screened at festivals around the word, such as Berlinale, Sundance, AFI and Annecy. Tord and Tord was also nominated as Best Shortfilm at Guldbaggegalan 2011.