Hugo & Holger
Synopsis: Our main character Hugo is always dreaming about getting a dog. When he finally meets Holger, his wish comes true, thinking he’s a big puppy dog. But Holger is, in fact, a baby elephant, who willingly becomes Hugo’s puppy. It is about the eyes that see it! A Friendship starts, and flourishes, it is challenged and opens up for more fantastic discoveries and experiences, with the outside world in wonderment. Beautifully animated with only the guide of a narrator, told with lots of subtle action and humor. The story unfolds through the fantasy and perspective of a child and the natural way children view the world around them, by making everything into a playful game.
Trailer by Tre Tosser
2D Animated short directed and written by Jakob Maqe. Produced at WIL FILM in 2012.
Synopsis: ”Tupilaq” is a very personal short film revolving around the themes of cultural alienation, abuse and the contrast between mythological nature and western culture. ”Tupilaq” gives us a heartbreaking peek into a traditional Greenlandic background in contrast to western society. The film uses the tupilaq as a symbol of both, the spirit of a forefather and a curse.
”Tupilaq” has received 2 1st. Prizes have been highlighted at SUNDANCE – 2015 and have been officially selected at multiple festivals.
For more information on the film please check the “Tupilaq” website.
Genre: 2D Animation. Drama.
Synopsis: In a search for a place to settle down, the three friends Blue, Yellow and Green find their friendship being ruined by greed and headless competition. Only when Blue and Yellow have destroyed all surrounding natural resources they discover that Green has found the true values in life on a mountaintop, in modest harmony with nature and surrounded by family and love.
”Three Fools” has recently been nominated THE WORLD ANIMATION CELEBRATION 2015 and has been officially selected at multiple festivals. To find out more about it, browse the AWARDS AND FESTIVALS section below.
Genre: Animation. Children & Youth.
Directed and written by Snobar Avani and Peter Hausner.
Produced at Wil Film in 2014.
For more information on the film please check the “Three Fools” website.
Trailer: Tre Tosser
Synopsis: One cold winter evening the computer game Brutal Bullet becomes infected by a destructive virus; a virus of burning red two’s hitting the computer’s binary number system of white zero’s and one’s. “Kane Skullhead” the main character of the game, can suddenly feel a beat inside his chest; a beat of life that activates the antivirus in the computer and starts a chase of life and death, which will eventually reach beyond his own world and have him collide with the world of a beautiful ballerina.
Genre: Animation. Family.
Written and directed by Michael Helmuth Hansen.
Produced by WIL FILM in January 2016.
For more information on the film please check the “Digital Romance” website.
Trailer: Digital Romance