World Festival of Animated Film /
short and feature edition 5 to 10 June 2017
World Festival of Animated Film / short and feature edition 5 to 10 June 2017
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Bøygen / The Boyg

Kristian Pedersen

Norway / 2016 / 5' 32''


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Wednesday, 07. 06.,
Tuškanac Cinema, 11:00 h
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Thursday, 08. 06.,
Europa Cinema, 20:00 h


Peer Gynt: Who are you?

The Boyg: Myself. Can you say the same?

The Boyg is the voice within that whispers go around, preventing you from facing yourself, suffocating progress and initiative. A six minute visual and musical remix of Ibsen's Peer Gynt, Norwegian Folklore, Edvard Grieg's composition, paralyzing panic attacks and The Great Boyg itself who finds us all.

Kristian Pedersen

Filmmaker and designer Kristian Pedersen graduated with an MA in Visual Communication from Bergen Academy of Art and Design. Working as a freelance animator and designer in Oslo, he has produced animated poetry films in collaboration with the small press Gasspedal, publishing house Gyldendal, and the National Library. Kristian has developed a distinct visual signature and narrative style, and his films have been featured at festivals for film, animation, literature and poetry film. He was awarded Goethe Institute's Film Prize at Zebra Poetry Film Festival in Berlin, 2014.



Kristian Pedersen


Mikrofilm AS


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