SHORTS IN COMPETITION: NARRATIVE

DECONSTRUCTION WORKERS

Directed by Kajsa Næss and Kajsa Næss
SHORT NARRATIVE 6 Minutes New York Premiere
FILM GUIDE DECONSTRUCTION WORKERS
Two construction workers are having an everyday conversation about an existential question. They keep on building while the world around them falls apart. Will they find the answer to one of the most common questions in the Western world? This animated film mixes pixelation, cut-outs, and collage.
Female Director(s), Animation
About the Director(s)
Kajsa Næss (b. 1970) established Mikrofilm AS after completing her animation education. For more than 10 years, the production company has been making short films that have won a series of awards, including an Oscar® for the animated short The Danish Poet.
Special Note

Note: This film will screen as part of the Shorts: Means to an End program.


Film Info
  • Section:
    Shorts in Competition: Narrative
  • Year:
    2008
  • Length:
    6 minutes
  • Language:
    Norwegian
  • Country:
  • Premiere:
    New York
Cast & Credits
  • Sound:
    Håkon Lammetun
  • Producer:
    Lise Fearnely
  • Director of Photography:
    Janne Hansen, Kajsa Næss
  • Primary Cast:
    Jan Gunnar Røise, Anders Mordal
  • Composer:
    Kjartan Helleve
  • Screenwriter:
    Kjartan Helleve
  • Animation:
    Cathinka Tanberg, Isak Giertsen, Eirik Kirkaune, Kajsaa Næss
  • Director:
    Kajsa Næss

Contacts
  • Print Source
    Arna Marie Bersaas
    NORWEGIAN FILM INSTITUTE
    Dronningens Gate 16, P.O. Box 482 Sentrum Oslo, 0105
    Phone: +47 2247 4500
    amb@nfi.no