Away (18) – Fantastic Animations!
Date and timeThu 16.12.2021, at 6:00 p.m.
Away tells a story of a boy who parachutes on a mystical island and begins a journey throughout the island.
Director Zilbalodis is solely responsible for the story, animation, music and production. His exceptional artistic vision has created a film full of stunning images, magical atmosphere and wonder. The Guardian reviewed the film as silent, surreal and entrancing animation.
Fantastic Animations! It’s time to stop thinking that animations are only for children. This film series showcases the art of animation by four hand-picked, unique and stunning animated films. Animation film can be anything the artists imagines with no limitations of reality. Therefore it is a great way to share inner feelings or magical visions, high-light problems of society and travel in time and space.
Director: Gints Zilbalodis
Language: no dialogue
Duration: 75 min
Age limit: 18 years, alcohol serving
Fantastic Animations! -films:
16.9. Boy and the World (Brasil, 2014)
14.10. Mans mīļākais karš / My Favorite War (Norway, Latvia, 2020)
18.11. La Casa Lobo / The Wolf House (Chile, 2018)
16.12. Away (Latvia, 2019)