Yuri Norstein: screening of cartoons and conversation with the audience
Yuri Norstein at PANDA Theater!
At the event we will talk about the production process of all the films of Norstein, including the novel “The Overcoat” by N.V. Gogol, about literary and artistic sources, about the film image, about the borders of animation that are wider than the popular idea of it. You can ask your questions and get a personal autograph. During the event you’ll also see fragments from his cartoons.
Yuri Borisovich Norstein
Director-animator, screenwriter, artist.
Yuri Norstein is a distinguished Russian animator and director, the creator of memorable and award-winning films. In 1984 his film “Tale of Tales” was named The Best Animated Film of All Time in an event organized by the American Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in Los Angeles with critics and filmmaker judges from all over the world. In 2002 this film was also named the best animated film of all time in a Zagreb International Animation Festival poll. In 2003, an international film jury in Tokyo declared “Hedgehog in the Fog” to be the best animated film of all time. For his contributions to art Norstein received the Order of Arts and Letters (France,1991), and the Order of the Rising Sun (Japan, 2004), as well as many Russian state and independent awards.
Tickets: 25 € at the entrance // 18€ + order fees pre-sale
Tickets online: https://www.eventbrite.de/e/yuri-norstein-tickets-52712923774