- out of competition
Short film [up to 10 min]
A story about a soldier who fights in a global war between robots and humanity. Once he was injured and robot-woman helps him to get well. They fall in love but humanity as well as robots don’t want to accept this love.
Sasha Svirksy (Aleksandr Svirskii by passport) was born July 9th 1980 in Soviet Runo village, Stavropol Area, Russia. In 2002 he graduated from Grekov Art College in Rostov-on-Don, Russia. Since 2008 he works as an animation director and artist. He develops his own artistic language by mixing media. During this time he has created more than 12 animation films and continues to make graphics artwork, painting and collages. Since 2013 he lives and works in Moscow.
In animation he used method of improvisation and challenges stereotypes.