Japan Media Arts Festival  
20th

Animation Division

Jury Slections

Exhibition Screening Related Event

Kukuschka

Animated short film

Dina VELIKOVSKAYA [Russia]

© "Pchela-studio"
Outline

A stop-motion animation film using puppets. Kukuschka, a bird living in the desert, keeps traveling in the belief that she will someday reach the sun. She gives birth to a child, but it becomes difficult to walk fast with a baby. The work describes the contradictory and ambiguous aspects of motherhood, and the difficulty of managing both work and raising a child. With impressive backgrounds and artistic representations of the desert.
[8 min. 45 sec.]


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Dina VELIKOVSKAYA
Russia
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