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Andrej_Kolencik

Andrej Kolenčík

Slovakia / Website

Biography

Andrej Kolenčík, nicknamed Admiral (* 3.8.1984 in Bratislava) is a film director and a visual artist. He studied graphic design at School of Applied Arts and graduated from Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava in field of animation. He studied also at RITS in Brussels during his Erasmus studies and made intership at Academy of Fine Arts and Design in Bratislava.

At present he´s working as a freelance film director of fiction, documentary and also animation films, music videos and commercials. As a visual artist he deals with illustration. Besides of that he was also program director of well known international animation festival Fest Anča for 6 years. In 2014 he was selected for Berlinale Talents. In 2015 he started his own production company called Admiral Films.


Filmography:
2014 – Play! – short documentary film (director)
2013 – Vystava (The Exhibition) – short fiction film, Piknik Pictures (co-director / co-writer)
2012 – Hviezda (The Star) – short documentary film (director / co-writer)
2010 – Luníček & Perešníček – pilot of animated tv series (director)
2009 – Čmuchal & Sviňa zasahujú – short animated film (director)

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Play!

Igraj! (Orig.) / 2014 / Serbia / 12 min

What do Bingo and SpongeBob have in common? Dusan, an eight-year-old boy trapped in limbo between two polar opposite worlds, spends his time amongst gambling adults in a casino while his imagination is captivated by children’s television series...

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