Fisketur (Out Fishing) to Berlin

Fisketur (Out Fishing) is selected to the competition in the Film Festival Berlinalen in the section Generation Kplus.
The film will compete with other films for the young generation to win the Silver Bear.
The festival will be held in Berlin, Germany between 15-25 February 2018.

The screening dates are:
20 Feb. 10:00 at the HKW
21 Feb. 9:30 at Filmtheater am Friedrichshain
22 Feb. 10:30 in CinemaxX 1
23 Feb. 10:00 in Zoo Palast 2

Fisketur / Out Fishing ©Zigzag Animation


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Black Widow (Svarta Änkan)

Black Widow, that has won the award for Best music in 2014 in STOCKmotion festival has been broadcasted in SVT 21 November 2015. The music is composed by Maja Josefsson. The film is available in SVT Play until 21 December 2015.

Music Award in STOCKmotion 2014

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Black Widow is nominated for STOCKmotion Award 2014

The short dance film Black Widow, directed by Maria Josefsson, is nominated for The STOCKmotion Award 2014. The film will be screened on Oct. 10th at 19:00 in Filmhuset in Stockholm.

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Screening in Japan after the tsunami

Last week we had a screening of “Spot and Splodge in Snowstorm” for kids in Japan who were hit by the tsunami in 2011.

The screening took place in a community center of Ishinomaki (Miyagi prefecture) called KAMIDAINIKAIKAN in the TATAMI Theater, and was organized by Haruko Hashimoto who is the director of Snow collective who organize a film festival In Snow, screening films in a theater made of snow and ice.
Look at a short film who shows this magniciant theater.

Few more screening are palned, among them at Kesennuma Fenix batting center in June. This center opened last month with money donated by Mr Chiba who lost seven members of his family in the tsunami. He saved money for 3 years from his milk delivery company.

I’m happy we can bring some comfort to the children.

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Double premiere

On Tuseday 29 April 2014 we will have a double premiere. Two dance films produced by Zigzag Animation – BRIDGE & BLACK WIDOW will participate in a Dance film festival in Stockholm – Screen Dance Festival – as a part of the international dance day.

The screening will start at 17:00 in Brygghuset/Studiefrämjandet, at Norrtullsgatan 12 Stockholm.

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Aston’s Stones – still going strong

Seven years after it’s release (2007) Aston’s Stones is still doing well.

Aston's stones, a film by Uzi and Lotta GeffenbladIn the next edition of Stuttgart International Trickfilm Festival (22-27 April 2014) the short film will be screened as a part of ”Best of Animation” -

a classic and a highlight of the festival is the section which presents the most important and interesting animated films of the past ten years.

Soon the film will also be published on DVD in Australia.

A festival called Little Big Shots is celebrating it’s 10th birthday and will publish a special 10th birthday retrospective collection of 12 short films. The festival director Ben Laden has said: “This collection of films I regarding as one of the best moments since I took on the role at LBS.

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Another award in the USA

Aston’s Presents has been awarded again in the other side of the atlantic. This time it is in the Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival.
“The children all voted their favorite film, and Aston’s Presents was chosen”, writes Deborah Girdwood from the festival.

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The BAMmie Award to Aston’s Presents

Aston’s Presents is the winner of 2013 MABmie award for best early childhood film, decided by audience vote at the 15th annual BAMKids Film Festival.
Uzi Geffenblad had the pleasure to meet the kids in six different Q&A’s during the festival in Brooklyn led by the fantastic Nicole Dreiske.

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Aston’s Presents in Oberhausen

Now in it’s 58′s year, the International Short Film Festival Oberhausen has become one of the world’s most respected film events – a place where filmmakers and artists ranging from Roman Polanski to Cate Shortland, from George Lucas to Pipilotti Rist have presented their first films.

We are proud that our latest shot animation, Aston’s Presents is in competition in the Children’s and Youth Cinema program (age 3 and over).
The program is set to
• SAT, 28 April, Sunset, 10.30 a.m.
• MON, 30 April, Lichtburg, 10.30 h

This will be the International Premiere of the film.

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Radicalized in Tricky Women 2012

Radicalized, Zigzag AnimationOnce again, Radicalized by Klara Swantesson will be screened in Tricky Women (14-18 March 2012).

The film was awarded in the same festival The Synchro Film & TV award in 2007.
This time it will be screened in a program called Women at work.

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World premiere In BUFF

BUFF (13-17 March 2012), Children’s and youths Film festival in Malmö, Sweden will screen some of our films.

Spot and Splodge on the Spot will be screened 13/3 10:45 and 14/3 09:30
• Aston’s Presents
will have a WORLD PREMIERE as a part of Minifilm on Thursday 15/3 09:30

Further more, Lotta Geffenblad will lead a workshop in Stop Motion on Monday 12/3.

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At the Dentist in Ale Kino!

Spot and Splodge at the Dentist (>>) is in competition in Poland.
It is 29th edition of Ale Kino! in Poznan.
In 2007 our film Aston’s Stones won the Silver Goats there. Let’s hope for gold this time! …

The film will be screened on

  • Mon, 2011-12-05 09:30
  • Tue, 2011-12-06 09:30


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