ANIMATION FESTIVAL
20.–23.5.2021 ONLINE

The Chimney Swift

Director: Frédéric Schuld
Technique: 2D drawn animation
Duration:  16 min
Year: 2020
Country: Germany

A chimney sweeper describes his everyday routine of forcing young kids to become workers. While we observe a kid cleaning a chimney, the master’s statement gets more personal with every sentence until we understand, that he is speaking about his own past.