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GIFFONI EXPERIENCE 2010 - 18.31 July

Sections & Films


Category: Edition 2010


Two animals, Munk and Lemmy, are trying to cultivate a small apple tree in the middle of desert. The tiny plant misses some water. Munk is ought to look around for some water and fortunately finds an oasis with a spring.



Due animaletti, Munk e Lemmy, cercano di coltivare un piccolo albero di mele nel bel mezzo di un deserto. Alla piantina serve dell’acqua. Munk va alla ricerca di un po’ d’acqua e, fortunatamente, trova un’oasi con una sorgente.


Original Title DZĪVAIS ŪDENS
Category Official Competition
Section Elements +3
Tipology Animation, Short Film
Duration 10'
Production Year 2009
Nationality Latvia
Directed by Maris Brinkmanis
Screenplay Maris Putnins
Script Maris Putnins
Sound Normunds Deinats
Music Maris Putnins
Art Director Maris Putnins, Pauls Timrots
Produced by Maris Putnins

magic water regMaris Brinkmanis
Born in 1975 in Tukums, Latvia. From 1995 to 1997 he studied at Latvian Culture Ministries course education for non professional theatre directors. Since 1995 he worked as a director at non professional theatre “Bedre”. In 1997 he started working as an animator at the Film Studio Animacijas Brigade. He directed a number of short films, including MAGICIAN (2001), HURRY UP, MUNCHAUZEN, HURRY UP! (2005), SHIP OF HOPE (2007).


Maris Brinkmanis
Nato nel 1975 a Tukums, in Lettonia. Dal 1995 al 1997 frequenta un corso per la formazione di registi di teatro amatoriale. Dal 1995 lavora da regista al teatro amatoriale “Bedre”. Nel 1997 entra come animatore al Film Studio Animacijas Brigade. Ha diretto diversi cortometraggi, tra cui MAGICIAN (2001), HURRY UP, MUNCHAUZEN, HURRY UP! (2005), SHIP OF HOPE (2007).


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