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Section: International Competition of Animated Films for Children

The World's Middlest Fish (2017) 6

Norway | 2017 | 10 min.

Ingeborg likes fishing and, like every year, she takes part in the large fishing competition. Next to the experienced fishermen, the little girl does not seem to have a chance. But luckily she catches the world's middlest fish. Ingeborg and her catch are the center of media attention.

Duration10 min
Directed by Cathinka Tanberg
Screenplay Per Schreiner
Director of Photography -
Music John Erik Kaada
Edited by Ulf Tønder Flittig, Cathinka Tanberg
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A Norwegian animator and director, she studied animation at the Volda University College and visual communication at the National Academy of Arts in Bergen. She works at Mikrofilm. She has made several advertising films. The animated film The World’s Middlest Fish (2017) is her first professional directorial work.This film is a part of the set Short Animations 10.