INSTITUTE: The Animation Workshop
SYNOPSIS: A young man is going for an important job interview, of which he knows nothing about. Two grim and mysterious bureaucrats start questioning him and test him with the most absurd and outrageous demands. But what is the job about? Who are the bureaucrats working for? Will our young man be emplyed?
PROFILE: Mikkel Okholm was born and has always lived in Denmark. From 2010 to 2014 he studied Computer Graphics Arts at the “The Animation Workshop” in Viborg and graduated with the animated short film Interview, which has currently been selected to be presented at 30 festivals, winning awards in France, Denmark and the USA. He has been working for more than a year as a 3d artist for the creative studio MPC in London, global leader of VFX visual effects, dealing especially with commercials. In 2014 he founded, in collaboration with two colleagues and friends, the “Monkey Tennis Animation Studio”, creative agency and animation studio based in Viborg, where Mikkel and his team study and realize every step of the production of animated films.