von Keitz

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Completed research project

Title / Titel Moving Visions – Graphic Dreams. Towards a History of Swiss Animation Films
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Original title / Originaltitel Bewegte Visionen, geträumte Graphik. Ein Forschungs- und Dokumentationsprojekt zum Schweizer Animationsfilm
Summary / Zusammenfassung The project aims to establish a database that will list up all animated films having been produced in Switzerland from the 1920es to the present. Every title is presented with parameters such as animation technique, author(s), producer(s), archive or place of archiving (private or public collections etc.), materials and formats and, last but not least, the quality of their preservation. At the end the database will be published on the internet.

The project understands itself as a prepration of a following research project that will be describing and analysing spezific modes and historical contexts of production, international influences on the swiss production and particularily the artistic conceptions, esthetic forms and traditions of swiss animated films.
Keywords / Suchbegriffe Animation, Switzerland
Project leadership and contacts /
Projektleitung und Kontakte
Dr. Ursula von Keitz (Project Leader)
lic. phil. Eva Küttel
Funding source(s) /
Unterstützt durch
Universität Zürich (position pursuing an academic career)
Stiftung für Wissenschaftliche Forschung der Universität Zürich
In collaboration with /
In Zusammenarbeit mit
Lichtspiel Bern Switzerland
Duration of Project / Projektdauer May 2007 to Oct 2008