A Man with social anxiety gets followed by a naive and clumsy creature.
‘But Mill is Important’ is my graduation film that I made together with Eirik Grønmo Bjørnsen at Volda University College (2012).The film has ben screened at 100+ festivals and won over 20 international awards. Music by Phil Brookes and sound by André Parklind



Awards
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AUDIENCE AWARD FOR BEST SHORT FILM - Ottawa International Animation Festival 2013
WALT DISNEY AWARD FOR BEST GRADUATION FILM - Ottawa International Animation Festival 2013
BEST ANIMATED SHORT FILM (+18 category) - Giffoni International Film Festival 2013
BEST STUDENT FILM - Se-Ma-For Film Festival 2013
AUDIENCE AWARD - Sweaty Eyeballs 2013
PEOPLE'S CHOISE AWARD - Aesthetica Short Film Festival 2013
AUDIENCE AWARD - Frame by Frame 2013
BEST STUDENT FILM - Athens Animfest - 2013
POST GRADUATE STUDENT JURY: BEST STUDENT FILM - Athens Animfest 2013
GOLD WINNER - Moving Image Student Category - Visuelt 2013
BEST STUDENT FILM - Animated Dreams 2013
FUTURE GLANCE - Kort på KinoKino 2013
SPECIAL MENTION - Sommets du cinéma d'animation 2013
SPECIAL MENTION BY JURY MEMBER CHRIS ROBINSON - Animateka 2013
BEST SHORT Cardiff Independent Film Festival 2014
AUDIENCE AWARD In Short Film Festival 2014
STUDENT SPECIAL AWARD - Anifest 2013
BEST NORDIC BALTIC STUDENT FILM - Fredrikstad Animation Festival 2012
AUDIENCE AWARD International Programme 1: Inside the Mind - London International Animation Festival 2014
SPECIAL MENTION Anibar 2014
BEST FILM FROM AN EMERGING ARTIST Giraf festival of Independent Animation 2014



Selected Festivals
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Annecy International Animation Festval 2013
Ottawa Internatinal Animation Festival 2013
Hollywood Shorts 2014
Hiroshima International Animation Festival
Animafest Zagreb 2014
London International Animation Festival 2014
Uppsala Kortfilmsfestival 2013