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Retrospective: Animating Reality

Tussilago Jonas Odell

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A brilliant combination of testimonials, archival images and reconstructions, Tussilago tells the amazing story of a young German woman who, in the 1970s, had an intense and destructive love affair with a future terrorist.

Presented in collaboration with the Sommets du cinéma d'animation, the Cinémathèque québécoise, the Département d'histoire de l'art et d'études cinématographiques de l'Université de Montréal and the Observatoire du cinéma au Québec


  • Country : Sweden
  • Year : 2011
  • V.O : Swedish
  • Subtitles : English
  • Duration : 14 MIN
  • Cinematography : Per Helin
  • Sound Design : Frippe Jonsäter
Filmography of Jonas Odell :

Short films:

1984 The Man Who Thought with his Hat / Mannen som tänkte med hatten (co-dir w Stig Bergquist )
1985 Dawning / Dagen Bräcks (co-dir with Stig Bergquist )
1988 Pesce Pesce ( co-dir w Stig Bergquist, Martti Ekstrand; Max Andersson, Lars Ohlson )
1989 Exit ( co-dir w Stig Bergquist, Martti Ekstrand, Lars Ohlson)
1993 Alice in Plasmaland / Alice i Plasmalandet ( tv series ) (co-dir w Magnus Carlsson)
1993 Revolver / Här är karusellen (co-dir w Stig Bergquist, Martti Ekstrand Lars Ohlson)
1995 Body Parts ( tv series )
1995 Ebbe & Sten ( tv series ) (co-dir w Magnus Carlson)
1997 Otto (co-dir w Stig Bergquist)
2002 Family & Friends / Släkt & vänner
2006 Never like the first time! / Aldrig som första gången !
2008 Lies / Lögner
2011 Tussilago
2016 I was a Winner / Jag var en vinnare

Music videos:

2003 Erasure – Come up and see me
2003 Goldfrapp – Strict Machine
2004 Franz Ferdinand – Take me out
2004 Mad Action – Smile
2004 El Presidente – Rocket
2004 Tahiti 80 – Changes
2005 Feeder – Feeling a moment
2005 Audio Bullys – Shot you down
2006 Infadels – Love like Semtex
2007 U2 – Window in the skies
2007 The Hours – Ali in the jungle
2008 Ida Maria – Better when you´re naked
2008 I’m from Barcelona – Paper planes
2010 The Rolling Stones – Plundered my Soul
2013 Franz Ferdinand – Right Action
2014 Twin Atlantic – Heart & Soul

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