Stamp by Mikhail Medvedev (Russia, 2015)
Biographical note of the author
Mikhail Medvedevwas born in Moscow in 1983. This is the first film as director. He has graduated at VGIK (Russian State University of Cin-ematography). In 2012 he worked as animator at full-length animation film Ku!KinDzaDza and in 2015 as background designer at full-length animation film Mystery of Sukharev Tower. Magi-cians of Equilibrium.
The screenplay was inspired by F. Kafka’s short story “My Neighbor”. The film takes place in an imaginary “white collar” world where paper planes are turned into blank forms. The main character realizes the futility of his existence and breaks free from his chains.