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Francka, Macho and commission for the film Woman Part II

Francka Macho Woman II

 

Francka

Animation, 1'15'', 2015

Animation and script: Ana Čigon
Sound and music: Ana Čigon and Vasja Progar

Francka is a character from the book Na klancu written by Slovene writer Ivan Cankar. The story is well known to all the children and adults of many generations in Slovenia. In this animation Francka takes a different approach when coping with difficulties then in the original story.

Screenings / exhibitions:
8/12/2015, International Animated Film Festival Animateka, Kinodvor, Ljubljana
8/7/2016, Fest Anča, Žilina, Slovakia
• 2nd Screening of Slovene animation films, selection period 2006-2017: 14/4/2018, City cinema Metropol, Celje
• 14/3/2019 - 6/4/2019, IC 2.1multimedia group exhibition based on the writer Ivan Cankar (produkcija Stripburger/Forum Ljubljana), galerija Simulaker, Novo Mesto
• 10/9/2020, IC 2.2multimedia group exhibition based on the writer Ivan Cankar (produkcija Stripburger/Forum Ljubljana), Gorenjski muzej, Kranj

Franc

 

Macho / Mačo

Animation and script: Ana Čigon
Sound and music: Ana Čigon and Vasja Progar

Exhibitions:
• 27/1/2018 25/2/2018, group exhibition 'e.city-Ljubljana / Projected Visions. From art in the urban context to fiction and dystopia' (Curated by: Barbara Borčić), Apollonia, échanges artistiques européens, Strasbourg, France

The animation Francka and Macho were developed as part of Uncovering a Pig in a Poke project with the aim of making a video series on feminist topics, but the series was never finished and rather developed into the two mentioned animations and the topic was later developed in other films such as Remembering the Others, Heroines and Flow.

Madja Širca's project Woman, Part II

The documentary Woman, Part II was directed by Majda Širca. Parts of my animations Francka and Macho were included in her film. Please find more information about her film and the link to the film below.

Directed by: Majda Širca
Written by: Majda Širca
Cinematography: Jurij Nemec, Sašo Grmek Music Borja Močnik
Edited by: Zlatjan Čučkov
Sound design: Marjan Drobnič
Assistant camera: Jurij Frleta
Make-up: Katja Krnc
TV documentation expert: Jožica Hafner Graphic Designer Živko Ratković
Producer: Denis Miklavčič, Jaka Hemler
Head of office: Andraž Poeschl
Production: RTV Slovenija (Documentary Programmes)

Link to the film: http://4d.rtvslo.si/arhiv/zenska-2-del/174392873/


Zenska II



Ana Čigon