The Five Minute Museum

The Five Minute Museum

Animation, 6 min.


by Paul Bush

Switzerland / United Kingdom, June 2015

An experimental animation in which thousands of artefacts from the collections of small museums are brought to life in an animated history of human endeavour.


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Directed by: Paul Bush
Written by: Paul Bush

World Premiere: June 2015
Original Version: Without dialogue, colour, DCP, 6 min.

ISAN: 0000-0003-FC10-0000-Q-0000-0000-X

Production: Schattenkabinett GmbH, Ancient Mariner Productions Ltd.
Producer: Gerd Gockell, Paul Bush, Ted Sieger, Jochen Ehmann
Executive Producer: Gerd Gockell

Cinematography: Paul Bush, Adrian Flury, Joder von Rotz
Editing: Paul Bush
Sound Editing: Thomas Gassmann
Sound Design: Andy Cowton, Thomas Gassmann
Rerecording Sound Mix: Thomas Gassmann
Music: Andy Cowton
Animation: Paul Bush, Joder von Rotz, Adrian Flury
Compositing: Joder von Rotz, Adrian Flury
Techniques: Stop motion

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World Sales: Autour de Minuit

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Distribution Switzerland: Schattenkabinett GmbH

Open / CloseAwards (a selection)

  • Roanne, Festival international du court métrage d'animation, Grand Prix expérimental du Jury 2016
  • Bern, Berner Filmförderung, Bester Experimentalfilm 2015
  • London, London International Animation Film Festival, Best Sound Design Award 2015
  • Ottawa, Ottawa International Animation Festival, Best Animation Film Category "Experimental/Abstract Animation" 2015
  • Rio de Janeiro, Anima Mundi Festival internacional de Animação do Brasil, Best Gallery Film 2015
  • Tallinn, Animation Film Festival Animated Dreams, Best Non-Narrative Animation 2015

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