EN kinoMANUAL is a small, independent audio-visual production house focused on experimenting with the moving image and sound. We mainly explore analogue animation techniques such as hand-drawn, cut-out or direct cinema. We enjoy manual contact with film and production process itself. kinoMANUAL creates films and objects that correspond with a rich tradition of moving images, kinetic art and experimental cinema.
PLkinoMANUAL to mała, niezależna manufaktura audio-wizualna, skupiona na eksperymentowaniu z ruchomym obrazem i dźwiękiem. Eksplorujemy głównie analogowe techniki poklatkowe: animacja rysunkowa, wycinanka, non camera. Lubimy kontakt tworzywem, którego używamy. kinoMANUAL to filmy i obiekty, które chcą korespondować z bogatą tradycją ruchomych obrazów, sztuki kinetycznej i kina eksperymentalnego.
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27 IV 2019 "25/25" won III Prize during O!Pla Polish Animation Festival / FORMANIMY section / see O!Pla website / 2019 competition winners
Pin Park + kinoMANUAL on TOUR in UK2 V - Tankstation - Enschede (NL) see info 3 V - The CUBE Microplex - Bristol (UK) see info 5 V - Flatpack Festival - Birmingham (UK) see info 7 V - Star & Shadow - Newcastle upon Tyne (UK see info 8 V - Soundgas.com 9 V - Iklectik - London (UK) see info
IV 2019 /// "25/25" - the Best Polish Film at 9th IAFF ANIMOCJE Jury statment: For the best Polish film, we award an independent experimental short. Engaging, watchable, expertly animated, and reminiscent of constructivism, this abstract piece also has excellent sound design. see ANIMOCJE - competition winners
01.12.2018 /// KAJTEK by kinoMANUAL (music video of Pin Park) will be screened during LIAF London International Animation Festival 2018 ABSTRACT SHOWCASE see details
07.12.2018 ///Pin Park + kinoMANUAL LIVE SpaceFest! Festival, Gdańsk SCENA SPACED-OUT see details
13.12.2018 /// 25/25 by kinoMANUAL will be screened during Piccolo Festival Animazione 2018, Pordenone, Italy Visual&Music program
25-28.10.2018 /// Punto y Raya Festival 2018 in Wrocław (Poland) 25/25 by kinoMANUAL won SECOND PRIZE and AUDIENCE AWARD "Animated with only 25 drawings, this film is literally a playground for abstract narration. By exploring its limitations, it develops joyful multiple stories that are complemented by both, diegetic and abstract sounds." Punto y Raya 2018
09-31.01.2018 /// kinoMANUAL: Site-Specific Animation - exhibition in Entropia Gallery, Wrocław see details
26.10.2017 /// Pin Park + kinoMANUAL live /// KRAUT NIGHT #1 /// BARdzo bardzo club, ul. Nowogrodzka 11Warszawa see the details
05.2017 /// The first official music video of "Krautpark" made by kinoMANUAL. see the video
20.04.2017 /// letters.EHO screened during the Best of Punto y Raya 2016 at The Exploratorium, San Francisco see details
18-23.04.2018 /// At the O!pla Polish Film Festival you could see "2" and "Pointing to a Marvel" (Animated Videoclip competition). "letters.EHO" and "Le Sol" will be screened in Formanimy competition. see details
photo by Larry Cuba from fb/puntoyraya
09.2016 /// We would like to very proudly announce that letters.EHO by kinoManual (Aga Jarząb/animation and Pin Park/music) won third (yellow) prize on Punto y Raya Festival!!! "A well designed film that makes creative use of, and expands on, direct on film aesthetics."