Shot in Uganda and completed in Denmark, Johan Oettinger and Peter Tukei Muhumuza’s short film ‘Walk With Me’, effortlessly combines animation with feature film techniques. The film is featured as part of IFFR presents, a weekly series of short films from the International Film Festival Rotterdam on YouTube.
This complex, sometimes dark short film skilfully combines animation and feature film techniques. The two directors were brought together as part of the Copenhagen documentary festival’s Dox:Lab project. Walk with Me was shot in Uganda and completed in Denmark. A young girl in Uganda dreams of being a ballerina, which is remarkable and almost infeasible in rural Africa. -IFFR.com