2017-06-22Filmbasen

FILMBASEN / FILM STOCKHOLM SUPPORTS VIT MAN 40
Production funding from Filmbasen/Film Stockholm (Stockholms Läns Landsting/Stockholm County Council) for the animated documentary project ”Vit Man 40” (White Male 40). Thank you!



2017-06-15SFI

THE SWEDISH FILM INSTITUTE SUPPORTS VIT MAN 40
Production funding from The Swedish Film Institute for the animated documentary project ”Vit Man 40” (White Male 40). Film commissioner Klara Grunning. Thank you! Expected release: November, 2018.



2017-06-02SVT

SVT SUPPORTS VIT MAN 40
Production funding and co-production from SVT for the animated documentary series (+ short film) ”Vit Man 40” (White Male 40). Thank you! Expected release: November, 2018.



2017-03-24KNN

GRANT FROM KONSTNÄRSNÄMNDEN (THE SWEDISH ARTS GRANTS COMMITTEE)
Grant from the Swedish Arts Grants Committee for the project ”Vit Man 40” (White Male 40). Thank you!



2017-02-20Mecal

MECAL INTERNATIONAL SHORT AND
ANIMATION FILM FESTIVAL 2017

Sömnincidenter” in competition at Mecal International Short and Animation Film Festival in Barcelona, one of the major short film festivals in Spain.



2017-02-14BYAAD

BUT YOU ARE A DOG, ONLINE
But You Are a Dog”, full movie now online here on ganzanderes.com!



2017-02-07Vårsalongen

MÅRTEN CARSTENFORS ON SLEEP INCIDENTS
Mårten Carstenfors about Sleep Incidents in the virtual guide of Liljevalchs Vårsalong (The Spring Salon Exhibition at Liljevalchs Art Gallery).

Time span: 03:00-03:30 min.



2017-01-11DN

MENTION ON STOCKHOLMDIREKT
Mention StockholmDirekt in an article about Liljevalchs Vårsalong (The Spring Salon Exhibition at Liljevalchs Art Gallery).

Click the image to read the whole article (Swedish).



2017-01-10DN

MENTION IN DAGENS NYHETER
Mention in one of Sweden’s two biggest newspapers Dagens Nyheter in an article about Liljevalchs Vårsalong (The Spring Salon Exhibition at Liljevalchs Art Gallery).

Click the image to read the whole article (Swedish).



2016-12-26eden

PRODUCTION FUNDING FOR ”GARDEN OF EDEN”
Edens Lustgård” (Garden of Eden) receives production funding from The Swedish Film Institute. ”Garden of Eden” is an animated short film directed and produced by Malin Erixon. Expected release date: January 2018. Duration: approx. 14 min.



2016-12-06

KORTFILMSDAGEN 2016
Material for Kortfilmsdagen 2016 (Short Film Day). Vignette, ads, posters and banners. Client: the Swedish Film Institute. See all the material here! Besides this year’s vignette, I will be screening two of my short films.



2016-11-12

LILJEVALCHS VÅRSALONG 2017
Sömnincidenter” (Sleep Incidents) selected to take part in Liljevalchs Vårsalong 2017 – the famous jury-selected Spring Salon Exhibition that marks the opening of each new artistic year at Liljevalchs Art Gallery in Stockholm. The exhibition typically has around 90,000 visitors every year and this is the 3rd time I’m represented at Liljevalchs. 11 Jan – 5 March 2017.



2016-11-10”stockholm_2016_jury"

JURY: STOCKHOLM INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2016
Malin Erixon in the jury for the Short Film Competition at Stockholm International Film Festival 2016, Sweden.



2016-10-28uppsala_2016_jury

JURY: SHORT FILM PITCH, UPPSALA 2016
Malin Erixon in the jury for the Short Film Pitch Competition at Uppsala International Short Film Festival 2016, the largest short film festival in Sweden.



2016-09-30vm_40_sfi

DEVELOPMENT FUNDING FOR ”WHITE MALE 40”
Vit Man 40” (White Male 40) receives development funding from The Swedish Film Institute. ”White Male 40” is an animated documentary directed and produced by Malin Erixon, co-produced by Mario Adamson. Expected release date: October 2017. Duration: approx. 14 min.

More info soon.



2016-09-02uppsala_2016

UPPSALA INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL 2016
Sömnincidenter” (Sleep Incidents) by Malin Erixon competing for the award ”Best Swedish Short Film” at Uppsala International Short Film Festival 2016, the largest short film festival in Sweden.



2016-06-10svt_si

TELEVISION PREMIERE!
Sömnincidenter” will have its television premiere on Sveriges Television SVT1 on Saturday, August 20th, 2016, at 6:15 pm.

Also on SVT1 on August 23 at 3:00 pm.



2016-05-24svt_si

TELEVISION (PLAY) PREMIERE!
Sömnincidenter” made available on SVT Play on Thursday, June 16th, 2016. Pressrelease from SVT here.

Only in Sweden.



2016-05-19maraton

SHORT FILM MARATHON
Sömnincidenter” part of Folkets Bio’s short film marathon on may 21-22, 2016. 4-6.30 pm at Biograf Zita in Stockholm. See the trailer for the event (including all the screening films) here.



2016-05-11swedish_film

SWEDISH FILM MAGAZINE
Proud to be part of this eminent group of directors! Cover (page 1-4) and Equality in film: Sweden leads the way (page 18-19 + page 54) in SFM, no 2, 2016. The magazine informs internationally about Swedish film and the people behind it. This issue focuses on women in film and and is released in connection with the Cannes Film Festival. Read it here.

Last time I appeared in this magazine was in no 1, 2013 (article about ”Benjamin’s Flowers”, page 10).



2016-05-10filmpaketet_2016

”BENJAMIN’S FLOWERS” IN THE SWEDISH
INSTITUTE’S ANNUAL FILM PACKAGE 2016

Benjamin’s Flowers” selected to the Swedish Institute’s annual film package 2016. A collaboration between the Swedish Institute and the Swedish Film Institute with the overall aim to increase the contact area for Swedish films abroad. The film will be one of a few short, feature and documentary films, distributed to Swedish embassies and consulates around the world.



2016-04-04newport

NEWPORT BEACH
INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

Sömnincidenter” (Sleep Incidents) by Malin Erixon at Newport Beach 2016!



2016-04-04dresden

FILMFEST DRESDEN
INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL

Sömnincidenter” (Sleep Incidents) by Malin Erixon at Filmfest Dresden 2016!



2016-03-16si_fb

SVENSK KORTFILM C/O FOLKETS BIO 2016
Sömnincidenter” (Sleep Incidents) by Malin Erixon premieres at the cinemas on March 30, 2016! The film is distributed by Folkets Bio to more than 30 cinemas across Sweden, as well as on VOD. Read more here.



2016-03-09vbk

”BUT YOU ARE A DOG”
IN VÄSTERBOTTENS-KURIREN

But You Are a Dog” in Västerbottens-kuriren’s TV-guide today!



2016-03-08teaser_si

TEASER FOR THE SHORT FILM
”SLEEP INCIDENTS” NOW ONLINE!

See it here.



2016-02-17Mop

NEW ILLUSTRATION
Portraits of my parents. February 2016. See it here.



2016-02-04Draken Film

SEAFF, jury duty
I will be one of three jury members at the first edition of Stockholm Experimental and Animation Film Festival, SEAFF. At Bio Rio on April 24, 2016.



2016-01-30Draken Film

NOW ONLINE: BUT YOU ARE A DOG!
The short film ”But You Are a Dog” makes its online premiere at Draken Film, on Saturday, January 30, 2016.



2015-12-08GIFF

WORLD PREMIERE AT GIFF!
The short film ”Sleep Incidents” will have its world premiere at Göteborg International Film Festival, the leading film festival in the Nordic countries. January, 2016.



2015-11-26DN_gratulerar

IN THE NEWS TODAY!
Article in Dagens Nyheter today about me, my films and my grant from the Swedish Arts Grants Committee. Dagens Nyheter is Sweden’s leading newspaper.



2015-11-04kortfilmsdag

TRAILER:
INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM DAY 2015

Benjamin’s Flowers in The Swedish Film Institute’s trailer for The International Short Film Day 2015!



2015-11-04euro_connection

EURO CONNECTION, jury duty
I was one of three jury members to choose which Swedish short film that will be presented to the Euro Connection international jury for the Clermont-Ferrand Film Festival 2016.



2015-10-23unt

ARTICLE: UPPSALA NYA TIDNING
Article in the Uppsala Nya Tidning in connection to the Uppsala International Short Film Festival.



2015-10-15Retrospective_in_Uppsala

INTORDUCTION TEXT –
UPPSALA RETROSPECTIVE

I will read this text written by the Uppsala International Short Film Festival about me and my work every time I’m in doubt or am taken with low confidence. Thank you for such kind words.



2015-10-13Grant

GRANT FROM KONSTNÄRSNÄMNDEN
Today I received a grant from The Swedish Arts Grants Committee. Thank you!



2015-10-12Jury duty

INTERNATIONAL JURY IN UPPSALA
I will be one of five jury members in the international competition at Uppsala International Short Film Festival 2015, the largest short film festival in Sweden.



2015-10-12Distribution_SFI

INTERNATIONAL DISTRIBUTION
The short film ”Sleep Incidents” receives international distribution support by the Swedish Film Institute. Thank you!



2015-10-07Retrospective_in_Uppsala

RETROSPECTIVE IN UPPSALA 2015
Eight of my films will screen as a retrospective at Uppsala International Short FIlm Festival.
Sat, 24 Oct at 3 pm. Slottsbiografen, Uppsala.
Read a super nice text written by the festival about my work here. Thank you!



2015-09-21Sleep Incidents

”SLEEP INCIDENTS” COMPLETE!
The animated short film ”Sleep Incidents” is now complete. Read more about the film here and return soon to see the film’s teaser!

Thank you to everyone who made this film possible: Johan Ribe, Rikard Wolff, Svenska Filminstitutet (film commissioner Andreas Fock), SVT (especially Helena Ingelsten), Christofer Ahde, Lea Korsgaard and Mario Adamson.



2015-09-10Cinema_Queer_2015

VIGNETTE FOR:
CINEMA QUEER FILM FESTIVAL 2015

New vignette for Cinema Queer Film Festival 2015, the largest LGBT film festival in Sweden.

SEE IT HERE.



2015-09-05DBH_kulturnatten

”DEATH BY HEART” AT KULTURNATTEN IN UPPSALA
Death by Heart” screened as part of the Culture Night (”Kulturnatten)” in Uppsala. September 12.



2015-09-05parkteatern

”BUT YOU ARE A DOG” AT STADSTEATERN
But You Are a Dog” screened in Vitabergsparken as part of a celebration of five legends in Swedish film history: Ingrid Bergman, Birgit Tengroth, Sickan Carlsson, Signe Hasso and Hasse Ekman. September 10, at 7:00 pm. More info here.



2015-09-01Rikard Wolff

RIKARD WOLFF IN ”SLEEP INCIDENTS”
Swedish actor and artist Rikard Wolff does the voice to the Specialist in the animated short film ”Sleep Incidents”.

Pictures from the recording:
Rikard Wolff & Mario Adamson  Rikard Wolff  Rikard Wolff & Malin Erixon  Rikard Wolff & Malin Erixon  Johan Ribe, Rikard Wolff & Malin Erixon  Rikard Wolff, Malin Erixon & Mario Adamson  Director Malin Erixon  Director Malin Erixon


2015-08-21stockmotion

NOMINATION: STOCKMOTION FILMFESTIVAL
But You Are a Dog” nominated for Best Short Film (section ”27+”) at Stockmotion Filmfestival. Sweden.



2015-08-21clair

CLAIR-OBSCUR FILM FESTIVAL
But You Are a Dog” selected for Clair-obscur Film Festival. Switzerland.



2015-06-09

SPECIAL MENTION
But You Are a Dog” received the ”Jury’s Appreciation” in the section Best Animated Short Film at International Urban Film Festival. Teheran, Iran.




2015-04-07

CO-PRODUCTION: SVT
SVT (Swedish Television, public service) joins the short film project ”Sleep Incidents” as co-producers. Thank you!



2015-04

NOMINATION: INTERNATIONAL URBAN FILM FESTIVAL
But You Are a Dog” nominated for Best Animated Short Film at International Urban Film Festival. Teheran, Iran.



2015-03-20

OFFICIAL SELECTION:
NEWPORT BEACH FILM FESTIVAL

But You Are a Dog” selected to screen at Newport Beach Film Festival. California, USA. April 2015.



2015-03-03

NOMINATION: TRICKY WOMEN ANIMATION FESTIVAL
But You Are a Dog” nominated for Best Short Film at Tricky Women Animation Festival. Austria, March 2015.



2015-02-10

OFFICIAL SELECTION: MIYUKINO SNOW THEATER INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2015
But You Are a Dog” selected to screen at Miyukino snow theater international film festival. Japan.



2015-02-02

SVERIGES RADIO: KULTURNYTT
But You Are a Dog” in the news. From Swedish Radio, Culture News. (In Swedish. Starts at 01:15 min).



2015-01-15

NOMINATION: CINEUPHORIA AWARD 2015
The dog in ”But You Are a Dog” nominated for a CinAuphoria Award for Best Animated Character 2015.




2015-01-08

NOMINATION: GULDBAGGE AWARD
But You Are a Dog” nominated for a Guldbagge Award for Best Short Film 2014. The Guldbagge Awards are Sweden’s leading film awards and have been presented since 1964 for outstanding contributions to Swedish film over the past year.



2015-01-05

PINK LIFE QUEERFEST
But You Are a Dog” screened at Turkey’s only queer film festival, Pink Life Queerfest. 15-22 January in Ankara and 23-25 January 2015 in Istanbul.



2014-12-12

LILJEVALCHS VÅRSALONG 2015
But You Are a Dog” selected to take part in Liljevalchs Vårsalong 2015 – the famous jury-selected Spring Salon Exhibition that marks the opening of each new artistic year at Liljevalchs Art Gallery in Stockholm. Last year the exhibition had nearly 80,000 visitors and this is the 2nd time I’m represented at Liljevalchs. 30 Jan – 29 March 2015.



2014-12-12Maggan

GANZANDERES MOVES TO MAGGAN!
After 8 1/2 years at Fox Illustration, Ganzanderes is now moving to a new office/studio. On January 1st, I sentimentally leave my friends at Fox, and excitedly meet my new ones at Maggan – a group of freelancing illustrators, journalists, photographers, graphic designers, authors and translators. Read more about Maggan here!



2014-12-11SFI

PRODUCTION FUNDING FROM THE SWEDISH FILM INSTITUTE
The animated film ”Sleep Incidents” receives production funding from the Swedish Film Institute. Expected release: autumn, 2015. Thank you!



2014-12-11Julkalendern

BENJAMIN IN SFI’S X-MAS CALENDAR
The Swedish Film Institute is having a Christmas calendar count down leading up to ”Short Film Day” on December 21, the shortest day of the year – one short film for every day. Benjamin’s Flowers is one of them and is presented on December 11. See the calendar here!



2014-11-24

ZOOM SHORT FILM NIGHT
Benjamin’s Flowers” screened at the art venue MUSZI in the centre of Budapest, Hungary. 24 November 2014.



2014-11-12

SCREENING: SAAVA
But You Are a Dog” screening at Biograf Victoria at SAAVA’s (Swedish Animation and Visual Arts) animation screening on November 19 at 5 pm.



2014-11-12

AWARD: KOLLA! 2014
But You Are a Dog” wins silver in Kolla! 2014 – the Association of Swedish Illustrators and Graphic Designers’ (Svenska Tecknare) yearly competition in illustration and design.



2014-10-16

OFFICIAL SELECTION: CORFU ANIMATION FESTIVAL 2014
Benjamin’s Flowers” selected to screen at Corfu Animation Festival.



2014-10-02

NOMINATION: 1 KM FILM-SCHOLARSHIP 2014
But You Are a Dog” by Malin Erixon, nominated for the 1 KM FILM-scholarship at Stockholm International Film Festival 2014. Sweden.



2014-09-29

NEW ILLUSTRATIONS: EXPO
Illustrations for the magazine Expo. No. 3, 2014. Read more and see them here.



2014-09-29

NOMINATION: FREDRIKSTAD ANIMATION FESTIVAL 2014
But You Are a Dog” by Malin Erixon, nominated for Best Nordic-Baltic Short Film at Fredrikstad Animation Festival 2014. Norway.



2014-09-09

NOMINATION: UPPSALA INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL 2014
But You Are a Dog” by Malin Erixon, nominated for Best Swedish Short Film at Uppsala International Short Film Festival 2014.


Also, the film ”Benjamin’s Flowers”, that competed for the same award in 2012, will screen at the festival – in the section ”Kärlek bortom normen” (Love beyond the norm). Sweden.



2014-08-25

SVENSK KORTFILM C/O FOLKETS BIO 2014
But You Are a Dog” by Malin Erixon premieres at the cinemas on October 16, 2014! The film is one of seven short films to be distributed by Folkets Bio to more than 30 cinemas across Sweden, as well as on DVD. Read more here.



2014-09-05

NOMINATION: QUEER LISBOA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2014
But You Are a Dog” by Malin Erixon, nominated for Best Short Film at Queer Lisboa International Film Festival 2014. Portugal.



2014-09-05

HELSINKI INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2014
But You Are a Dog” by Malin Erixon screens at Helsinki International Film Festival 2014 in Finland.



2014-06-19

NEW ILLUSTRATIONS: EXPO
Illustrations for the magazine Expo. No. 2, 2014. Read more and see them here.



2014-06-04

NOMINATION: KOLLA! 2014
But You Are a Dog” nominated, round 1, in Kolla! 2014 – the Association of Swedish Illustrators and Graphic Designers’ (Svenska Tecknare) yearly competition in illustration and design.

The final nominations and winners will be announced in November.



2014-05-14

OFFICIAL SELECTION: QUEER CITY CINEMA
Benjamin’s Flowers selected to screen at Queer City Cinema 2014, Canada.



2014-05-13

NEW ILLUSTRATIONS: KVINNA TILL KVINNA
Illustrations for the organisation Kvinna till Kvinna. Read more and see them here.



2014-05-14

CANNES FILM FESTIVAL 2014: SHORT FILM CORNER
But You Are a Dog” screening in Cannes at the non-public screenings at the Cannes Short Film Corner. Part of ”Scandinavian Shorts”.



2014-04-19

DON’T FORGET TO BUY THE DVD: BENJAMIN’S FLOWERS
Don’t forget to buy the DVD with six of the best Swedish short films of 2013, including Benjamin’s Flowers! The DVD is a collection of shorts that were shown in cinemas all over Sweden as part of Svensk Kortfilm c/o Folkets Bio, during the fall of 2013.

Read more and buy it here.



2014-02-06

BERLINALE FILM CLOUD 2014
But You Are a Dog” part of the Berlinale Film Cloud 2014, a non-public screening, curated by the Berlinale.



2014-03-26

NEW CLIENT: KVINNA TILL KVINNA
The Kvinna till Kvinna Foundation supports women in times of war and conflict to increase women’s power and influence.



2013-12-10

NOMINATION: STARTSLADDEN 2014! GÖTEBORG INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
But You Are a Dog” nominated for Startsladden 2014, one of the biggest short film awards in the world, at Göteborg International Film Festival, the leading film festival in Scandinavia and, with an audience of 200 000 visitors a year, one of the largest festivals in the world.



2013-10-18

THREE MAVERICK MOVIE AWARD NOMINATIONS 2013
Benjamin’s Flowers” (Benjamins blommor) by Malin Erixon, nominated for three Maverick Movie Awards: Best Animation, Best performance and Best Soundtrack. USA.



2013-09-28

QUEER LISBOA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2013
Benjamin’s Flowers” by Malin Erixon, awarded Best Short Film at Queer Lisboa International Film Festival 2013. Portugal. 28 September, 2013.



2013-09-27

NEW HAMPSHIRE FILM FESTIVAL 2013
Benjamin’s Flowers” (Benjamins blommor) by Malin Erixon, selected to take part at New Hampshire Film Festival 2013. USA. 17 – 20 October, 2013.



2013-09-27

FIL’M HAFIZASI FESTIVAL 2013
Benjamin’s Flowers” (Benjamins blommor) by Malin Erixon, selected to take part at Fil’m Hafizasi Festival 2013. Turkey. September, 2013.



2013-09-27

GLOVEBOX SHORT FILM & ANIMATION FESTIVAL 2013
Benjamin’s Flowers” (Benjamins blommor) by Malin Erixon, selected to take part at Glovebox Short Film & Animation Festival. USA. October, 2013.



2013-09-27

REELING: THE CHICAGO LGBT INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2013
Benjamin’s Flowers” (Benjamins blommor) by Malin Erixon, selected to take part at Reeling: The Chicago LGBT International Film Festival 2013. USA. 7 – 14 November, 2013.





SVENSK KORTFILM C/O FOLKETS BIO 2013
Benjamin’s Flowers” by Malin Erixon premieres at the cinemas on October 11, 2013! The film is one of six short films to be distributed by Folkets Bio to more than 30 cinemas across Sweden, as well as on DVD. Read more here.




SHANTI RONEY IN ”BUT YOU ARE A DOG”
Swedish actor Shanti Roney does the voices for the film ”But you are a dog” by Malin Erixon. Shanti has a long background in acting. In his filmography, you find over 60 films, amongst them the animated film ”Metropia” and Lars von Trier’s latest, ”Nymphomaniac”.

Photo: Johan Ribe.



2013-09-03

THE QUEER FILM FESTIVAL MEZIPATRA 2013
Benjamin’s Flowers” (Benjamins blommor) by Malin Erixon, nominated for Best International Short Film at The Queer Film Festival MEZIPATRA. Czech Republic. 7 – 20 Nov, 2013.



2013-09-03

AESTHETICA SHORT FILM FESTIVAL 2013
Benjamin’s Flowers” by Malin Erixon, selected to take part at Aesthetica Short Film Festival 2013. UK. 7 – 10 Nov, 2013.



2013-09-03

POLARI FILM FESTIVAL 2013
Benjamin’s Flowers” by Malin Erixon, selected to take part at Polari Film Festival 2013. USA. 16 – 20 October, 2013.



2013-09-03

FLIMMER – NORRKöPING INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2013
Benjamin’s Flowers” by Malin Erixon, selected at FLIMMER 2013. Sweden. 3 – 14 Oct, 2013.



2013-09-03

MIX COPENHAGEN 2013
Benjamin’s Flowers” selected at MIX Copenhagen 2013. Denmark. 4 – 13 Oct, 2013.



2013-09-03

ANIMASYROS INTERNATIONAL ANIMATION FESTIVAL 2013
Benjamin’s Flowers” nominated for Best Int’l Short Film at Animasyros Int’l Animation Festival 2013. Greece. 26 – 29 Sept, 2013.



2013-07-08

QUEER LISBOA FILM FESTIVAL 2013
Benjamin’s Flowers” by Malin Erixon, nominated for Best Short Film at Queer Lisboa Film Festival 2013. Portugal. 20 – 28 September, 2013.



2013-09-03

CINEMA QUEER INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2013
Benjamin’s Flowers” by Malin Erixon, selected to take part at Cinema Queer International Film Festival 2013. Sweden. 20 – 22 Sept, 2013.



2013-09-03

LJUBLJANA INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL 2013
Benjamin’s Flowers” (Benjamins blommor) by Malin Erixon, selected to take part at LISFF – Ljubljana International Short Film Festival 2013. Slovenia. 15 September, 2013.



2013-08-23

BENJAMIN IN HUFFINGTON POST
Benjamin’s Flowers” in the Huffington Post.



2013-08-23

TELLY AWARD 2013
Midsummer for Dummiesawarded bronze at The Telly Awards 2013. Malin Erixon made all the illustration and animation for the film.



2013-07-08

MOLISE CINEMA FILM FESTIVAL 2013
Benjamin’s Flowers” (Benjamins blommor) by Malin Erixon, selected to take part at Molise Cinema Film Festival 2013. Italy. 6 – 11 August, 2013.



2013-06-20

THE INTERNATIONAL ANIMATION FESTIVAL ANIMANIMA 2013
Benjamin’s Flowers” by Malin Erixon, nominated for Best animated Film at ANIMANIMA 2013. Serbia. 5 – 8 Sept, 2013.



2013-06-19

BUSHO – THE BUDAPEST SHORT INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2013
Benjamin’s Flowers” by Malin Erixon, nominated for Best Short Film at BUSHO 2013. Hungary. 3 – 8 Sept, 2013.



2013-06-15

ANIMATED EDEN ANIMATION FESTIVAL 2013
Benjamin’s Flowers” (Benjamins blommor) by Malin Erixon, selected to take part at Animated Eden Animation Festival 2013. UK. 8 Sept, 2013.



2013-06-13

PINK SHEEP FILM FESTIVAL 2013
Benjamin’s Flowers” (Benjamins blommor) by Malin Erixon, selected to take part in Pink Sheep Film Festival 2013 in the USA. 14 June, 2013.



2013-06-12

SUMMER SHORTS FESTIVAL 2013
Benjamin’s Flowers” (Benjamins blommor) by Malin Erixon, selected to take part in Summer Shorts Festival 2013 in Russia. Organized by Cool Connections art-group and takes place at the STRELKA institute for architecture media and design. 10 July – 28 August, 2013.



2013-06-06

CINEFIESTA FILM FESTIVAL 2013
Benjamin’s Flowers” (Benjamins blommor) by Malin Erixon, selected to take part in Cinefiesta Film Festival 2013 in Puerto Rico. 21 – 28 July, 2013.



2013-05-27

KLOOSTERKINO HEAVENLY ANIMATED SHORTS 2013
Benjamin’s Flowers” (Benjamins blommor) by Malin Erixon, selected to take part in Kloosterkino Heavenly Animated Shorts 2013 in the Netherlands. 26 – 27 July, 2013.



2013-05-21

FRAMELINE37: SAN FRANCISCO INTERNATIONAL LGBT FILM FESTIVAL 2013
Benjamin’s Flowers” by Malin Erixon, selected to take part in Frameline37 2013, the biggest festival for LGBT films in the world. 20 – 30 June, 2013.



2013-05-17

UMEÅ INTL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL 2013
Benjamin’s Flowers” selected to take part in Umeå International Short Film Festival 2013. 24 – 26 May, 2013.



2013-05-09

SOUTHSIDE FILM FESTIVAL 2013
Benjamin’s Flowers” (Benjamins blommor) by Malin Erixon, selected to take part in SouthSide Film Festival 2013. 11 – 15 June, 2013.



2013-05-02

PROVINCETOWN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2013
Benjamin’s Flowers” (Benjamins blommor) by Malin Erixon, nominated for Best Animated Short Film at Provincetown International Film Festival 2013. 19 – 23 June, 2013.



2013-05-01

PRODUCTION FUNDING FROM THE SWEDISH FILM INSTITUTE
Malin Erixon receives production funding from The Swedish Film Institute for the up-coming film project ”But You Are a Dog”. Thank you!



2013-03-14

FLORIDA FILM FESTIVAL 2013
Benjamin’s Flowers” (Benjamins blommor) by Malin Erixon, selected to screen at Florida Film Festival 2013 in the USA. 5 – 14 April, 2013.



2013-03-13

DALLAS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2013
Benjamin’s Flowers” nominated for Best Animated Short Film at Dallas Int’l Film Festival 2013, one of the biggest film festivals in North America. 4 – 14 April, 2013. More info here (pdf).



2013-03-05

HOLLAND ANIMATION FILM FESTIVAL 2013
Benjamin’s Flowers” (Benjamins blommor) by Malin Erixon, nominated for Best Short Film at HAFF – Holland Animation Film Festival 2013. 20 – 24 March, 2013.



2013-03-04

MINDPIRATES, FILM NIGHT
Benjamin’s Flowers” (Benjamins blommor) by Malin Erixon, screened as part of the film night Shorts from Sundance at the artists group Mindpirate’s film night in Berlin, Germany. 13 March, 2013 at 8 pm.




Malin Erixon

ARTICLE ABOUT BENJAMIN’S FLOWERS
Swedish Film Magazine. No 1, 2013. (Page 10).



2013-02-04Malin Erixon

BENJAMIN’S FLOWERS IN THE NEWS
Image in Stockholms Fria (Click for bigger image.)



2013-02-02Malin Erixon

INTERVIEW, MALIN ERIXON
Animation Reporter.



2013-02-01Malin Erixon

BENJAMIN’S FLOWERS IN DAGENS NYHETER
Article in Dagens Nyheter on Vårsalongen (Click for bigger image.)



2013-01-27Malin Erixon

BENJAMIN’S FLOWERS ON SWEDISH RADIO
Sveriges Radio (Swedish Radio). Ekot / Kulturnytt.



2013-01-25Malin Erixon

INTERVIEW, MALIN ERIXON
Her film project



2013-01-25Malin Erixon

BENJAMIN’S FLOWERS IN THE NEWS
Notice in Helsingborgs Dagblad.



2013-01-25

TRICKY WOMEN INTERNATIONAL ANIMATION FESTIVAL 2013
Benjamin’s Flowers” by Malin Erixon, selected to screen at Tricky Women International Animation Film Festival 2013 in Austia. 6 – 10 March, 2013.



2013-01Robert Redford & Malin Erixon

SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL 2013
Robert Redford with director Malin Erixon at the Sundance Film Festival 2013.



2013-01-04

NOMINATION: MINIMALEN SHORT FILM FESTIVAL 2013
Benjamin’s Flowers” by Malin Erixon, nominated for Best Nordic Short Film at Minimalen 2013 in Norway. Feb 27 – March 3, 2013.



2012-12-19

BENJAMIN’S FLOWERS IN THE NEWS
Article in Cartoon Brew.



2012-12-10Malin Erixon

BENJAMIN’S FLOWERS IN THE NEWS
Twitch Film, on Benjamin’s Flowers.



2012-12-10

NEW ANIMATION
Illustrations and animated elements for the short instuctional film ”Swedish Lucia for Dummies” by Rewir Brand Agency. See it here.



2012-12-06

BENJAMIN’S FLOWERS IN THE NEWS
Notice in Sydsvenskan.




Malin Erixon

BENJAMIN’S FLOWERS IN DAGENS NYHETER
Notice in Dagens Nyheter.



2012-12-05

BENJAMIN’S FLOWERS IN THE NEWS
Article from The Swedish Film Institute.



2012-12-05Malin Erixon

BENJAMIN’S FLOWERS ON SWEDISH RADIO
Sound clip: Swedish Radio (Sveriges Radio) about Benjamin’s Flowers.



2012-12-05Malin Erixon

BENJAMIN’S FLOWERS IN THE NEWS
Filmbransch.se – nyheter om svensk film.



2012-12-05Malin Erixon

BENJAMIN’S FLOWERS IN THE NEWS
Article in Filmlabbet.



2012-12-04Malin Erixon

BENJAMIN’S FLOWERS IN THE NEWS
Article in Animation Magazine.



2012-12-04

NOMINATION: SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL 2013.
Benjamin’s Flowers” by Malin Erixon, nominated for Best Short Film at Sundance Film Festival 2013, one of the largest film festivals in the world. The film is one of 65 short films (and one of 10 animated short films) selected to compete, from 8,102 submissions. January 17 – 27, 2013.



2012-11-22

LILJEVALCHS VÅRSALONG 2013
Benjamin’s Flowers” selected to take part in Liljevalchs Vårsalong 2013 – the famous jury-selected Spring Salon Exhibition that marks the opening of each new artistic year at Liljevalchs Art Gallery in Stockholm. Januari 25 – March 24, 2013.



2012-11-17

AWARD: STOCKHOLM INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2012
Benjamin’s Flowers” (Benjamins blommor) by Malin Erixon, awarded the ifestival award at Stockholm International Film Festival 2012, the largest competitive film festival in Northern Europe. Thank you to everyone who voted for the film!

Photo: Carla Orrego Veliz.
See more pictures from the event here.



2012-11-07

VOTE FOR BENJAMIN’S FLOWERS!
Vote for your favorite film (think ”Benjamin’s Flowers”) at Stockholm International Film Festival 2012. You have to log in to be able to give out your points. Thank you!



2012-10-24

THE INTERNATIONAL ANIMATION DAY 2012
Benjamin’s Flowers” (Benjamins blommor) by Malin Erixon, selected for the official program at The International Animation Day 2012 in Sweden. 28 October at 3 pm at Filmhuset, Bio Mauritz in Stockholm and at several other places all over Sweden.



2012-10-17

NOMINATION: STOCKHOLM INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2012
Benjamin’s Flowers” by Malin Erixon, nominated for Best Short Film, ifestival at Stockholm Int’l Film Festival, the largest competitive film festival in Northern Europe. 7 – 18 Nov.



2012-10-17

KINOFEST, INTERNATIONAL DIGITAL FILM FESTIVAL 2012
Benjamin’s Flowers” by Malin Erixon, screened at Kinofest, the first and most important digital film festival in Romania and one of the most significant in the Central-East Europe. 26 – 28 Oct.



2012-09-25

NOMINATION: FREDRIKSTAD INTERNATIONAL ANIMATION FESTIVAL 2012
Benjamin’s Flowers” nominated for Best Animated Film in Fredrikstad, Norway. The winner is nominated for Cartoon d’Or. 8 – 11 Nov.



2012-09-17

NOMINATION: SVENSKA DESIGNPRISET 2012
The film ”Midsummer for Dummies”, for which Malin Erixon has done illustrations and animated elements, is nominated for Svenska Designpriset 2012 (The Swedish Design Award).



2012-09-07

NOMINATION: UPPSALA INT’L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL
Benjamin’s Flowers” by Malin Erixon, nominated for Best Swedish Short Film at Uppsala Int’l Short Film Festival 2012, the largest festival for short films in Sweden. Winning here makes the film eligible for an Oscar nomination. 22 – 28 Oct.



2012-07-01

BENJAMIN’S FLOWERS COMPLETE
”Benjamin’s Flowers” (Benjamins blommor), by Malin Erixon, is now complete. And the official website is online! Read more on: www.benjaminsflowers.com.



2012-07-01

NEW DESIGN
New poster, flyer, website etc for ”Benjamin’s Flowers” (Benjamins blommor). See them here.

Read more about the film on www.benjaminsflowers.com



2012-06-21

REPORT ON SVT
Read a report about the film ”Midsummer for Dummies” on SVT News, (Swedish Television). The film is made by Rewir Brand Agency and Malin Erixon has done all the animated elements. It has currently been viewed over 250 000 times!



2012-06-07

ANDREAS WILSON AS BENJAMIN
Andreas Wilson does the voice for Benjamin in ”Benjamin’s Flowers”. Andreas has starred in movies like Ondskan (Evil) and Animal and recently played the main character in the Swedish TV-series Äkta Människor. Read more about the film here.



2012-06-03

NEW ILLUSTRATION
New illustration: Dear Maria. 2012. See it here.



2012-05-22

NEW ILLUSTRATIONS
New illustrations for the magazine MS, for people with multiple sclerosis. For the communications agency Navigator. 2012. See them here.



2012-05-22

UGLY BUNNY NOW ONLINE!
The film ”Ugly Bunny”, for which Malin Erixon has done character design and illustration, is now online. (Director: Alinée Candan. Producer: Malin Ekerstedt / ATMO Media Network). See it here.



2012-04-17

NEW DESIGN
New design profile, website and printed material for Ribe Måleri och Designmåleri. See it here.



2012-03-30

NEW ANIMATION
Illustrations and animated elements for the short instuctional film ”Swedish Midsummer for Dummies” by Rewir Brand Agency. See it here.



2012-03-09

NEW ANIMATED MUSIC VIDEO
New animated music video for Sony Music Greece and the artist Babis Stokas. See it here.



2011-12-02

GRANT FROM FOTOKOPIERINGSFONDEN 2011
Malin Erixon receives grant from Svenska Tecknare (The Association of Swedish Illustrators and Graphic Designers). Thank you!



2011-09-08

NEW ANIMATION
New animation for Illustratörcentrum. See it here.



2011-09-01

FURTHER PRODUCTION FUNDING FROM THE SWEDISH FILM INSTITUTE
Malin Erixon receives further production funding from The Swedish Film Institute for the up-coming film project ”Benjamin’s Flowers”. Thank you!



2011-03-25

NEW ILLUSTRATION
Self portrait. See it here.



2010-12-16

STARTSLADDEN: GÖTEBORG INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
The short film ”Ugly Bunny” is nominated for ”Startsladden” – one of the largest competitions for short films in the world – at Göteborg International Film Festival 2011. Malin Erixon has done character scetches and all illustration for the film. Director: Alinée Candan. Producer: Malin Ekerstedt / ATMO Media Network.



2010-10-06

PRODUCTION FUNDING FROM THE SWEDISH FILM INSTITUTE
Malin Erixon receives production funding from The Swedish Film Institute for the up-coming film project ”Benjamin’s Flowers”. Thank you!



2010-03-16

GRANT FROM KONSTNÄRSNÄMNDEN
Malin Erixon receives grant from Konstnärsnämnden (The Arts Grants Committee) for the up-coming film project ”To Kill a Woman”. Thank you!



2010-03-14

WHATEVER YOU WANT, ON TV 4
The music video ”Whatever you want” played on TV 4 Nyhetsmorgon.



2009-12-01

NEW ILLUSTRATION
New illustration for Hyresgästföreningen in Örebro. See it here.



2009-11-19

IN JURY AT UPPSALA INTERNATIONELLA KORTFILMSFESTIVAL
Malin Erixon one of three jury members for the competitive section ”Best in Sweden” at Uppsala Int’l Short Film Festival. 19 – 25 Oct, 2009.



2009-11-16

IN JURY AT FIA INTERNATIONAL ANIMATION FESTIVAL
Malin Erixon one of three jury members at FIA Int’l Animation Festival. 16 – 19 Oct, 2009.



2009-10-19

SCREENING: UPPSALA INTERNATIONELLA KORTFILMSFESTIVAL
Death by Heart” screened in the program ”ANIMAtion” at Uppsala Int’l Short Film Festival, the largest short film festival in Sweden. 19 – 25 October, 2009.



2009-06-26

BERNS. 2.35:1
Boy Band Groove” and ”Come into my Father’s House…” screened at the season closing party of Berns Salonger’s 2.35:1 in Stockholm, together with Vidvinkel. Also, see pdf here. 26 – 28 juni, 2009.



30 May – 13 June, 2009

EXHIBITION: GALLERI VITRIN
Death by Heart” and ”Whatever you Want” screened at Galleri Vitrin in Masmo in Stockholm. Opening 30 May. Welcome! Read article in Stockholms Fria.



5 Feb – 23 April, 2009

MODERNA MUSEET
Death by Heart” and ”Whatever you Want” screened in Studion at Moderna Museet (The Modern Museum of Art) in Stockholm as part of the program ”Looking for Love” by Vidvinkel. Opening: Feb 5, 2009.



Jan 26, 2009

EXHIBITION: SPYBAR
Stills and materials from the music video ”Whatever you Want” exhibited at SpyBar in Stockholm. Svenska Konstnärer – en del av kulturnätverket Kultur1. Jan 26, 2009. Exhibition at SpyBar.



9 Jan, 2009

SCREENING: GÖTEBORGS STADSBIBLIOTEK
”Varandra, Han & Jag” screened at Göteborgs stadsbibliotek in Gothenburg. Awarded gold in the KOLLA!2008 competition. Opening: Jan 7 – 21, 2009.



10 – 22 Dec, 2008

EXHIBITION: ”TÄNK OM…!” (”What if…!”)
Malin Erixon takes part in the exhibition ”Tänk om…!”. 570 square meters, 2 weeks, 30 artists. An alternative to traditional Christmas consumtion, in times of climate threats, oil dependency and financial crisis. Opening: Dec 10, at 5 pm. Garvargatan 9, Kungsholmstorg. Read more here.



2008-11-21

NEW ANIMATION
Film title and credits for the film ”Olof 1440 min” by Johan Ribe, 2008. The film was released in January 2009. See the animations here.



2008-11-21

NEW DESIGN
Logo and website for iFilm Independant film company, 2008. Visit www.ifilm.nu or see the design elements here.



2008-11-21

NEW DESIGN
Poster, flyer, stickers etc for the short film ”Olof 1440 min”, by Johan Ribe, 2008. The film will be released in January 2009. See the design elements here.



2008-11-17

NEW ILLUSTRATION
For the magazine PEOPLE Sverige, issue number 8, 2008. Out now. See it here.



6 Nov, 2008

SCREENING: FILM STOCKHOLM
Whatever you Want” screened at Film Stockholm animation night at Kulturhuset (The Culture House) in Stockholm. 6 Nov, 2008.



20 – 26 Oct, 2008

SCREENING: UPPSALA INTERNATIONELLA KORTFILMSFESTIVAL
Death by Heart” selected for the ”Best in Sweden” section – a 5 year birthday celebration of Uppsala Int’l Short film Festival’s Swedish competition section. 20 – 26 Oct, 2008.



2008-10-21

FIA ANIMATION FESTIVAL
Together with three others (Alex Mood, Mattias Waldén and Nina Karmelitow) I am organizing the first international animation festival in Stockholm. It will take place at Kulturhuset (the Culture House) 31 Oct – 2 Nov, 2008. The festival will offer films from all over the world, workshops, exhibitions, guests, debates and parties. Read more at www.fiastockholm.se.



2008-09-11

IN JURY AT FILMFESTIVAL IN CHINA
Malin Erixon invited by Svenska Institutet (The Swedish Institute) to be one of two Swedes in the jury at the Cellflix Filmfestival in Shanghai, China. The festival was a celebration of Bergman’s 90 years and took place in the beginning of Sept, 2008.

Read article in China Business News (PDF) and on Consulate General of Sweden.



5 – 6 Sept, 2008

SCREENING: DANSK LOMMEFILM FESTIVAL
The mobile movie ”Varandra, Han & Jag” at the mobil film festival Dansk Lommefilm, in Århus, Denmark. 5 – 6 Sept, 2008.



29 Aug – 13 Nov, 2008

SCREENING: THE SWEDISH EXPERIENCE
Death by Heart” will be screened at New York City’s IFC Center as part of THE SWEDISH EXPERIENCE: 11 weeks of award-winning short films. The film will be shown together with work by other Swedes such as Jonas Åkerlund, Jens Jonsson and Joanna Rytel. Curated by: Shari Roman.

Read article in Svenska Dagbladet (PDF).



2008-08-26

NEW ILLUSTRATIONS
New illustrations for Handelsbanken, contracted by Scholz & Friends Advertising Agency. See them here.



2008-08-04

NEW SHOWREEL
New showreel for Fry Communications.



2008-05-27

NEW ILLUSTRATION
New illustration for Situation Sthlm. See it here. Don’t forget to buy the June issue! Out now…



2008-04-26

AWARD: GOLD AT KOLLA!2008
The mobile movie ”Varandra, Han & Jag” received gold at KOLLA! – the Association of Swedish Illustrators and Graphic Designers’ yearly competition in illustration and design. Exhibited at Svensk Form, Stockholm, April 26 – May 18, and at Form / Design Center, Malmö, 5 – 28 Sept, 2008.