Johan Oettinger

Johan OETTINGER (1984, Denmark) is a filmmaker with a specialisation in stop-motion puppet animation. His professional debute Seven Minutes in the Warsaw Ghetto (2012) was screened and received awards at more than 120 film festivals. Oettinger works for the Danish Film Institute and the Art Council and makes music videos for Copenhagen Records and films for Lego. In partnership with Peter Tukei Muhumuza, he created Walk with Me. In 2014, the film has received a nomination for a Tiger Award for Short Films in IFFR.


(all short selection) The Killing of Evil (2001), Fuck Toronto Jungle (2005), Øglen, Blomsten og Dukkehovedet (2006), Maskinen (2007), Den Agnostike Kylling (2007), Otrplo Pisce (2008), Baptised with a Double Load of Pure Protein (2009), Seven Minutes in the Warsaw Ghetto (2012), Walk with Me (2014, co-dir)