Open and artistic. I love to touch peoples hearts with the stories that needs to be told. I find 2D animation the best way to communicate.
Felix Swahn was born in Karlskrona 1993. He studied experiemental film and animation at AnimationsAkademien 2014-2016. He studied comics at Skarpnäck Folkhögskola 2016-2017. His illustrations and texts are published in magazines such as: 8-sidor, Intra, Ögonblick, Special Pedagogik. He has had 3 personal exhibitions and he has illustrated different books poetry, novels and children books. 2018-2020 He worked as an animator for two Architecture offices doing animation film for project presentations. Felix has studied Advanced 2D-animation at CG-Spectrum. Felix was born with Autism, he started to talk when he was five but he started to draw when he was two years old. He has many stories he wants to tell the world that needs to be told.
  • Producer (3 Credits)
    Being A Dog2021
    Animation, Short, Student
    Stockholm's Syndrome2019
    Short, Student, Other
    The Odd Funeral2016
    Animation, Feature, Short, Student
  • Writer (3 Credits)
    Being A Dog2021
    Animation, Short, Student
    Stockholm's Syndrome2019
    Short, Student, Other
    The Odd Funeral2016
    Animation, Feature, Short, Student
  • Director (3 Credits)
    Being A Dog2021
    Animation, Short, Student
    Stockholm's Syndrome2019
    Short, Student, Other
    The Odd Funeral2016
    Animation, Feature, Short, Student
  • Animator (2 Credits)
    Being A Dog2021
    Animation, Short, Student
    The Odd Funeral2016
    Animation, Feature, Short, Student
  • Acting (2 Credits)
    Stockholm's Syndrome2019
    Short, Student, Other
    The Odd Funeral2016
    Animation, Feature, Short, Student
  • Animation of ''Man in the car'' by (1 Credit)
    Stockholm's Syndrome2019
    Short, Student, Other
  • Sound Editing (1 Credit)
    Stockholm's Syndrome2019
    Short, Student, Other
  • Editor (1 Credit)
    The Odd Funeral2016
    Animation, Feature, Short, Student
Official Selection
Being A Dog
Shockfest Film Festival
New York
2022
Official Selection
Being A Dog
BJX Fest
Bajío
2022
Official Selection
Being A Dog
Golden Gate International Film Festival
San Jose
2022
Official Selection
Being A Dog
Golden Sand // IFF
Istanbul
2022
Official Selection
Being A Dog
Rex Animation Film Festival
Stockholm
2022
Award Winner - Best Animation
Being A Dog
Medusa Film Festival (18th Season )
Online Event
2022
Award Winner - Best Director of Animation Film
Being A Dog
Stop Motion Film Festival
Barcelona
2022
Award Winner - Best Animated Film
Being A Dog
Nawada International Film Festival 4th Season
Nawada
2022
Award Winner - Best animated Short Film
Being A Dog
Milestone International Film Festival
Maharashtra
2022
Award Winner - World Best Animation Film
Being A Dog
World's Best Filmmaker Award
Nawada
2022
Award Winner - Best Animation Film
Being A Dog
SAMA International Film Festival
Stockholm
2022
Semi-Finalist
Being A Dog
HelsingborgFilmfestival
Helsingborg
2022
Semi-Finalist
Being A Dog
International Cosmopolitan Film Festival of Tokyo
Tokyo
2022
Semi-Finalist
Being A Dog
Hollywood International Golden Age Festival
New York
2022
Quarter-Finalist
Being A Dog
AniMate - Australia Animation Film Festival
King St Newtown
2022
Quarter-Finalist
Being A Dog
New York Indie CineFest
New York
2022
Honorable Mention
Being A Dog
Animal Crackers - Pet Film Festival Animal Crackers - Pet Film Festival
Ottawa
2022
Honorable Mention
Being A Dog
GLIFF - Golden Lemur
Lisabon
2022
Official Selection/Honorable Mention
Being A Dog
Awareness Film Festival
Los Angeles
2022
Award Winner/Best Animation (Honorable Mention)
Being A Dog
Red Dragon Creative Awards
Texas
2022
Honorable Mention
Being A Dog
The Good Dog! International Film Festival
Sydney
2022
Honorable Mention
Being A Dog
rolling ideas
Targu Mures
2022
Nomination/Best Animation Film
Being A Dog
SENSEI Tokyo FilmFest
Tokyo
2022
Nomination/Best Animation Film
Being A Dog
Beyond the Curve International Film Festival
Paris
2022
Nomination/Best 2D Animation
Being A Dog
Lonely Wolf International Film Festival
London
2022
Nomination/Best Original Animation Style
Being A Dog
Lonely Wolf International Film Festival London
London
2022
Nomination/Best Internation Animation Short
Being A Dog
The Black Panther International Short Film Festival
Online Event
2022
Best Student Animation
Being A Dog
11th Bangalore Shorts Film Festival-22
Greater Noida
2022
Best Student Animation
Being A Dog
12th Dada Saheb Phalke Film Festival-2022
New Delhi
2022
Award Winner/Best Animation
Being A Dog
THE MAGIC WORLD OF FANTASY AND SCI-FI FILM FESTIVAL
Los Angeles
2022
Award Winner/Best Animation
Being A Dog
Hollywood Blvd. Film
Los Angeles
2022
Award Winner/Best Animation
Being A Dog
Amsterdam International Film Festival
Amsterdam
2022
Award Winner/Best Animation
Being A Dog
South America Awards - International Bimonthly Cinema Festival
São Paulo
2022
Award Winner/Best Animation
Being A Dog
GIMFA - Gralha International Monthly Film Awards
Curitiba
2022
Award Winner/Best Cinematography Animation Short Film
Being A Dog
Latin America Film Awards
Rio de Janeiro
2022
Award Winner/Best Director Animation Film
Being A Dog
Latin America Film Awards
Rio de Janeiro
2022
Award Winner/Best Animation
Being A Dog
Latin America Film Awards
Rio de Janeiro
2022
Award Winner/Best Animation Film
Being A Dog
Live Screenings International Film Festival
Tbilisi
2022
Award Winner/Best Animation Short
Being A Dog
Andromeda Film Festival
Istanbul
2022
Award Winner/Best Animation Short
Being A Dog
Berlin Shorts Awards
Berlin
2022
Award Winner/Best Animation Short
Being A Dog
LENS FAME INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
Madhayapradesh
2022
Award Winner/Best Animation
Being A Dog
Fantastic Barcelona
Barcelona
2022
Award Winner/Best Animation Short
Being A Dog
195 Countries Film Festival 3rd season
BIHAR
2022
Award Winner/Best Animation Short
Being A Dog
London Indie Short Festival
London
2022
Award Winner/Best Animation Short Film
Being A Dog
Venus Brightest Star International Film Festival
Maharashtra
2022
Award Winner/Best Animation
Being A Dog
Paris Shorts Film Awards
Paris
2022
Award Winner/Best Animation
Being A Dog
Europa Film Festival
Barcelona
2022
Award Winner/Best Animation
Being A Dog
Marvels of Media Awards
New York
2022
Award Winner/Best Animation
Being A Dog
HOLLYWOOD INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL
Lissabon
2022
Award Winner/Best Animation Short
Being A Dog
REELS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
Maharashtra
2022
Award Winner/Best Original Score
Being A Dog
Paris In Love Film Festival
Paris
2022
Award Winner/Best Animation Short
Being A Dog
Ashoka International Film Festival 2022
Nawada
2022
Award Winner/Best Student Animation Short
Being A Dog
8 & Halfilm Awards
Rome
2022
Finalist
Being A Dog
Lisbon Film Rendezvous
Lisbon
2022
Finalist
Being A Dog
New York International Film Awards™ - NYIFA
New York
2022
Finalist
Being A Dog
BLUEZ DOLPHINS Monthly Online International Short Film Fest
Chandigarh
2022
Finalist
Being A Dog
Oniros Film Awards® - New York
New York
2022
Award Winner - Best Director of Experimental Film
Being A Dog
BIMIFF - Brazil International Monthly Independent Film Festival
Rio De Janeiro
2022
Finalist
Being A Dog
Film Only Film Festival
Toronto
2022
Finalist
Being A Dog
The Asian Rivers Film Festival
River City Palembang
2022
Official Selection
Being A Dog
Milkyway Film Awards
New Mumbay
2022
Official Selection
Being A Dog
Stockholm Gold Awards // SGAIFF
Stockholm
2022
Official Selection
Being A Dog
Your Way International Film Festival
Valletta
2022
Official Selection
Being A Dog
Gandhara Independent Film Festival
Karachi
2022
Award Winner - Best Student Animation
Being A Dog
12th Kolkata Shorts International Film Festival-23
Kolkata
2022
Official Selection
Being A Dog
New York Istanbul Short Film Festival
New York
2022
Official Selection
Being A Dog
International Changing Perspectives Short Film Festival
Istanbul
2022
Award Winner - Best Animation
Being A Dog
FEEDBACK Animation Film & Screenplay Festival
Los Angeles
2022
Official Selection
Being A Dog
Norgs International Independent Festival (NIIF)
Isfahan
2022
Official Selection
Being A Dog
Kalakari Film Fest
DEWAS
2022
Official Selection
Being A Dog
Fox International Film Festival
Rome
2022
Official Selection
Being A Dog
The North Film Festival
Stockholm
2022
Official Selection
Being A Dog
Athens Animfest
Athens
2022
Award Winner - Best Animation
Being A Dog
Indie For You Film Festival
San Ramon
2022
Award for best animation (Honorable-Mention)
Being A Dog
The Monkey Bread Tree Film Awards
London
2022
Official Selection
Being A Dog
Golden Bridge İstanbul Short Film Festival
Istanbul
2022
Official Selection
Being A Dog
DC Independent Film Festival / DCIFF
Washington DC
2022
Official Selection
Being A Dog
Visability Film Festival
London
2022
Official Selection
Being A Dog
Palm Springs Animation Festival
Palm Springs
2022
Nominated for Best Animation
Being A Dog
Oska Bright Film Festival
Brighton
2022
Official Selection
Being A Dog
UNDER_the_RADAR
Wien
2022
Official Selection
Being A Dog
Setting Sun Film Festival
Melbourne
2022
Honorable Mention
Being A Dog
Deep Focus Film Festival
New York
2021
Best Student Animation
Being A Dog
10th Mumbai Shorts International Film Festival-21
New Mumbai
2021
Semi-Finalist
Being A Dog
New York Animation Film Awards (NYAFA)
New York
2021
Semi-Finalist
Being A Dog
Los Angeles Independent Film Festival Awards
Los Angeles
2021
Semi-Finalist
Being A Dog
Serbest International Film Festival (SIFF)
Chișinău
2021
Award Winner/Best Animation Short
Being A Dog
Black Swan International Film Festival
West Bengal
2021
Award Winner/Best Newcomer and Young Filmmaker
Being A Dog
Balkan New Film Festival - official feature selection Stockholm
Stockholm
2021
Award Winner/Best Animation Short
Being A Dog
Flatness Film Awards
2021
Award Winner/Best Student Animation Film
Being A Dog
Vesuvius International Film Fest
Campania
2021
Award Winner/Best Animation Short
Being A Dog
The Buddha International Film Festival
Maharashtra
2021
Award Winner/Best Animation Short
Being A Dog
iDEAL INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
Maharashtra
2021
Award Winner/Best Editor
Being A Dog
Sleeping Owl Film Festival
New Delhi
2021
Award Winner/Best Animation film
Being A Dog
Birsamunda International Film Awards
Tamil Nadu
2021
Award Winner/2nd Award for Best Animation
Being A Dog
Animation Marathon
Athens
2021
Award Winner/Best Animation (Honorable Mention)
Being A Dog
Accord Cine Fest
Bollywood
2021
Finalist
Being A Dog
Golden Short Film Festival
Abruzzo
2021
Finalist
Being A Dog
Los Angeles Animation Festival
Los Angeles
2021
Finalist
Being A Dog
Niagara Falls International Short Festival
New York
2021
Finalist
Being A Dog
ASFF As Film Festival
Rome
2021
Finalist
Being A Dog
OPEN VISION FILM FEST
Belgrad
2021
Official Selection
Being A Dog
Goa International Film Competition - GIFC
Goa
2021
Official Selection
Being A Dog
Sweet Democracy Film Awards
Cannes
2021
Official Selection
Being A Dog
ICONA 2022 [Animation Festival]
Κέρκυρα
2021
Official Selection
Being A Dog
Crown Wood International Film Festival
Kolkata
2021
Official Selection
Being A Dog
6th International Short Film Festival Pune india 21
Maharashtra
2021
Official Selection
Being A Dog
Animae Caribe International Animation & Digital Media Festival
Port of Spain
2021
Official Selection
Being A Dog
Overcome Film Festival
Online event
2021
Official Selection
Being A Dog
Bettiah International Film Festival
Bettiah
2021
Official Selection
Being A Dog
4theatre selection
Online event
2021
Official Selection
Being A Dog
TIAF - Tbilisi International Animation Festival
Tbilisi
2021
Official Selection
Being A Dog
New York Neorealism Film Awards
Rome
2021
Official Selection
Being A Dog
34 Girona Film Festival
Girona
2021
Official Selection
Being A Dog
New York Neorealism Film Awards
Rome
2021
Official Selection
Being A Dog
*/ 17th Athens Digital Arts Festival | Tactus
Athen
2021
Award Winner / Best Animated Film
Being A Dog
Swedish International Film Festival
Arvika
2021
Award Winner - Best Animation Film
Being A Dog
New Creators Film Awards
Paris
2021
Award Winner / Best Animated Film
Being A Dog
Monthly Indie Shorts
Online Event
2021
Award Winner / Best Animated Film
Being A Dog
Nevada Short Film Festival Fall
Nevada
2021
Award Winner - Best Cinematography of Animation film
Being A Dog
Garoa Awards - Monthly Short Film Festival of São Paulo
São Paulo
2021
Award Winner - Best Director of Animation Film
Being A Dog
Garoa Awards - Monthly Short Film Festival of São Paulo
São Paulo
2021
Award Winner - Best Screenplay of Animation Film
Being A Dog
Garoa Awards - Monthly Short Film Festival of São Paulo
São Paulo
2021
Official Selection
Being A Dog
Silver Screen Short Film Awards
Maharashtra
2021
Semi-Finalist
Being A Dog
Sweden Film Awards
Stockholm
2021
Semi-Finalist
Being A Dog
Stockholm Film & Television Festival
Stockholm
2021
Semi-Finalist
Being A Dog
Boden International Film Festival
Boden
2021
Semi-Finalist
Being A Dog
Stockholm City Film Festival
Stockholm
2021
Official Selected
Being A Dog
Älvsbyn Film Festival
Älvsbyn
2021
Award Winner - Best Mini Animation Film
Being A Dog
Striped Tail The Animation Film Festival
Los Angeles
2021
Finalist
Being A Dog
RED MOVIE AWARDS
Paris
2021
COMMENDATION
Being A Dog
Focus International Film Festival
Las Vegas
2021
Official Selected
Being A Dog
Lift-Off Online Sessions
Buckinghamshire
2021
Official Selection
Being A Dog
7Colours International Film Festival
Maharashtra
2021
Official Selection
Being A Dog
Short to the Point
Brasov
2021
Official Selection
Being A Dog
Dog Film Festival
Roma
2021
Official Selection
Being A Dog
OTB international film awards
Miami
2021
Finalist
Being A Dog
Flanimation Film Festival
Florida
2021
Official Selection
Being A Dog
Florida Animation Festival
Florida
2021
Award Winner - Best Animated Film of March 2021
Being A Dog
Luleå International Film Festival
Luleå
2021
Official Selected
Being A Dog
T-Shorts animated online film festival
2021
Official Selection
The Odd Funeral
Aestethica Film Festival
Aestethica
2021
Semi-Finalist
Being A Dog
International Moving Film Festival
KHOUZESTAN
2020
Official Selection
The Odd Funeral
Glasgow Short Film Festival
Glasgow
2019
Award Winner/Best Animation Film
The Odd Funeral
Oska Bright Film Festival
Brighton
2017
Official Selected
The Odd Funeral
Palm Springs International Animation Film Festival
Palm Springs
2017
Best Jewish Film/Official Selected
The Odd Funeral
Girona Film Festival
Girona
2017
Official Selection
The Odd Funeral
Be There! Corfu Animation Film Festival
Corfu
2017
Award Recognition for best animated short for September 2016/Official Selected
The Odd Funeral
Hollywood International Moving Pictures Film Festival (HIMPFF)
Los Angeles
2016
Official Selection
The Odd Funeral
Los Angeles Independent Film Festival Awards (LAIFFA)
Los Angeles
2016
Official Selection
The Odd Funeral
Highway 61 Film Festival
Pine City
2016
Official Selection
The Odd Funeral
Great Lakes Interntational Film Festival
Erie, Pa
2016
Official Selection
The Odd Funeral
Klik! Amsterdam Animation Festival
Amsterdam
2016
Official Selection
The Odd Funeral
Mosaik Theatre on Symbiose Festival
Lesbos
2016
Award Winner/Best Animated Film
Being A Dog
Paragon Film Festival
Los Angeles
Nominee
Being A Dog
Phoenix Shorts
Ottawa
College
CG-Spectrum: Diploma school for Animation and Visual-Effect's
Advanced 2D-Animation
20202021
Birth Date
July 9, 1993
Birth City
Karlskrona
Current City
Stockholm
Hometown
Stockholm
Height
1,92 m
Gender
Male
Eye Color
Brown
Open and artistic. I love to touch peoples hearts with the stories that needs to be told. I find 2D animation the best way to communicate.