Kajsa Næss

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Kajsa Næss (1970, Norway)

She is a director and animator. After graduating in animation at Volda University College in 1996, she established Mikrofilm AS, a production company, with Lise Fearnley. For over ten years, they have been producing short films screened at national and international festivals and winning several awards including an Oscar for their short animated film The Danish Poet (Den danske dikteren, 2006). Her work also includes animated short films, music videos and commercials.