ANIMATION | HISTORICAL
2021 • 5:00 MINUTES • HD
Genghis Khan is a short animated film about the life of this famous Mongolian warrior and conqueror. We follow the struggles he had to face and his rise to power. For good and for worse he brought deep changes to the life of his contemporaries and to the history of the world.
DIRECTOR AND DESIGNER:
Audrey Lieby (She/Her)
Audrey Lieby studied Art and animation and is fascinated by history and culture. She works as an illustrator and animator in a graphic design company. One day she decided to create her own animation project and met Ruslan when she was developing her idea of an animated film about the life of Gengis Khan. They did a lot of historical research before starting creating their animation and learned a lot along the way about Mongolian culture, history but also about filmmaking.
DIRECTOR AND ANIMATOR
Ruslan Malsagov (He/Him)
Ruslan Malsagov is an animator who comes from Russia and is currently living in France. Inspired by the works of other artists he decided to learn animation on his own and started working as a Motion Designer. He also worked with illustrators to animate their designs and animated music videos. He met Audrey at his work and together they decided to work on a short animated film together, 2 years and a half later they finished Gengis Khan .