BIG TIME

DK 2017 • 58', 90' • Kaspar Astrup Schröder
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Synopsis

According to The Wall Street Journal Bjarke Ingels has 'rapidly become one of the design world's biggest stars' and his name recently appeared in TIME'S 100 Most Influential People. An intimate insight into the life of a genius innovative mind and his struggle to maintain his own persona while making the world a better place to live. Big Time follows star architect Bjarke Ingels over a period of 6 years while he is struggling to complete his largest projects yet,the New York skyscraper W57 and 2 World Trade Center.

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""Big Time" will make you look at every city’s skyline and even your own home in a different and more enlightened way."
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"gorgeous, hypnotic"
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"remarkable profile of radically imaginative Bjarke Ingels"
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"smooth, intelligent doc about a certified modern genius"
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"Design nerds will geek out over this glimpse at one of the world's fastest-rising architects"
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Credits

Cinematography
Kaspar Astrup Schröder
Editor
Bobbie Esra G. Pertan, Catherine Ambus, Kaspar Astrup Schröder
Sound
Bobby Hess
Director
Kaspar Astrup Schröder
Music
Ali Heimwein
Producer
Sara Stockmann
Production Company
Sonntag Pictures

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Director. Born 1979, Denmark. Self-taught visual artist and designer. Though based in Copenhagen, he often works in Asia. Has exhibited visual work and released music in Copenhagen, Amsterdam, Bruxelles, New York, Shenzhen and Tokyo.
"The Invention of Dr. Nakamats" (2009) and "My Playground" (2010) were selected for IDFA. "Rent a Family Inc." (2012) was honoured with a Golden Eye Award in the category Best International Documentary at Zürich International Film Festival.