John, a famous rockstar, dies during a live gig with his band and awakes in nirvana where he has to face past deeds and his dreams for the future. This is the winner of the Silver Bear for short film at the 56th Berlin International Film Festival. It entertains the audience with both its graphic images ? shadow animation and psychedelic 2D animation ? and its music elements.
Jan Koester (b. 1978) studied Animation at the Hochschule fur Film und Fernsehen - Konrad Wolf. < Our Man In Nirvana> was completed over 3 years. His shorts includes < Veag Puls>(2001) and < Musli>(2002).