Almost three decades after the fall of communisme, there are still many taboos in Eastern Europe. Heroes have been praised and monuments are erected, but what is the real impact of living and working under communist regime. ToldUntold tells the stories of 'normal people', stories people never told before. In this animation of Dutch animator Anne van Wieren the story of The Reference Man about a man who was forced to write references on his own colleagues. He still finds it difficult to talk about, so he told his story anonymous.
Language: Czech with English subtitles
An Iron Curtain Project production. More info: ironcurtainproject.eu
Animation: Anne van Wieren
Interview and research: Brit Jensen
Concept and storyline: Emmie Kollau and Anne van Wieren
Production: Mira Zeehandelaar
Sounddesign: Anne van Wieren and Robin Schlosser (Studio de Keuken)