The Invention of Less

Due to global warming, a young polar bear has to leave her home and move to Zurich. Together with other animals, she tries to make a living with casual jobs until she suddenly has an idea that will change the world forever.

Screening Schedule

No physical screenings scheduled.

Direction: Noah Erni
Script: Noah Erni
Sound: Noah Erni
Actors: Jane Mumford (voice)
Production: Studio uuuh!
Producers: Noah Erni
Format: DCP
Color: Color
Production Country: Switzerland
Production Year: 2021
Awards/Distinctions: Special Award (YouΤube Award) – Annecy Animation IFF 2022

Animation: Marco Ellensohn, Marion Täschler, Noah Erni

Noah Erni

Noah Erni is a member of the Zurich-based Swiss animation Collective Studio uuuh!. He studied animation at the Lucerne School of Applied Science & Art and graduated in 2020. Together with Marion Täschler, he founded Studio uuuh! in autumn 2020. Their work mainly consists of 2d animation shorts, music videos, explainers, and commercial videos.


2020 Carnivores (short)
2020 The Tale of the Green Cheese (short)
2021 The Invention of Less (short)