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Achill

Animated Film
Germany
2012
9 minutes
subtitles: 
No
Credits DOK Leipzig Logo
Hochschule für Film und Fernsehen (HFF) "Konrad Wolf"
Gudrun Krebitz
Marian Mentrup
Moana Vonstadl
Gudrun Krebitz
Gudrun Krebitz
Gudrun Krebitz
Marian Mentrup
Real excitement is always kind of out of focus. Unfortunately. All joy lies buried in a blind rush and hasty perceptions. That's why I never got my eyes lasered.

Boles

Animated Film
Germany,
Slovenia
2013
13 minutes
subtitles: 
English
German
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Špela Čadež
Špela Čadež
Tomaž Grom
Michael Jörg
Thomas Schmidl
Oliver Throm
Gregor Zorc, Špela Čadež
Johanna Herr
Filip and Tereza are neighbours. He is a writer with writer’s block, she is an aging prostitute. They don’t have much in common besides the wall between their flats. But one day Tereza asks her neighbour to write a letter to her fiancé. But this is only the beginning.



Golden Dove in the International Competition Animated Film 2013

Darling

Animated Film
Germany,
Poland
2013
6 minutes
subtitles: 
English
Credits DOK Leipzig Logo
Izabela Plucińska
Izabela Plucińska
Detlef Schitto
Izabela Plucińska
Daniel Scheimberg
Izabela Plucińska
Izabela Plucińska
What does it mean to lose one’s memory? In the labyrinth of fear a stranger becomes a confidant and a once familiar home turns into a trap. A woman’s attempt to grope her way back to the normality of her former life along familiar objects and figures. But suppressed memories and an unquiet past get in her way.

Demoni

Animated Film
Bulgaria,
Canada,
Germany
2012
4 minutes
subtitles: 
No
_without dialogue / subtitles
Credits DOK Leipzig Logo
Theodore Ushev, MTD:films
Theodore Ushev
Kottarashky & The Rain Dogs
Theodore Ushev
Nikola Gruev
On the first day after the first Sunday after the first spring rain, a Red Cat is sitting on the roof of an old house... She is waiting, watching the full moon race across the sky... A film painted on 50 vinyl recordings.

Echo

Animated Film
Germany
2012
5 minutes
subtitles: 
_without dialogue / subtitles
Credits DOK Leipzig Logo
Rotraut Pape
Merlin Flügel
Merlin Flügel
Merlin Flügel
Merlin Flügel
Jonatan Schwenk
The lost home, a visit to a foreign place and the faith in not being alone. The rhythm of one’s origins and the identity of one’s environment. “Echo” portrays the reverberations of a childhood, of complicated relationships and departures to new beaches.

Father

Animadoc
Bulgaria,
Croatia,
Germany
2012
16 minutes
subtitles: 
No
Credits DOK Leipzig Logo
Maria Stanisheva, Compote Collective
Ivan Bogdanov, Moritz Mayerhofer, Veljko Popović, Asparuh Petrov, Rositsa Raleva, Dmitry Yagodin
Petar Dundakov
Ivan Bogdanov
Vessela Dantcheva, Kristijan Dulic, Moritz Mayerhofer, Asparuh Petrov, Dmitry Yagodin
Ivan Bogdanov, Phil Mulloy
Emil Iliev
When did you last talk with your father? Will you ever ask him about those things that hurt you? In the film, an impossible dialogue is created between the one who left and the ones that were left behind.



Golden Dove in the International Competition Animated Film 2012

Micki

Animated Film
Germany
2014
6 minutes
subtitles: 
English
Credits DOK Leipzig Logo
Die Kulturingenieure
Alexander Lahl, Izabela Plucińska
Hannes Schulze
Izabela Plucińska, Johannes Girke
Izabela Plucińska, Agata Rojek, Kirill Abdrakhmanov
Alexander Lahl
Hannes Schulze
Everything on this November’s day happened spontaneously. And then this ladder just stood there … The story of Marienetta Jirkowsky, who was shot at the age of 18 in an attempt to escape over the Berlin Wall.

Virtuos Virtuell

Animated Film
Germany
2013
8 minutes
subtitles: 
_without dialogue / subtitles
Credits DOK Leipzig Logo
Thomas Stellmach
Thomas Stellmach, Maja Oschmann
Louis Spohr, Till Mertens
Thomas Stellmach
Maja Oschmann, Thomas Stellmach
Handmade ink drawings inspired by the music are the basis of this film. They develop into different characters whose story is told in the interplay of careful movement and dynamic chase, dancers’ grace and confrontation.



Honorary Mention in the International Competition Animated Film 2013

Wind

Animated Film
Germany
2012
4 minutes
subtitles: 
English
Credits DOK Leipzig Logo
Robert Löbel
Robert Löbel
Robert Löbel
David Kamp
The film shows the daily life of people living in a windy area. The inhabitants have learned to master their daily life in a resourceful way. It almost seems as though everything functions automatically and the wind is even beneficial to their lifestyle. But all of a sudden the air stands still.



Mephisto 97.6 Audience Award 2013