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1/2

Animated Film
Germany
2012
14 minutes
subtitles: 
_without dialogue / subtitles

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Jürgen Schopper, Georg-Simon-Ohm Hochschule Nürnberg
Kate Haase
Verena Marisa Schmidt
Sebastian Hühnel
Kate Haase
Kate Haase, Sebastian Hühnel
Kate Haase, Sebastian Hühnel
Verena Marisa Schmidt
"1/2" is an animated short film about one question: How do you get up if you have lost everything that is worth living for?

Afternoon

Animated Film
Germany,
Poland
2012
3 minutes
subtitles: 
_without dialogue / subtitles

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Izabela Plucinska
Michal Krajczok
Izabela Plucinska
Izabela Plucinska
Izablea Plucinska
A poetic snapshot of the life of a couple who just live side by side and have ceased to pay attention to each other. An unexpected incident disturbs their routine and brings the couple closer again.

Animal Farm

Animated Film
Germany
2012
5 minutes
subtitles: 
_without dialogue / subtitles

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Constanze Engel
Constanze Engel
Crepes Sucette
Constanze Engel
Constanze Engel
Constanze Engel
Constanze Engel, Eric Seehof
Eric Seehof
In this music video for the band Crepes Sucette, 12 animals are chasing each other through the 12 minor keys of the circle of fifths. The special thing about this funny hunt: every single piece of the setting is made out of wool.

Belly Button

Animated Film
Germany
2011
10 minutes
subtitles: 
_without dialogue / subtitles

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Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln
Pauline Flory
Alexander Zlamal
Pauline Flory
Pauline Flory
Pauline Flory
Alexander Zlamal
Pinguins do not have any belly button ... do they? A young pinguin goes on a trip through definitions, letters, symboles and images ... On this way it tries to get to know itself.

Die Stühle

Animated Film
Germany
2011
6 minutes
subtitles: 
English

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Benjamin Ramírez Pérez
Benjamin Ramírez Pérez
Nikola Hein; localmc
Benjamin Ramírez Pérez
Benjamin Ramírez Pérez
Benjamin Ramírez Pérez
Benjamin Ramírez Pérez, basierend auf Ionescos "Die Stühle
Benjamin Ramírez Pérez
"The Chairs" consists of a series of short animations on Eugene Ionesco's play of the same name. Taking up general themes and specific actions from the play, a fragmented narration unfolds.

From Dad to Son

Animated Film
Germany
2012
5 minutes
subtitles: 
_without dialogue / subtitles

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Nils Knoblich
Nils Knoblich
Georg Conrad, Josefine Knoblich
Nils Knoblich
Nils Knoblich
Nils Knoblich, Florian Maubach, Olga Gelwer
Nils Knoblich, Stephan Hanf
Steffen Martin
A prisoner receives the message that his old father needs help with tilling the field. In his desperate situation the prisoner manages to send his father just the right message. A paper crafted animation short about family and the conflicts of physical separation and communication.

Iki - Bis bald

Animated Film
Germany
2012
1 minute

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Florian Maubach
Florian Maubach
Florian Maubach
A charming animated diary about a bicyle journey from Kassel/Germany up to the coast of Lithuania.

Kolumbus

Animated Film
Germany
2012
5 minutes
subtitles: 
English

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Sonja Rohleder, Talking Animals Animation Studio
Sonja Rohleder, Veronika Samartseva
Keimzeit
Veronika Samartseva
Sonja Rohleder, Veronika Samartseva
Sonja Rohleder, Veronika Samartseva
Sonja Rohleder
Keimzeit
Kolumbus wakes up surrounded by the rising waters. He takes the long-awaited decision and leaves everything behind.
We follow him on his journey over land, sky and sea towards the rescuing mountains accompanied by helpful and frightening creatures.
An animated music video for a song by "Keimzeit".

Krake

Animated Film
Germany
2012
9 minutes
subtitles: 
_without dialogue / subtitles

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Iris Frisch, Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg
Regina Welker
Philipp Noll, Axel Huber
Regina Welker
Regina Welker
Michi Schulz, Verena Fels, Letty Felgendreher, Georg Schneider
Regina Welker
Christian Heck
Diagnosis: kraken. But the little girl doesn’t understand how serious her situation is. She sees her kraken as a friend and forgets the disease – until it gets out of control.

Little Plastic Figure

Animated Film
Germany
2012
3 minutes
subtitles: 
No

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Thomas Bergmann, Tiger Unterwegs Filmproduktion
Samo-Sama
Susie Asado
Thomas Bergmann
Samo-Sama
Michal Krajczok
A hungry little heroine waits for her spaghetti. But what can you do. The moon is full tonight and a somnabulant singer really needs help!

Mee

Animated Film
Germany
2012
5 minutes
subtitles: 
No

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Heiko Schulze, Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg
Letty Felgendreher
Jasmin Reuter
Letty Felgendreher
Pia Auteried, Jennifer Bury, Elliott Deshusses, Letty Felgendreher, Silke Finger, Christian Hertwig, Florian Hüsing, Ellena Korth, Kim Nguyen, Julia Reck, Katrin Schneider
Letty Felgendreher
Bertram Bär
Someone didn't want Mee, so when she was still a baby she ended up being put into a box. Fortunately, though, she didn't have to spend her whole life in it since she was adopted. This fact, however, always seems to tempt others to ask questions. How? Where from? What? Does she know?

Nobody's Fool

Animated Film
Germany
2012
3 minutes
subtitles: 
No

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Volker Schlecht, Drushba Pankow
Alexandra Kardinar, Volker Schlecht
Parov Stelar
Volker Schlecht
Volker Schlecht
Volker Schlecht, Maxim Vassiliev
Alexandra Kardinar, Volker Schlecht
Parov Stelar
Emotions become chains, love becomes lust to kill. Addiction and possession, relationship and separation. Cheetahs and speedy cars. An animated music video to the song „Nobody's Fool“ by Parov Stelar.

Oh Sheep!

Animated Film
Germany
2012
6 minutes
subtitles: 
_without dialogue / subtitles

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Leonid Godik, Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg
Gottfried Mentor
Matthias Klein
Gottfried Mentor
Gottfried Mentor
Gottfried Mentor
Christian Heck
Two flocks of sheep are searching for companionship. But their shepherds, being at odds with each other, do everything to keep them separated.

Rising Hope

Animated Film
Germany
2012
10 minutes
subtitles: 
_without dialogue / subtitles

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Milen Vitanov
Milen Vitanov
Stefan Maria Schneider, Marian Mentrup
Olaf Aue
Jens Prausnitz, Martin Reimers
Milen Vitanov, Lars Krüger, Stefan Klauss, Nikolai Neumetzler, Martin Freitag, Michael Herm
Milen Vitanov, Vera Trajanova
Michał Krajczok
Rising Hope, once the fastest racehorse in the world, suddenly turns into a loser. With the help of a new friend – a jack-of-all-trades hound – it finds hope and strenght again.