Film Archive

Kids DOK 2017
1 Minute of Nature – Birds of Prey Stefanie Visjager, Katinka Baehr

Lizzy has some very special pets. Alba the striped owl is her favourite among the four birds of prey and occasionally gets to ride on the handlebars of Lizzy’s bicycle.

2016

1 Minute of Nature – Birds of Prey

Animadoc
Netherlands
2016
1 minute
subtitles: 
English

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Stefanie Visjager
Stefanie Visjager, Katinka Baehr
Lotte van Dijck
Kris Kobes
Tjitske Mussche
Tjitske Mussche, Arno Peeters
Lizzy has some very special pets. Alba the striped owl is her favourite among the four birds of prey and occasionally gets to ride on the handlebars of Lizzy’s bicycle.

Lina Dinkla
Kids DOK 2017
1 Minute of Nature – Blackbird Stefanie Visjager, Katinka Baehr

Kasper has taken in a young blackbird and nursed it until it was able to fly.

2016

1 Minute of Nature – Blackbird

Animadoc
Netherlands
2016
1 minute
subtitles: 
English

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Stefanie Visjager
Stefanie Visjager, Katinka Baehr
Lotte van Dijck
Kris Kobes
Bente Hamel
Bente Hamel
Kasper has taken in a young blackbird and nursed it until it was able to fly. He tells us what it’s like to have to say goodbye.

Lina Dinkla
Kids DOK 2017
1 Minute of Nature – Boxing Stefanie Visjager, Katinka Baehr

Geertje knows how to box and occasionally teaches boys who make trouble a lesson.

2016

1 Minute of Nature – Boxing

Animadoc
Netherlands
2016
1 minute
subtitles: 
English

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Stefanie Visjager
Stefanie Visjager, Katinka Baehr
Lotte van Dijck
Kris Kobes
Laura Stek
Laura Stek, Arno Peeters
Geertje knows how to box and occasionally teaches boys who make trouble a lesson. They should learn that girls can be stronger than they are.

Lina Dinkla
Kids DOK 2017
1 Minute of Nature – Squirrel Spot Stefanie Visjager, Katinka Baehr

Victor has discovered that he can watch a squirrel from his window.

2016

1 Minute of Nature – Squirrel Spot

Animadoc
Netherlands
2016
1 minute
subtitles: 
English

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Stefanie Visjager
Stefanie Visjager, Katinka Baehr
Lotte van Dijck
Kris Kobes
Maartje Duin
Maartje Duin, Arno Peeters
Victor has discovered that he can watch a squirrel from his window. It’s quite trusting and he’s thinking about giving it a name.

Lina Dinkla
Kids DOK 2017
Angekommen Susann Hoffmann

Because he feels like a stranger in Germany, Jalal decides to do something about it.

Angekommen

Animated Film
Germany
2017
2 minutes
subtitles: 
English

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Susann Hoffmann
Susann Hoffmann
Susann Hoffmann
Because he feels like a stranger in Germany, Jalal decides to do something about it. He gathers all his courage and joins the volunteer fire brigade – successfully!

Lina Dinkla
Kids DOK 2017
Awaker Filip Diviak

Every morning the awaker does his strenuous job. When his strength runs out one day his grandson has a brilliant idea.

Awaker

Animated Film
Czech Republic
2017
9 minutes
subtitles: 
_without dialogue / subtitles

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Lukáš Gregor
Filip Diviak
Jan Nevyjel, Noemi Valentíny, Vít Přibyla, Barbora Kadlíčková
Filip Diviak, Josef Erla
Filip Diviak
Filip Diviak
Jiří Hloušek
Every morning the awaker does his strenuous job. When his strength runs out one day his grandson has a brilliant idea.

Lina Dinkla
Kids DOK 2017
DAM! The Story of Kit the Beaver Kjell Boersma

Instead of helping to build the dam, the little beaver is full of mischief.

DAM! The Story of Kit the Beaver

Animated Film
Canada
2017
12 minutes
subtitles: 
_without dialogue / subtitles

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Josh Clavir
Kjell Boersma
Erica Procunier
Kjell Boersma, Adam Gaudreau-Brown, Barnabas Wornoff, Shawnee Dunn
Kjell Boersma
Instead of helping to build the dam, the little beaver is full of mischief. When the snowmelt brings the great flood, he gets a chance to prove his worth.

Lina Dinkla
Kids DOK 2017
Der kleine Vogel und die Raupe Lena von Döhren

The bird wants to be left alone, the caterpillar wants the leaf and the fox wants to eat the bird

Der kleine Vogel und die Raupe

Animated Film
Switzerland
2017
4 minutes
subtitles: 
_without dialogue / subtitles

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Schattenkabinett GmbH
Lena von Döhren
Fee Liechti
Lena von Döhren
Christof Steinmann
The bird wants to be left alone, the caterpillar wants the leaf and the fox wants to eat the bird. In the end the butterfly will save the bird’s life.

Lina Dinkla
Kids DOK 2017
Die Mücke Pieks Maria Steinmetz

Winter is coming and the mosquito is freezing. No money means she can’t get a coat.

Die Mücke Pieks

Animated Film
Germany
2017
7 minutes
subtitles: 
No

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Maria Steinmetz
Maria Steinmetz
Michael Buk
Julia Scherkunowa
Rudi Zieglmeier
Lydia Günther, Maria Steinmetz, Grigori Zurkan
Heinrich Hannover
Michael Buk
Winter is coming and the mosquito is freezing. No money means she can’t get a coat, but the street organ player takes pity and gives her a few coins.

Lina Dinkla
Kids DOK 2017
Die Prinzessin auf der Erbse Kyne Uhlig, Nikolaus Hillebrand, Katja Engelhard

Andersen’s fairy-tale re-told as a flat figure animation with great actors.

Die Prinzessin auf der Erbse

Animated Film
Germany
2017
6 minutes
subtitles: 
No

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Matthias Körnich
Kyne Uhlig, Nikolaus Hillebrand, Katja Engelhard
Tobias Becker
Kyne Uhlig, Nikolaus Hillebrand
Kyne Uhlig, Nikolaus Hillebrand, Hardy Hoffmann
Kyne Uhlig, Nikolaus Hillebrand
Kyne Uhlig, Nikolaus Hillebrand
Tobias Becker
Andersen’s fairy-tale re-told as a flat figure animation with great actors. Still, this film adaptation, too, has a happy ending and the prince finds his princess.

Lina Dinkla

Hello Salaam

Documentary Film
Netherlands
2017
15 minutes
subtitles: 
English

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Hasse van Nunen, Renko Douze
Kim Brand
Reinout Steenhuizen
Luuk van Stegeren
Jillis Schriel, Lennart Kleinen, Alan van Ramshorst
Sil and Merlijn want to know what a refugee camp looks like. They fly to Lesbos to learn how the kids there spend their days.

Lina Dinkla

Höchste Zeit, Herold!

Animated Film
Germany
2017
8 minutes
subtitles: 
No

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Grit Wisskirchen
Francie Liebschner
Frieder Zimmermann
Stefan Urlass
Jörg Halsema, Olaf Ulbricht
Anke Kuhl
Frieder Zimmermann
Herold has a rather difficult task today: it’s his daughter’s birthday and she is expecting a very special present. Will he make it in time?

Lina Dinkla
Kids DOK 2017
Horse Fever Jens Pedersen

12-year-old Daniar lives in the middle of the vast expanses of Kyrgyzstan. For the first time, his father gives him the big task of breaking in a horse.

Horse Fever

Documentary Film
Denmark
2017
20 minutes
subtitles: 
English

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Maria Stevnbak Westergren
Jens Pedersen
Halfdan E
Jens Pedersen
Jesper Osmond
Jens Pedersen
Hans Møller
12-year-old Daniar lives in the middle of the vast expanses of Kyrgyzstan. For the first time, his father gives him the big task of breaking in a horse.

Lina Dinkla
Kids DOK 2017
Jesser and the Sugarcane Godelieve Eijsink

Jesser loves all plants except sugarcane – working on the plantation has made his father ill.

Jesser and the Sugarcane

Documentary Film
Netherlands
2016
15 minutes
subtitles: 
English

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Kiyomi Moin
Godelieve Eijsink
Pierre Rezus
Caitlin Hulscher
Jairo González
Jesser loves all plants except sugarcane – working on the plantation has made his father ill. Now Jesser must make the vegetable garden all by himself.

Lina Dinkla
Kids DOK 2017
Koyaa – Wild Sunbed Kolja Saksida

That crazy deckchair! Koyaa just wants to laze in the sun when it bolts like a wild horse.

Koyaa – Wild Sunbed

Animated Film
Slovenia
2017
3 minutes
subtitles: 
_without dialogue / subtitles

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Kolja Saksida
Kolja Saksida
Miha Šajina, Borja Močnik
Miloš Srdić
Tomaž Gorkič
Julia Peguet, Will Hodge
Kolja Saksida, Marko Bratuš
Julij Zornik
That crazy deckchair! Koyaa just wants to laze in the sun when it bolts like a wild horse. Koyaa has his hands full.

Lina Dinkla

Loup

Animated Film
Germany
2016
4 minutes
subtitles: 
English

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Felix Gönnert
Felix Gönnert
Marian Mentrup
Felix Gönnert
Felix Gönnert
Felix Gönnert, Bert Gottschalk, Martin Freitag
Felix Gönnert
Michał Krajczok
The bell rings for the first lesson, but the forest is more interesting. It is there that the little boy meets a family of wolves. But isn’t this dangerous?

Lina Dinkla