Film Archive

Sections (Film Archive)

A Blue Room

Animated Film
France,
Poland
2014
15 minutes
subtitles: 
English
Credits DOK Leipzig Logo
Ron Dyens
Tomasz Siwiński
Rémi Boubal
Tomasz Siwiński
Tomasz Siwiński
Tomasz Siwiński
Tomasz Siwiński
Lionel Guenoun
A man is in a coma. In his mind he wakes up in a room where a window is the only link to the world outside. He can’t open it, but he sees persons and events from his life move past outside.

The annotations to the films in the Official Selection were written by the members of the selection committee and guest authors. All quotes from DOK Leipzig catalogue articles must be identified as such and cite the author’s name. Some original titles and names have been transcribed resp. transliterated. We apologise that we cannot cite individual image sources and rights in our festival publications or festival coverage. Please note that the visual material is published exclusively for the purposes of promoting specific films or festival programmes. No transmission to third parties is provided and would only take place with the explicit agreement of the owners of the rights. The rights to the images lie with the respective copyright owners.

A Night on the Lake

Animated Film
France
2013
4 minutes
subtitles: 
English
Credits DOK Leipzig Logo
Annick Teninge
Lizete Murovska
He wants to go fishing. She’s afraid he could harm himself. A very special relationship tragedy unfolds in a boat in the middle of the lake.

The annotations to the films in the Official Selection were written by the members of the selection committee and guest authors. All quotes from DOK Leipzig catalogue articles must be identified as such and cite the author’s name. Some original titles and names have been transcribed resp. transliterated. We apologise that we cannot cite individual image sources and rights in our festival publications or festival coverage. Please note that the visual material is published exclusively for the purposes of promoting specific films or festival programmes. No transmission to third parties is provided and would only take place with the explicit agreement of the owners of the rights. The rights to the images lie with the respective copyright owners.

An Incredibly Elastic Man

Animated Film
Poland
2013
5 minutes
subtitles: 
_without dialogue / subtitles
Credits DOK Leipzig Logo
Marcin Malatyński
Karolina Specht
Karolina Specht
Karolina Specht
Karolina Specht
Karolina Specht
A shapeless man is moulded by his environment and fellow men.

The annotations to the films in the Official Selection were written by the members of the selection committee and guest authors. All quotes from DOK Leipzig catalogue articles must be identified as such and cite the author’s name. Some original titles and names have been transcribed resp. transliterated. We apologise that we cannot cite individual image sources and rights in our festival publications or festival coverage. Please note that the visual material is published exclusively for the purposes of promoting specific films or festival programmes. No transmission to third parties is provided and would only take place with the explicit agreement of the owners of the rights. The rights to the images lie with the respective copyright owners.

Anomalies

Animated Film
Japan,
UK
2013
3 minutes
subtitles: 
_without dialogue / subtitles
Credits DOK Leipzig Logo
Abigail Addison
Atsushi Wada
Miki Sakurai
Atsushi Wada
Atsushi Wada
Atsushi Wada
Masumi Takino
We try to enrich ourselves through prayer, faith and devotion to someone or something “other”. Similarly, we believe in the existence of “anomalies”, such as unknowable and uncontrollable monsters. But can such beliefs advance us?



Honorary Mention in the International Competition Animated Film 2014

The annotations to the films in the Official Selection were written by the members of the selection committee and guest authors. All quotes from DOK Leipzig catalogue articles must be identified as such and cite the author’s name. Some original titles and names have been transcribed resp. transliterated. We apologise that we cannot cite individual image sources and rights in our festival publications or festival coverage. Please note that the visual material is published exclusively for the purposes of promoting specific films or festival programmes. No transmission to third parties is provided and would only take place with the explicit agreement of the owners of the rights. The rights to the images lie with the respective copyright owners.

Bear Story

Animated Film
Chile
2014
10 minutes
subtitles: 
_without dialogue / subtitles
Credits DOK Leipzig Logo
Pato Escala
Gabriel Osorio
Dënver
Pato Escala
Antonia Herrera
Daniel Castro
Christian Cosgrove
Every day, an old bear goes out to set up a small wooden theatre box containing tin puppets. For a coin, a very personal and heartwarming story will unfold inside the box.

The annotations to the films in the Official Selection were written by the members of the selection committee and guest authors. All quotes from DOK Leipzig catalogue articles must be identified as such and cite the author’s name. Some original titles and names have been transcribed resp. transliterated. We apologise that we cannot cite individual image sources and rights in our festival publications or festival coverage. Please note that the visual material is published exclusively for the purposes of promoting specific films or festival programmes. No transmission to third parties is provided and would only take place with the explicit agreement of the owners of the rights. The rights to the images lie with the respective copyright owners.

Cruise Patrol

Animated Film
Netherlands
2013
7 minutes
subtitles: 
_without dialogue / subtitles
Credits DOK Leipzig Logo
Bobby de Groot
Bobby de Groot, Arjan van Meerten
Troy Torino
House of Secrets
Bobby de Groot, Arjan van Meerten
House of Secrets
Bobby de Groot
Jeroen Nadorp
On a long and dusty road a routine cruise patrol takes an unexpected turn and spirals totally out of control.

The annotations to the films in the Official Selection were written by the members of the selection committee and guest authors. All quotes from DOK Leipzig catalogue articles must be identified as such and cite the author’s name. Some original titles and names have been transcribed resp. transliterated. We apologise that we cannot cite individual image sources and rights in our festival publications or festival coverage. Please note that the visual material is published exclusively for the purposes of promoting specific films or festival programmes. No transmission to third parties is provided and would only take place with the explicit agreement of the owners of the rights. The rights to the images lie with the respective copyright owners.

Cruising

Animated Film
USA
2014
3 minutes
subtitles: 
_without dialogue / subtitles
Credits DOK Leipzig Logo
Zachary Zezima
Zachary Zezima
Michael Goldman
Zachary Zezima
Zachary Zezima
Zachary Zezima
Zachary Zezima
Michael Goldman
Based on a true story, the film follows a young man through an extrovert's dream and an introvert's nightmare. The chaotic and cacophonous world of forced fun aboard an insular cruise ship.

The annotations to the films in the Official Selection were written by the members of the selection committee and guest authors. All quotes from DOK Leipzig catalogue articles must be identified as such and cite the author’s name. Some original titles and names have been transcribed resp. transliterated. We apologise that we cannot cite individual image sources and rights in our festival publications or festival coverage. Please note that the visual material is published exclusively for the purposes of promoting specific films or festival programmes. No transmission to third parties is provided and would only take place with the explicit agreement of the owners of the rights. The rights to the images lie with the respective copyright owners.

Dame mit Hund

Animated Film
Germany
2014
3 minutes
subtitles: 
_without dialogue / subtitles
Credits DOK Leipzig Logo
Sonja Rohleder
Sonja Rohleder
Sonja Rohleder
Sonja Rohleder, Veronica Solomon
Sonja Rohleder
Michał Krajczok
A woman is walking her dog. Everything else unfolds in the audiences’ heads.

The annotations to the films in the Official Selection were written by the members of the selection committee and guest authors. All quotes from DOK Leipzig catalogue articles must be identified as such and cite the author’s name. Some original titles and names have been transcribed resp. transliterated. We apologise that we cannot cite individual image sources and rights in our festival publications or festival coverage. Please note that the visual material is published exclusively for the purposes of promoting specific films or festival programmes. No transmission to third parties is provided and would only take place with the explicit agreement of the owners of the rights. The rights to the images lie with the respective copyright owners.

Echo

Animated Film
Germany
2014
7 minutes
subtitles: 
English
Credits DOK Leipzig Logo
Vera Schmidt, Cathy de Haan, Juliane Fuchs
Damaris Zielke
Damaris Zielke
Damaris Zielke
Peter Thiers
Christian Helm
A cold day's experience becomes a recurring nightmare, scarring a young person’s life with unforeseeable consequences. A rising echo, resonating through generations.

The annotations to the films in the Official Selection were written by the members of the selection committee and guest authors. All quotes from DOK Leipzig catalogue articles must be identified as such and cite the author’s name. Some original titles and names have been transcribed resp. transliterated. We apologise that we cannot cite individual image sources and rights in our festival publications or festival coverage. Please note that the visual material is published exclusively for the purposes of promoting specific films or festival programmes. No transmission to third parties is provided and would only take place with the explicit agreement of the owners of the rights. The rights to the images lie with the respective copyright owners.

Heir to the Evangelical Revival

Animated Film
Belgium,
South Africa
2013
6 minutes
subtitles: 
No
Credits DOK Leipzig Logo
Wendy Morris, Jean Delbeke
Wendy Morris
Yannick Franck
Jean Delbeke
Effi Weiss
Wendy Morris
Wendy Morris
Yannick Franck
The Salvation project continues – with a search of the religious baggage the director’s ancestors carried to South Africa and saddled on subsequent generations.

The annotations to the films in the Official Selection were written by the members of the selection committee and guest authors. All quotes from DOK Leipzig catalogue articles must be identified as such and cite the author’s name. Some original titles and names have been transcribed resp. transliterated. We apologise that we cannot cite individual image sources and rights in our festival publications or festival coverage. Please note that the visual material is published exclusively for the purposes of promoting specific films or festival programmes. No transmission to third parties is provided and would only take place with the explicit agreement of the owners of the rights. The rights to the images lie with the respective copyright owners.

Macramé

Animated Film
Germany
2014
7 minutes
subtitles: 
_without dialogue / subtitles
Credits DOK Leipzig Logo
Anne-Kathrin Gliese
Maria Steinmetz
Felix Raffel
Rudi Zieglmeier
Maria Steinmetz
Maria Steinmetz
Paul Rischer
The touching story of a woman who becomes a mother after a rape and wants to love and protect the child in spite of her own pain.

The annotations to the films in the Official Selection were written by the members of the selection committee and guest authors. All quotes from DOK Leipzig catalogue articles must be identified as such and cite the author’s name. Some original titles and names have been transcribed resp. transliterated. We apologise that we cannot cite individual image sources and rights in our festival publications or festival coverage. Please note that the visual material is published exclusively for the purposes of promoting specific films or festival programmes. No transmission to third parties is provided and would only take place with the explicit agreement of the owners of the rights. The rights to the images lie with the respective copyright owners.

Me and My Moulton

Animated Film
Norway
2014
15 minutes
subtitles: 
No
Credits DOK Leipzig Logo
Lise Fearnley, Marcy Page
Torill Kove
Kevin Dean
Alison Burns
Magnhild Winsnes, Bjarte Agdestein, Morten Pedersen, Torill Kove, Jens Hahn, Yin Ko Lee, Linda Manouan, Jo Meuris, Jonathan Ng, Hyun Jin Park
Torill Kove
Håkon Lammetun
A seven-year-old girl, the daughter of a modernist architect’s family, wants an ordinary family, ordinary for 1960s Norway. But her father has a beard – the only man in the whole town.



Mephisto 97.6 Audience Award 2014

The annotations to the films in the Official Selection were written by the members of the selection committee and guest authors. All quotes from DOK Leipzig catalogue articles must be identified as such and cite the author’s name. Some original titles and names have been transcribed resp. transliterated. We apologise that we cannot cite individual image sources and rights in our festival publications or festival coverage. Please note that the visual material is published exclusively for the purposes of promoting specific films or festival programmes. No transmission to third parties is provided and would only take place with the explicit agreement of the owners of the rights. The rights to the images lie with the respective copyright owners.

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.

The annotations to the films in the Official Selection were written by the members of the selection committee and guest authors. All quotes from DOK Leipzig catalogue articles must be identified as such and cite the author’s name. Some original titles and names have been transcribed resp. transliterated. We apologise that we cannot cite individual image sources and rights in our festival publications or festival coverage. Please note that the visual material is published exclusively for the purposes of promoting specific films or festival programmes. No transmission to third parties is provided and would only take place with the explicit agreement of the owners of the rights. The rights to the images lie with the respective copyright owners.

Milk Teeth

Animated Film
Canada
2013
4 minutes
subtitles: 
English
Credits DOK Leipzig Logo
Mel Hoppenheim School of Cinema
Julie Charette
Julia Mermelstein
Julie Charette
Julie Charette
Julie Charette
Julie Charette
David Fiorentino, Julie Charette
The loss of a tooth forces a young boy to grow up faster than he wishes.

The annotations to the films in the Official Selection were written by the members of the selection committee and guest authors. All quotes from DOK Leipzig catalogue articles must be identified as such and cite the author’s name. Some original titles and names have been transcribed resp. transliterated. We apologise that we cannot cite individual image sources and rights in our festival publications or festival coverage. Please note that the visual material is published exclusively for the purposes of promoting specific films or festival programmes. No transmission to third parties is provided and would only take place with the explicit agreement of the owners of the rights. The rights to the images lie with the respective copyright owners.

Mr. Plastimime

Animated Film
UK
2014
10 minutes
subtitles: 
_without dialogue / subtitles
Credits DOK Leipzig Logo
Emma Burch
Daniel Greaves
Mike MacLennan, Russell Pay
Simon Paul
Daniele Baiardini
Steve Edge, Tobias Fouracre, Daniel Greaves
Daniel Greaves
Mcasso
A nostalgic love story with a tragic ending, but without words.

The annotations to the films in the Official Selection were written by the members of the selection committee and guest authors. All quotes from DOK Leipzig catalogue articles must be identified as such and cite the author’s name. Some original titles and names have been transcribed resp. transliterated. We apologise that we cannot cite individual image sources and rights in our festival publications or festival coverage. Please note that the visual material is published exclusively for the purposes of promoting specific films or festival programmes. No transmission to third parties is provided and would only take place with the explicit agreement of the owners of the rights. The rights to the images lie with the respective copyright owners.

No Fish Where to Go

Animated Film
Canada
2014
12 minutes
subtitles: 
No
Credits DOK Leipzig Logo
Marc Bertrand
Nicola Lemay, Janice Nadeau
Jorane
Oana Suteu
Jens Hahn
Olivier Calvert
A friendship unites two little girls from opposing clans in a village where tensions are mounting. Thanks to the friendship, one pet fish’s life is saved. But for the family, the interminable exodus continues. Based on a story by Marie-Francine Hébert.

The annotations to the films in the Official Selection were written by the members of the selection committee and guest authors. All quotes from DOK Leipzig catalogue articles must be identified as such and cite the author’s name. Some original titles and names have been transcribed resp. transliterated. We apologise that we cannot cite individual image sources and rights in our festival publications or festival coverage. Please note that the visual material is published exclusively for the purposes of promoting specific films or festival programmes. No transmission to third parties is provided and would only take place with the explicit agreement of the owners of the rights. The rights to the images lie with the respective copyright owners.