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Child

Animated Film
Germany
2016
9 minutes
subtitles: 
_without dialogue / subtitles
Credits DOK Leipzig Logo
Iring Freytag, Viktor Stickel, Paul Maresch
Iring Freytag, Viktor Stickel, Linus Stetter
Friederike Bernhardt
Adrian Langenbach
Robert Stuprich
Iring Freytag, Viktor Stickel
Iring Freytag, Viktor Stickel, Linus Stetter
Marc Fragstein, Marvin Keil
The progress from child to old man symbolised by ONE task: collecting wood for the vital fire. A philosophical study in wood cut design.

André Eckardt

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.

Cosmic Cats

Animated Film
Germany
2016
7 minutes
subtitles: 
English
Credits DOK Leipzig Logo
Philipp Eichhorn
Laura Camila Sabogal Espinel
Laura Camila Sabogal Espinel
Laura Camila Sabogal Espinel
Linus Lindgren, Felix Lau
The wind. The forest. Reality’s coordinates have slipped. Ghost-like photos are evidence of a fairytale transformation.

André Eckardt

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.

Neue Deutsche Animation
Der Mann ist groß Samo

When the man grows too big he doesn’t fit in the sea any more. The whale with childhood dreams in his belly must sleep in heaven. It’s blue, but it’s not the sea.

Der Mann ist groß

Animated Film
Germany
2016
9 minutes
subtitles: 
No
Credits DOK Leipzig Logo
Tom Bergmann
Samo
Lucia Martínez
Samo
Christoph de la Chevallerie
When the man grows too big he doesn’t fit in the sea any more. The whale with childhood dreams in his belly must sleep in heaven. It’s blue, but it’s not the sea.

André Eckardt

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.

Neue Deutsche Animation
Ein Aus Weg Simon Steinhorst, Hannah Stragholz

Alex K., imprisoned for theft and drug offenses, talks about the euphoria of life, tough stretches and the ordinary life in-between.

2016

Ein Aus Weg

Animadoc
Germany
2016
20 minutes
subtitles: 
English
Credits DOK Leipzig Logo
Caroline Kox
Simon Steinhorst, Hannah Stragholz
Antonio De Luca
Antonio De Luca
Simon Steinhorst, Hannah Stragholz, Katharina Huber, Jakob Weiss, Heribert Stragholz, Martin Steinhorst, Antonio De Luca
Max Pross, Antonio De Luca
Antonio De Luca, Max Pross
Alex K., imprisoned for theft and drug offenses, talks about the euphoria of life, tough stretches and the ordinary life in-between.

André Eckardt

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.

Neue Deutsche Animation
Ewige Wiederkunft Jörg Weidner, Anke Späth

The return of Nietzsche, weightless, as the pilot in the cockpit of a fly. Traumatic memories rise again, man and machine collapse. Back to square one.

Ewige Wiederkunft

Animated Film
Germany
2016
8 minutes
subtitles: 
English
Credits DOK Leipzig Logo
Jörg Weidner, Anke Späth
Jörg Weidner, Anke Späth
Jörg Weidner, Anke Späth, Alejandro Calderon Jaffe, Manuela Molin
Jörg Weidner, Anke Späth
The return of Nietzsche, weightless, as the pilot in the cockpit of a fly. Traumatic memories rise again, man and machine collapse. Back to square one.

André Eckardt

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.

Neue Deutsche Animation
Heimaturlaub – Aus dem Skizzenbuch eines Astronauten Franz Winzentsen

Franz Winzentsen uses painting, assemblage and language to shift the facts around until they turn into a thoroughly incredible biography and a galactic adventure.

2016

Heimaturlaub – Aus dem Skizzenbuch eines Astronauten

Animadoc
Germany
2016
14 minutes
subtitles: 
No
Credits DOK Leipzig Logo
Franz Winzentsen
Franz Winzentsen
Hannah Winzentsen
Bernd Fiedler, Franz Winzentsen
Torsten Pinne
Franz Winzentsen
Franz Winzentsen
Hannah Winzentsen, Torsten Pinne
Franz Winzentsen uses painting, assemblage and language to shift the facts around until they turn into a thoroughly incredible biography and a galactic adventure.

André Eckardt

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.

Kaputt

Animadoc
Germany
2016
7 minutes
subtitles: 
English
Credits DOK Leipzig Logo
Alexander Lahl, Max Mönch
Volker Schlecht, Alexander Lahl
Hannes Schulze
Volker Schlecht
Volker Schlecht
Volker Schlecht
Alexander Lahl, Max Mönch
Hannes Schulze
The harrowing reports of two former inmates of the GDR’s central women’s prison. A factual and gentle approach in drawings.

André Eckardt

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.

Leerstelle

Animated Film
Germany
2016
5 minutes
subtitles: 
English
Credits DOK Leipzig Logo
Urte Zintler
Urte Zintler
Karlheinz Essl
Urte Zintler, Katharina Gardemann
Urte Zintler
Tobias Böhm, Christian Witmoser
Delicate lines, kaleidoscopically choreographed, capture fleeting moments and let them go again – poised between setting out and arriving.

André Eckardt

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.

Rubik

Animated Film
Germany
2016
4 minutes
subtitles: 
_without dialogue / subtitles
Credits DOK Leipzig Logo
Filmuniversität Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF
Xenia Smirnov
Matija Strnisa
Volodymyr Ivanov
Franziska Wulschke, Xenia Smirnov
Xenia Smirnov
Leo Aderhold
Mr. Ernő Rubik’s coloured cube strangely upsets everything in a communal flat and unites the tenants.

André Eckardt

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.

Some Thing

Animated Film
Germany
2015
7 minutes
subtitles: 
_without dialogue / subtitles
Credits DOK Leipzig Logo
Paul Maresch
Elena Walf
Nicolai Krepart
Elena Walf
Elena Walf
Elena Walf
Elena Walf
Luis Schöffend
It’s not about how rich you are but what you do with your wealth. Four mountains and eight eyes – one of them surpasses himself, and the others.

André Eckardt

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.

Something About Silence

Animated Film
Germany
2015
13 minutes
subtitles: 
English
Credits DOK Leipzig Logo
Ute Dilger
Patrick Buhr
Marvin Horsch, Donghee Nam
Patrick Buhr
Patrick Buhr
Patrick Buhr
Jonathan Kastl
A former model and his film expert pigeon present you with a manual for life: take a deep breath, say “YEEEES!” … and stop being boring.

André Eckardt

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.

The Man Who Fell Up

Animated Film
Germany
2016
2 minutes
subtitles: 
German
Credits DOK Leipzig Logo
Ebele Okoye
Ebele Okoye
Ebele Okoye
Ebele Okoye
Ebele Okoye
Ebele Okoye
Ebele Okoye
A man slips and falls and falls and falls wrong … but in fact logically right.

André Eckardt

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.

What They Believe

Animated Film
Germany
2016
10 minutes
subtitles: 
No
Credits DOK Leipzig Logo
Michaela Edl
Shoko Hara
Marius Kirsten
Svenja Baumgärtner
Shoko Hara, Sofiia Melnyk
Simon Thummet
Luis Schoeffend, Marc Fragstein
The app to reach paradise seems to have a bug. The miracle healer lights a satanic circle. A back-up for bliss, complete with a pop hymn.

André Eckardt

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.

Youme Knows What Meyou Wants

Animated Film
Germany
2016
1 minute
Credits DOK Leipzig Logo
Mona Keil
Mona Keil
Martin Recker
Mona Keil
Mona Keil
Martin Recker
Tender touches, parts of bodies rising and falling. Sensual lovemaking in plasticine where the borders between the bodies dissolve.

André Eckardt

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.

Neue Deutsche Animation
1989 – Unsere Heimat, das sind nicht nur die Städte und Dörfer Tommy Schwarwel

The story of the “Peaceful Revolution”, which saw its turning point at the Monday demonstration in Leipzig on October 9, 1989, is told by two protagonists who are archetypes of the late GDR.

1989 – Unsere Heimat, das sind nicht nur die Städte und Dörfer

Animated Film
Germany
2014
13 minutes
subtitles: 
English
Credits DOK Leipzig Logo
Sandra Strauß, Tommy Schwarwel
Tommy Schwarwel
Hans Naumilkat, Hanns Eisler
Thomas Reichl
Tommy Schwarwel, Dirk Reddig
Tommy Schwarwel
Maik Hartung
The story of the “Peaceful Revolution”, which saw its turning point at the Monday demonstration in Leipzig on October 9, 1989, is told by two protagonists who are archetypes of the late GDR.

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.

Neue Deutsche Animation
Bowob Tim Romanowsky

A black, hairy creature finds a strange box in his boring world. He begins to play and suddenly everything changes. A new world full of crazy scenes and creatures emerges.

Bowob

Animated Film
Germany
2013
5 minutes
subtitles: 
_without dialogue / subtitles
Credits DOK Leipzig Logo
Tim Romanowsky
Tim Romanowsky
Johannes Krause, Claus Störmer
Tim Romanowsky
Tim Romanowsky
Tim Romanowsky
Tim Romanowsky
Johannes Krause, Claus Störmer
A black, hairy creature finds a strange box in his boring world. He begins to play and suddenly everything changes. A new world full of crazy scenes and creatures emerges.

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.