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Awards / prizes:

– EMAF MEDIA ART AWARD, EMAF Osnabrück 2015, Germany
– FORESIGHT AWARD, Foresight Filmfestival 2015, Halle (Saale), Germany
– BEST ANIMATION AWARD, Kimera Film Festival 2016, Termoli, Italy
– DIRECTOR'S AWARD, North Carolina Awards 2016, USA
– JURY'S AWARD, 20th Videonale 2016, Berlin, Germany
– SILVER MEDAL, FiSH Rostock 2015
– SEMI-FINALIST, IOFF 2016, Dhaka, Bangladesh
– SPECIAL MENTION (Jury's), FIEC 2016, Montevideo, Uruguay
– SPECIAL MENTION (Student Jury's), FIEC 2016, Montevideo, Uruguay
– 2nd prize, Los Gurkos Short Film Festival 2015, Innsbruck, Austria


Festival nominations:

– AISFF 2015, Seoul, South Korea
– Alpinale 2016, Nenzing, Austria
– Anilogue International Animation festival 2015, Budapest, Hungary
– Animated Movies Festival Animocje 2016, Bydgoszcz, Poland
– Animex Awards 2016, Middlesbrough, UK
– Annial Tacoma Film Festival 2016, Tacoma, Washington, USA
– Azores Fringe Festival 2016, Azores, Portugal
– Backup Festival Weimar 2015, Germany
– Bamberger Kurzfilmtage 2016, Germany
– Blackbird Film Fest 2015, New York, USA
– Braunschweig Int'l Film Festival 2016, Germany
– Brazilian International Labour Film Festival 2016, São Paulo, Brazil
– Brest Short Film Festival 2016, Brest, France
– BSFF Brussels 2015, Belgium
– Bucharest Short Film Festival 2016, Romania
– Capital City Film Festival, Lansing, USA
– cellu l'art Kurzfilmfestival 2016, Jena, Germany
– Changing Perspectives Int. Short Film Festival 2016, Istanbul, Turkey
– CinemadaMare 2016, festival tour in Italy
– CineMAiubit ISFF 2015, Bucharest, Romania
– Cinemania International Film Festival 2016, Kansas, USA
– ClujShorts 2016, Romania
– ContraVision 2016, Berlin, Germany
– Corti a ponte 2015, Padua, Italy
– Courtoujours Lannion 2017, Confort Berhet village, France
– CreActive International Open Film Festival 2016, Dhaka, Bangladesh
– DaKINO International Film Festival 2016, Bucharest, Romania
– Delhi Shorts International Film Festival 2015, India
– Die besten Videos 2016, Presseclub Oberhausen, Germany
– Diseases International Short Film & Art Festival 2016, Valencia, Spain
– Early Bird Student film festival, Sofia, Bulgaria
– Edmonton International Film Festival 2016, Alberta, Canada
– Ei(n)blicke - Satirische Kurzfilmnacht, 2016, Cottbus, Germany
– EMAF 2015, Osnabrück, Germany
– Farm Film Festival 2016, Favara, Italy
– Festcurtasbh 2016, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
– Festival des Deutschen Films 2015, Paris, France
– Festival Internacional de Escuelas de Cine 2016, Montevideo, Uruguay
– Filmfest Eberswalde 2015, Germany
– Film Fest Petaluma 2016, Petaluma, USA
– Filmfest Schleswig-Holstein 2016, Kiel, Germany
– Filmfest Weiterstadt 2015, Germany
– film sharing low & no budget short film festival tour 2016, Germany
– FiLUMS ’16 International Film Festival, Lums, Pakistan
– FiSH 2015, Rostock, Germany
– Floßkino Berlin 2016, Berlin, Germany
– Foresight Filmfestival 2015, Halle (Saale), Germany
– Funny Suckers Comedy Shorts 2016, North Little Rock, Arizona, USA
– Fusion 2015, Lärz, Germany
– Grenzland-Filmtage 2016, Selb, Germany
– Haida Gwaii Film Festival 2016, Queen Charlotte, Canada
– Headwaters Filmfestival 2015, Bemidji, Minnesota, USA
– Hoboken International Film Festival 2016, USA
– IKFF Hamburg 2015, Germany
– Inigo Film Festival 2016, Krakow, Poland
– Internationales Filmfest Emden 2015, Germany
– Internationales Filmwochenende Würzburg 2016, Germany
– International Film Festival Zoom 2016, Zblizenia, Poland
– ISFF Detmold 2015, Germany
– Izmir Short Film Festival 2015, Turkey
– JETZT ODER NIE 2016, Friedrichshafen, Germany
– Kimera International Film Festivals 2016, Molise, Italy
– Kino ist Programm e.V., Bayreuth, Germany
– Kinofest Lünen 2015, Germany
– Kinoki International Film Festival 2016, Mexico City, Mexico
– Kurzfilmfestival Köln 2016, Germany
– Kurzfilmtage Thalmässing 2015, Germany
– kurzundschön, Köln 2015, Germany
– Kyiv International Short Film Festival 2016, Kyiv, Ukraine
– La Mirada Tabú 2015, Zaragoza, Spain
– Leeds International Film Festival 2015, UK
– Los Gurkos Short Film Festival 2015, Innsbruck, Austria
– Lucania Film Festival 2016, Matera, Italy
– Luksuz Film Festival 2015, Krško, Slovenia
– Lviv International Short Film Festival 2016, Lviv, Ukraine
– Maharashtra international Short Film Festival 2016, Mumbai, India
– Manchester Film Festival 2016, UK
– Mediawave International Film and Music Gathering 2016, Hungary
– Molodist International Film Festival 2015, Kyiv, Ukraine
– Monaco Charity Film Festival 2016, Monaco
– Muskoka Independent Film Festival 2016, Rosseau, Canada
– Navi Mumbai International Film Festival 2016, Mumbai, India
– Nordische Filmtage Lübeck 2015, Germany
– North Carolina Film Awards 2016, Winterville, USA
– OderKurz Filmspektakel 2015, Oderaue, Germany
– OpenEyes Filmfest 2015, Marburg, Germany
– Oporto International Short Film Festival 2016, Porto, Portugal
– Original Narrative 2016, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
– PiGrecoZen FilmFest 2016, Ancona, Italy
– Qabila's 3rd Annual Short Film Festival, 2015, Kairo, Egypt
– Ravenna Nightmare Film Fest 2015, Italy
– Sarajevo Winter 2016, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
– Shortfilm Slam Zeise-Kinos, 2015, Hamburg, Germany
– Student Cuts 2016, Maribor, Slovenia
– Tallgrass Film Festival 2016, Wichita, Kansas, USA
– Tiburon International Film Festival, USA
– TMFF The Monthly Film Festival, Juli 2015, UK
– Trieste Film Festival 2016, Italy
– Unabhängiges FilmFest Osnabrück 2015, Germany
– Underground FilmFest 2016
– Up and coming Hannover 2015, Germany
– Videonale 2016, Berlin, Germany
– WAMMFest 2016, Towson, Maryland, USA
– Watersprite Film Festival 2016, Cambridge, United Kingdom
– Werkstatt der Jungen Filmszene 2016, Wiesbaden, Germany
– Zinema Zombie Fest 2015, Bogotá, Colombia

TV screenings:
14-11-2015, WDR Fernsehen (Germany)
17-06-2016, MDR Fernsehen (Germany)
2016, TV Ciudad (Uruguay)

– Listed in the catalogue "German Short Films 2016" (AG Kurzfilm – German Short Film Association)
– Selected for the DVD "New German Animations 2015" (AG Kurzfilm – German Short Film Association)


Story, Design & Animation: Verena Westphal
Music & Sound Design: Moritz P.G. Katz
Graduation project at HAW Hamburg Dept. Design, Premiere 2015