DER TURM /2012 – 3’56″/
A story on the borders between dream and reality, depicting the recent history of the Baltic Coast, inspired by the many East German people who attempted to escape across the sea.
The coastal watchtower still stands today as a symbol of totalitarian oppression..
In visual part is used classical hand made animation – drawing on paper, paint on special surface, stop motion..
Audio part is made from sounds, that we recorded or made up, and music is also composed originally only for this animation. Final parts are edited and finished in computer.
Film festivals, screenings, presentations:
17 November 2012 – presentation in Centre d´Art La Rectoria, Sant Pere de Vilamajor /Spain/
6 – 7 July 2012 – CortoAquario – International Short Film Festival, Santa Marinella (Roma) /Italy/
28 June – 15 July 2012 – Fest Anča – International Animation Festival, exhibition in Považská Gallery, Žilina /Slovakia/
8 – 10 June 2012 – International Video Art House Madrid /Spain/
30 May – 3 June 2012 – International Film Festival Isola Cinema – Video on the Beach, Ljubljana /Slovenia/
17 -19 May 2012 – presentation in art residency Bains Connective as a part of Open House, Brussels /Belgium/
9 March 2012 – animation Der Turm is done. First screening on the international exhibition in Kunsthalle, Kühlungsborn /Germany/