NACHTSTÜCK (NOCTURNE) Trailer
At night the forest creatures gather to gamble, putting their innermost at stake.

The full film is not yet online, but currently touring around festivals. Check out the upcoming screenings HERE.

Directed, created & animated by Anne Breymann
Lighting cameraman: Björn Ullrich
Sound design: Michal Krajczok
Music: Adam Pultz Melbye & Paul Stapleton
Foley artist: Peter Roigk
Design & animation of abstract objects: Nikki Schuster
Additional compositing: Florian Grolig
Title & credits: Isabel Seliger
Supported by Kuratorium junger deutscher Film & Saari Residence

Awards
Méliès d'Argent for best European short film - Court Métrange Fantastic Film Festival
Masters of Animation Award (Golden Anteater) - Lublin Film Festival
Excellent Achievement Award - Taichung International Animation Festival
Best International Animated Short Film (Fantaspoa Jury Award) - Fantaspoa Fantastic Film Festival
Best Animated Short Film - Macabro Inernational Horror Film Festival
CIAFF Award (Grand Prix) - China Independent Animation Film Forum
Winner National Competition - OderKurz-Filmspektakel
Visual Vanguard Award - Womanimation Festival
Best Art Direction - Multivision International Festival of Animation Arts
Best Character Design - Catacumba Film Festival
Audience Award - Lago Filmfest
Audience Award - Stockholm Experimental and Animation Film Festival
Special mention - Fantoche International Animation Festival
Special mention - Animocje International Animated Film Festival
Special mention - Zabut International Animation Festival

Festivals (selection)
Annecy International Animation Festival / Palm Springs International ShortFest / Japan Media Arts Festival / Encounters Short Film Festival / Uppsala International Short Film Festival / Festival of Animated Film Stuttgart / Cork Film Festival / Raindance Film Festival / Sitges International Fantastic Film Festival / Premiers Plans d'Angers / Melbourne International Animation Festival / Interfilm Festival Berlin / London Animation Festival / Animatricks Helsinki / San Sebastian Horror & Fantasy Film Festival / Leeds International Film Festival / Anim'est Bucharest / Fest Anca / Insomnia Animation Festival / Ars Independent / Animasyros / Jinzhen International Short Film Festival / StopTrik Animation Festival / CutOut Fest / Cologne Short Film Festival / Etiuda & Anima / Filmfest Dresden / Giraffest / Tricky Women Vienna / Anilogue Budapest / Animasivo Mexico City / Berlin Experimental Film Festival / Animateka Ljubljana / Go Short Nijmegen / Linoleum Contemporary Animation and Media Art Festival / Anima Mundi / Glas Animation Festival / Rotterdam Film Festival / Cardiff Animation Festival / Budapest Short Film Festival / Balkanima / Les Nuits Magiques ...

Distribution & world sales
Autour de Minuit, annabel@autourdeminuit.com