Short Film: SPIZELLA, 20min., Germany, Drama

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Spizella is a word with Latin and Greek origin and it means ‘sparrow’. Spizella is the story of a father and his daughter with troubled family relationships, which have become even more troubled after the death of the mother. The father keeps forcing his daughter to keep the mourning attitude alive and ongoing within the house and he tries to keep his communication with her very limited. This gloomy house is no different than a cage for this timid girl. The strong revival of her childhood memories and dreams by means of a souvenir suitcase left from her mother can bring the girl a glimpse of happiness.

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Short Film: THE BOY WITH THE TEDDY, 14min., Germany, Drama/Family

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A young boy runs scared through the mean city with his teddy in his arms and meets a young man who takes him under his wing until secrets are revealed…
The spectator gets to know the background of the story through recurrent flashbacks.

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Short Film: VINDICTE, 26min., Germany, Drama/Family

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Awa, 18 years old, goes to class in the military high school of Natitingou. One day, she learns that her father has just been murdered. Has she just joined her family in Cotonou than a popular prosecution is put together in order to avenge the memory of the deceased. Facing the helplessness of the police, Awa decides to take part in it.

  • Film Type:
    Short
  • Runtime:
    26 minutes
  • Completion Date:
    June 29, 2016
  • Country of Origin:
    Germany
  • Film Language:
    French
  • Aspect Ratio:
    1:2,35
  • Film Color:
    Color

BOLD GREEN Short Film – Audience FEEDBACK Video from EUROPEAN Jan. 2018 Festival

BOLD GREEN, 28min., Germany, Romance/Drama 
Directed by Selon Fischer

Alja just finished school and wants to be an astronaut, despite her fear of heights. Together with her best friend Konrad, who is suffering from multiple sclerosis, she trains to achieve her goal.

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Short Film: OUR WONDERFUL NATURE, 3min., Germany, Animation

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„The feeding habits of the common cameleon as never seen before“

  • Film Type:
    Animation
  • Runtime:
    3 minutes 32 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    July 21, 2016
  • Country of Origin:
    Germany
  • Film Language:
    English
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color

Short Film: Selon Fischer

Director Biography

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English: Selon Fischer (aka Maximilian Krug) is a German-based director. He works as a video artist for German theatres and teaches communication sciences at University Duisburg-Essen.

Deutsch: Maximilian Krug (geb. 1989) produziert seit 2007 unter dem Pseudonym „Selon Fischer“ Filme. Nach seinem Abitur erlangte er Abschlüsse in Kommunikationswissenschaft, Germanistik und Angewandte Sprachwissenschaft an den Universitäten Erfurt und Münster. Aktuell arbeitet er als Dozent für Kommunikationswissenschaft an der Universität Duisburg-Essen und produziert Videos für die Theater Dortmund und Münster

Director Statement

English: “Bold Green” was produced with a limited budget of ~1.500 EUR (50 EUR/Min.).

Deutsch: “Fettes Grün” ist ein No-Budget-Film (ca. 50 EUR/Min.) und wurde vollständig in Münster, NRW gedreht.

Short Film: BOLD GREEN, 28min., Germany, Romance/Drama

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Alja just finished school and wants to be an astronaut, despite her fear of heights. Together with her best friend Konrad, who is suffering from multiple sclerosis, she trains to achieve her goal.

  • Project Title (Original Language):
    Fettes Grün
  • Film Type:
    Short
  • Genres:
    Romance, Drama
  • Runtime:
    28 minutes 1 second
  • Completion Date:
    June 22, 2016
  • Production Budget:
    1,500 EUR
  • Country of Origin:
    Germany
  • Country of Filming:
    Germany
  • Film Language:
    German
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color