Awards

13th street shocking short award for Lukas @ANIMATIONSINSTITUT

Congratulations to Lukas von Berg for his shortfilm “L’aria del moscerino” (german “Tod einer Fruchtfliege”)! The 20th anniversary of the renowned award 13th STREET SHOCKING SHORT took place in Munich last week and presented a very famous jury with Janina Fautz, Alexander Hold, Aleksandar Jovanovic, Uwe Ochsenknecht, Götz Otto, Lena Schömann und Karin Schrader.
Since 2000 the Pay-TV-Channel 13th Street is investing in youth development with offering the winner a broadcasting spot at primetime! Lukas is studying Animation at the Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg.

18th NATURVISION Filmfestival in Stuttgart

The NATURVISION is an unique Filmfestival for nature, wildlife and environment and with its’ impressive movies and projects it shows the people how beautiful our world is. The Festival also holds an international film competition and one of the nominated films is the MFG promoted live- documentary “An den Rändern der Welt” (more). The Greenpeace and Natur photographer Markus Mauthe travels to the last tribal communities and tells their story and daily struggles with fighting the destruction of their habitats. See the trailer below and be amazed!

The Festival takes place 11th-14th July in Ludwigsburg.

MACKEVISION wins silver and bronze @ADC

This past weekend was the Art Directors Club award ceremony in Hamburg and MACKEVISION was awarded for their OCEAN MIND EXPERIENCE with the silver nail in “Digital Communication and Installation” as well as the bronze nail for “Spatial Experience in Film”. Also they got two mentions in “Animation” and “Exhibition Experience”. We are super proud - well done!

With the OCEAN MIND EXPERIENCE the computer generated imagery (CGI) and real-time specialists created an incredible experience, the result is a fully immersive encounter with Humpback Whales in Hawaii! It’s a completely new documentary concept.

Pixelcloud nominated for ALTERNATIVER MEDIENPREIS

Nominated in the category FUTURE is Pixelclouds’ Game SPACE SPäTZLE! The Player who is Alex the astronaut needs to catch all the Spätzle that are drifting around the spaceship. Curious? Then give it a try!

The ALTERNATIVER MEDIENPREIS will be awarded for the 20th time to people and projects with a different, more critical perspective towards society and commerce. The Award honors journalists for finding non-mainstream topics and projects and which are then extensively researched and well thought out.

The Award Ceremony is May 24th in Nürnberg, until then fingers crossed!

Animated Games Award Nominee :THE LONGING:

Wow, congratulation Studio Seufz! Not only did they just win the “Long Feature Award” at  A.MAZE.  but are also in the running for the “Animated Games Award” at the festival of animated film 2019 (26. ITFS)!

The game :THE LONGING: was directed by Anselm Pyta and produced by Stefan Michel. It is an experimental idle adventure game about waiting for 400 days in a cave - in real time.

The award ceremony is May 1st at 6pm in the Kunstgebäude Stuttgart - fingers crossed!