Animation Muse

On a small island a bunch of exotic creatures run across each other.

Directors: Max Mörtl & Robert Löbel

Sound: David Kamp
Producer: Robert Löbel
stop motion & 2D animation
 / 2 min 30 sec

Funded by FFA Germany
Copyright Max Mörtl & Robert Löbel, 2017 / /



Anima Mundi - Best Sound Design
Chicago International Children’s Film Festival - Best Production for Young Children
Animage International Animation Festival of Pernambuco - Best Children’s Short Film
Short Tiger Kurzfilmpreis der FFA - Short Tiger Award
Feedback Festival - Best Animation & Best Music
Flensburger Kurzfilmtage - Jury Award Animation
Monstra Lisbon Animated Film Festival - Golden Peanut - Audience Award
Stop Trick International Film Festival - Audience The Borderlands Award
KROK At home harbour - Diploma for the best film for children without age limitations

Ottawa International Animation Festival - Honorable Mention Preschool Competition
Ale Kino, International Young Audience Film Festival - Special Mention
Turku Animated Film Festival - Special Mention
Festival of Animation Berlin - Special Mention



Ottawa International Animation Festival
SCHLINGEL - Internationales Filmfestival für Kinder und Jugendliche
Stop Trick International Film Festival
Klik Amsterdam
Hsin-Yi Children’s Animation Awards
CINANIMA – Festival Internacional de Cinema de Animaçao
Flensburger Kurzfilmtage
Interfilm Berlin / KUKI Festival
Etiuda & Anima
Animated Dreams
Ale Kino, International Young Audience Film Festival
Botogá Short Film Festival
ANIMA Brussels
PLAY - Lisbon's International Kids Film Festival
Montreal International Children's Film Festival
Monstra - Lisbon Animated Film Festival
TIFF Kids - Toronto International Film Festival
Ann Arbor Film Festival
GLAS Animation Festival
Animocje International Animated Film Festival
Filmfest Dresden
Cardiff Animation Festival
ITFS - Internationales Trickfilmfestival Stuttgart
IndieLisboa - International Independent Film Festival
Festival de Cannes - Next Generation / Short Tiger
Mo&Friese - KurzFilmFestival Hamburg
Fest Anca
Stop Motion Barcelona Short Film Festival
Festival Internacional de Curtas Metragens (Vila do Conde)
Guanajuato International Film Festival
Anima Mundi
La Guarimba International Film Festival

… and others

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Animation Muse

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