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Formic

A short movie about a skateboarder and an ant. Or: How a skateboarder influences the micro-universe – and how the ant takes revenge…

Basic information

Genre: Animated Movie

Production year: 2009
Running Time: 03:40 min.

Original language: without dialogue

Crew

Director: Roman Kälin, Florian Wittmann
Cinematography: Jan Bormann
Sounddesign: Philip von During
Sound: Emre Türker, Martin Backhaus
Editing: Roman Kälin, Florian Wittmann
Animation: Roman Kälin, Florian Wittmann
Executive Producer: Elsa Kremser
Production Company: Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg GmbH

Cast

Dennis Gläser

Festivals

Nancy Festival international du film Nancy-Lorraine 2016
Méjannes le clap Clap 2 jours 2015
Telluride Telluride Film Festival 2015
Schweinfurt Schweinfurter Kurzfilmtage 2014
Cottbus Kurzfilmnacht Ei(n)Blicke 2014
Vevey Festival visages 2013
Genf Animatou International Animated Film Festival 2012
London Goethe-Institut London Olympic Games Special 2012
Ludwigsburg NaturVision Filmfestival 2012
Toulouse Sequence Short Film Festival 2011
Kopenhagen BUSTER International Film Festival for Children and Youth 2011
Barcelona SonarKids Festival 2011
La Bourboule & Le Mont-Dore Plein la Bobine Sancy Film Festival for Young People 2011
Grande Prairie Reel Shorts Film Festival 2011
Lanzarote Lanzarote Short Film Festival 2011
La Seu d'urgell, Artedó Mostra de Cinema de Muntanya dels Pirineus PICURT 2011
Arrecife Film Festival of Lanzarote 2011
La Seu d'urgell, Artedó Mostra de Cinema de Muntanya dels Pirineus PICURT 2011
Cleveland Cleveland International Film Festival 2011
Montreal Montreal International Children's Film Festival 2011
Grenoble Une Nuit Trop Courte Grenoble International Student Film Festival 2011
Mumbai Whistling Woods Student Film Competition 2011
Beirut FICMEC Beirut International Student Short Film Festival 2010
Kathmandu Kathmandu International Mountain Film Festival 2010
Ekaterinburg Kinoproba International Film School Festival 2010
Tallinn Animated Dreams - Black Nights Film Festival 2010
Evreux Internationale du Film de court Metrage d'Evreux 2010
Toulouse Sequence Short Film Festival 2010
Mailand Invideo 2010
Seoul SESIFF Seoul International Extreme Short Image & Film Festival 2010
Badalona Festival Internacional de Filmets de Badalona 2010
Nancy Aye Aye International Film Festival 2010
Abitibi-Témiscamingue Festival du Cinema Abitibi-Témiscamingue 2010
Köln Unlimited Kurzfilmfestival Köln 2010
Bourg-en-Bresse Festival du Film d'Animation pour la Jeunesse 2010
Kiev Molodist Kyiv International Film Festival 2010
Montebelluna Festival dei Cortometraggi di Montebelluna 2010
Huy Les enfants terrible 2010
Abu Dhabi Abu Dhabi Film Festival 2010
München Bunter Hund Internationales Kurzfilmfestival München 2010
Dundee Discovery Film Festival 2010
Sankt Petersburg Beginning Sankt Petersburg Student Film Festival 2010
Chemnitz Schlingel Internationales Festival für Kinder und Jugendliche 2010
Puebla Festival Internacional de Cine de Puebla 2010
Calgary Calgary International Film Festival 2010
Yerevan ReAnimania International Animation Film Festival 2010
Linz Prix Ars Electronica 2010
Asolo Asolo Art Film Festival 2010
Pontenure Concorto Film Festival 2010
Himeji Himeji International Short Film Festival 2010
Casacalenda MoliseCinema Film Festival 2010
Gilching Fünf-Seen-Filmfestival 2010
Rio de Janeiro Anima Mundi 2010
Guanajuato Expresion en Corto International Short Film Festival 2010
Padua RiverFilmFestival 2010
Triest Maremetraggio International Short Film Festival 2010
Grenoble Grenoble International Short Film Festival 2010
Cluj Ecofilmfestival Romania 2010
Coburg Round Table Coburg 2010
Melbourne MIAF Melbourne International Animation Festival 2010
Nancy La Petit École du Film Court 2010
Barcelona BCN Sports Film Festival 2010
Washington eurasiashorts at Goethe-Institut Washington 2010
Toronto Toronto Worldwide Short Film Festival 2010
Straßburg / Mainz Deutsch-Französisches Kurzfilm Rendezvous 2010
Bamberg Kontaktfestival Bamberg 2010
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria Animayo 2010
Thalmässing Thalmässinger Kurzfilmtage 2010
Paris Festival International des Trés Courts 2010
Stuttgart ITFS Internationales Trickfilm Festival Stuttgart 2010
Halifax Atlantic Film Festival 2010
Bukarest NEXT Film Festival 2010
Aspen Aspen Shortfest 2010
Schweinfurt Schweinfurter Kurzfilmtage 2010
Casablanca FIFE Maroc International Student Film Festival 2010
Landshut Landshuter Kurzfilmfestival 2010
Lissabon Monstra Lisboa Animation Film Festival 2010
Schwäbisch Gmünd KiKiFe Kinderfilmfestival 2010
Turin gLocal Piemonte Movie Film Festival 2010
Lleida Animac - International Animated Film Festival 2010
Antwerpen & Brügge Europees Jeugdfilmfestival Vlaanderen Antwerpen & Brugge 2010
Illmenau International Student Film Week TU Illmenau 2010
Clermont-Ferrand Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival 2010
Bamberg Bamberger Kurzfilmtage 2010
Prishtina Skena Up International Students Film and Theatre Festival 2009
Leuven Leuven Kort Short Film Festival 2009
Mainz FILMZ Festival des deutschen Kinos 2009
München Internationales Festival der Filmhochschulen München 2009
Wiesbaden exground filmfest Wiesbaden 2009
Espinho Cinanima International Animated Film Festival 2009
Valladolid Valladolid Film Festival 2009
Stuttgart Stuttgartnacht 2009
Bern shnit Worldwide Shortfilmfestival 2009
Ghent Flanders International Film Festival 2009
New York International Advertising Festival Saatchi & Saatchi New Directors Showcase 2009
Berlin ADC Kongress Saatchi & Saatchi New German Directors Showcase 2009
Katowitz Filmfestival Polen -0001

Awards

Toulouse Sequence Short Film Festival 2011
Prix du Public (Audience Price)
Mumbai Whistling Woods Student Film Competition 2011
Best Film Student Competition Animation
Sankt Petersburg Beginning Sankt Petersburg Student Film Festival 2010
Best 5-Minute Fiction Film
Rio de Janeiro Anima Mundi 2010
Best Student Film/Audience Jury Awards Sao Paolo
Bamberg Bamberger Kurzfilmtage 2010
3. Jurypreis der Medienzentrale Bamberg
Prishtina Skena Up International Students Film and Theatre Festival 2009
Best Animation Film
Valladolid Valladolid Film Festival 2009
Best Short Film Meeting Point Section