Animation sequence for “You belong to us” (doc film)

This an animation sequence I did for a documentary about an alternative regional school (“You belong to us”), a Low-Budget-film by Hella Wenders (dffb) that is still work in progress.

I usually am willing to work for No-(or Low) Budget projects if I’m interested in the theme. And if it gives me the opportunity to put in my own ideas and style.
Unfortunately I was a bit unhappy with the aesthetic decision of the director, who decided against the packing paper look – which was the look I preferred most.

Packing Paper Look

The director suggested a squared paper instead of the packing paper. And so – as a compromise – we found this:

And here’s the animation:

The Universe is Change

“High format” flash animation: The Universe is Change

I was asked by bildwechsel, an audiovisual women’s film and video archive, to make a video contribution for their “High Format Videofestival” in Hamburg, called “Parole: Hochformat” (“Watchword: High Format”).

The motto was: “CHANGE YOUR ATTITUDE OR TAKE ACTION”

The “High Format” videofestival was staged in hamburg in autumn 2010 for the first time.
This is my contribution “The Universe is Change”: