Trudes Tier online

July 14th, 2014

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Here are some designs of our tv series ‘Trudes Tier’ (Trude’s Flatmate), we produced last year for the WDR. If you haven’t had the chance watching the series yet, all three episodes are available online until this Saturday, 19th July.

Gruffalo and Beast at Prix Jeunesse

June 12th, 2014

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Last week, our short film ‘The Gruffalo’ by Jakob Schuh and Max Lang has been choosen as the best children’s fiction programme of the last 50 years at this year’s Prix Jeunesse in Munich. ‘The Little Boy And The Beast’ by Johannes Weiland and Uwe Heidschötter has been one of the finalists of this section as well.

Congratulations to the teams!

A sleepless rainy night and a scared cheese cake

May 2nd, 2014

Here are some backgrounds by Sandra Brandstätter and Sebastian Koch of our last Sunday’s premiered tv-series ‘Trudes Tier’ (‘Trude’s Flatmate’). The next episode ‘Nachts’ will be shown this Sunday as part of the children’s series ‘Die Sendung mit der Maus’ on Das Erste starting at 11:30 am.

After a week full of animation…

April 30th, 2014

(photography by Martin Zentner)

We are looking back upon a full week dedicated to the animated films at this year’s Festival of Animated Film in Stuttgart (ITFS). Besides the festival premiere of ‘Trude’s Tier’ (‘Trude’s Flatmate’) and several screenings of ‘Trolltag’ (‘The Troll Trap’), ‘The Amazing World of Gumball’  has been awarded with a Screenplay Trickstar for Best Children’s Animated Series. Klaus Morschheuser and Mathias Schreck attend the ceremony on behalf of Cartoon Network Europe. The Jury’s explanation: ‘We chose this film because of its highly original visual style, its whacky, energetic comedic timing and its heart-warming story that appeals to both kids and adults. Well done!’

Congratulations to the whole team!

It’s a SOI weekend on TV and in Stuttgart

April 23rd, 2014

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Trude lives together with a big obscure beast, which has the power of an elephant, the brashness of a child, but not a clue what’s good manners… ‘Trudes Tier’ (Trude’s Flatmate), directed by Klaus Morschheuser, Johannes Weiland and Michael Bohnenstingl and designed by Sandra Brandstätter and Sebastian Koch, is our latest tv-series project for the children’s tv show ‘Die Sendung mit der Maus’. The episodes will have their tv premiere on Das Erste / KIKA on 27th of April, 4th of May and 11th of May at 11:30 am. You can also have a first look on the series on our website’s work section.

If you attend this years ‘Internationales Trickfilmfestival Stuttgart’ (ITFS), you can have a look at some of our films as well:

Trolltag (The Troll Trap):
25.4. 10 am and 3 pm at Mercedes Benz Museum and 2:30 pm at Metropol 1
26.4. 3 pm at Mercedes-Benz-Museum, 2 pm at Gloria 2 and 8 pm at EM1
27.4. 3 pm at Mercedes Benz Museum

Trudes Tier (Trude’s Flatmate):
27.4. 2:30 pm at Metropol 1

Engel zu Fuß (Angel afoot):
26.4. 8 pm at EM1

Bunnies:
26.4. 6 pm at EM1

Street of Specialists at the ‘Trickfilm-Festivalnacht im Südwesten’

April 22nd, 2014

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One of our early commissioned works ‘Straße der Spezialisten’ (Street of Specialists) by Jakob Schuh and Saschka Unseld will be shown for the very first time on tv in the night from 24th to 25th of April at 0.15 am on SWR. It will be part of the event ‘Trickfilm-Festivalnacht im Südwesten’ on occasion of this year’s animation festival in Stuttgart.