Scene from "Lucia"

Lucia discovers some x-ray pictures on her night trip through the hospital. An image of a head stimulates her fantasy – dream and reality dissolve into each other. Her illness takes her to a place of origin. After the return, hope prevails.

Felix Goennert was born in 1975 in Lueneburg. He made his first animation film in 1990 and first animated a computerized character in 1994. He received his degree in Animation at the "Konrad Wolf" University of Film & Television (HFF/B) in Potsdam-Babelsberg. Aside from his own projects, including LE JOUR SE LEVE (1996), BSSS (animation, 1999), and LUCIA (animation, 2004), he has been freelancing as a Lead Character Animator for a CGI feature production and as working as an Animation Supervisor for a number of TV commercials since 1998. He is the educational director in the Animation Department at the "Konrad Wolf" University of Film & Television (HFF/B) in Potsdam-Babelsberg. His animation short APOLLO (2010) was invited to the Berlinale Generation Competition. More information:
Genre Animation
Category Short
Year of Production 2004
Director Felix Goennert
Screenplay Felix Goennert
Gregor Wille
Max Knoth
Animation Felix Goennert
Production Companies Felix Goennert Film/Berlin, Filmuniversität Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF
Length 9 min
Format 35 mm, color
Sound Technology Dolby SRD
Festivals Berlin 2004, Lille 2004, Stuttgart 2004, Schermi d'Amore Verona 2004, Washington 2004, Tursak Istanbul 2004, Soest 2004, Annecy 2004, Comicsalon Erlangen 2004, Perugia 2004, Giffoni 2004, Melbourne 2004, Havana 2004, KROK Kiev 2004, BUSTER Copenhagen 2004, Vilnius 2004, Isfahan 2004, Pisek 2004, Warsaw 2004, Emerging European Filmmakers Milan 2004, VGIK Moscow 2004, Leipzig 2004, London 2004, Chicago 2004, Aarhus 2004, Molodish-Kyiv 2004, Wiesbaden 2004, Bitfilm Hamburg 2004, Puchon 2004, Ourense 2004, Brest 2004, Munich 2004, Luenen 2004, Cinemagic Belfast 2004, Siena 2004, Black Nights Tallin 2004, Short Cuts Cologne 2004, FILMZ Mainz 2004, Cine Independiente Buenos Aires 2005
Awards Special Prize of the German Children's Social Aid Organization 2004, Special Prize Kiev 2004, BUSTER Short Film Award Copenhagen 2004, Main Festival Award & Best Animation Pisek 2004,
German Distributor Filmuniversität Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF

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