My Date from Hell

My Date from Hell
Scene from "My Date from Hell" (photo © Tim Weimann, Tom Bracht)

If you think the Devil has to be an evil, sinister and scary guy, you will surely change your mind after you have joined him on his search for the girl of his dreams. Because when it comes down to love, even the Devil has a soul!


Tim Weimann was born in 1976. In 1996, he started an internship as a cell-animator at Honk Animation Bielefeld. In 1997, he was employed as a 3D-animator at Das Werk AG in Munich and later in Duesseldorf, where he worked on several national and international features. In October 2000, he began his studies in Animation at the Film Academy Baden-Wuerttemberg, which he finished in January 2005. During his studies, he worked as a freelance character animator and animation director, mainly for German commercials and music clips.

Tom Bracht was born in 1974. He completed an internship and training as a media designer at Step-Ani-Motion in Cologne. During that time he also worked on different projects for German television and industry clients, ranging from scientific visualizations to small commercials. He also did some animations for a German news broadcast and weather forecasts. After finishing his apprenticeship he studied Theater, Movie and TV Science at the University of Cologne. In October 2000 he began studies at the Film Academy Baden-Wuerttemberg in the Animation class. During his studies, he also worked as a freelance 3D-artist and character rigger. In April 2005 he concluded his studies with a degree in Film and Media.
Genre Comedy, Animation
Category Short
Year of Production 2006
Directors Tim Weimann, Tom Bracht
Screenplay Tim Weimann
Cinematography Tim Weimann, Tom Bracht
Tom Bracht
Animation Tim Weimann, Tom Bracht, Patrick Wachowiak
Producers Manuel Bickenbach, Tim Weimann
Voices Donald Arthur, Tom Zahner, Tracey Grey, Susan Tackenberg, Caryn Stringer
Production Company Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg
Length 14 min
Format 35 mm, color
Original Version
 German/English
Sound Technology Dolby Digital
Festivals Annecy 2006

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