photo © David Gesslbauer

Routine or vicious circle? An unknown girl breaks out of her daily grind by undergoing an intense audiovisual trip.

David Gesslbauer was born in 1991 in Switzerland and grew up in Austria. His passion for film already became apparent during his secondary education at the HTBLVA Ortweinschule Graz in Audiovisual Media Design. He produced several music videos, commercials, spots, and short films. Since 2012, he has been studying Editing at the Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg in Ludwigsburg.

Michael Lange was born in 1989 in Kirchheim/Teck. As an intern at production companies, he gained experience with TV series and VFX. Since 2012, he has been studying Animation at the Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg in Ludwigsburg.
Genre Animation, Experimental
Category Short
Year of Production 2013
Directors David Gesslbauer, Michael Lange
Screenplay David Gesslbauer, Michael Lange
Cinematography David Gesslbauer, Michael Lange
Animation Michael Lange
Cast Sylvia Bryjok
Producers David Gesslbauer, Michael Lange, Johann Valentinitsch
Production Company Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg
Length 4 min 21 sec
Format DCP, color, 16:9
Original Version
 no dialogue
Festivals Exground Wiesbaden 2013, Bucharest Student Festival 2013, U.F.O. Short Film Festival Leipzig 2014, Watersprite Cambridge Student Film Festival 2014, Regensburg 2014, EMAF Osnabrück 2014, Art Film Festival Cannes 2014, Toronto 2014, Warsaw 2014, Molodist Kiev 2014, Rencontres Internationales des Écoles de Cinéma Poitiers 2014 (International Competition), Nashville 2015, Brooklyn 2018
Awards Best Experimental Film Bucharest 2013, Best Picture U.F.O. Film Festival 2014, Sound Award Watersprite Festival 2014, Short Tiger 2014, Grand Jury Prize - Best Experimental Short Nashville 2015

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