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Searching for her son, the mother of little Jacob is lost in a maze of corridors and shelves full of products – always followed by the resolute announcements of the childcare facility.

Jakob Weiss was born in 1983 in Hofgeismar. From 2006-2012, he studied Animation at the Academy of Media Arts Cologne (KHM). He directed the music video LOVESTONED (ADA, 2009, with Mark Kempken and Axel-Juhani Redlich), and worked as an animator and VFX artist for several TV and film productions. WAREHOUSE (2012) is his graduation film.
Genre Animation
Category Short
Year of Production 2012
Director Jakob Weiss
Screenplay Jakob Weiss
Animation Jakob Weiss, Julia Kotowski, Florian Köhne
Producer Jakob Weiss
Voices Janina Warnk, Nicole Wegner
Production Company Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln (KHM)
Length 6 min 18 sec
Format 35 mm, DCP, Blu-ray, HDCAM, b&w, cs
Original Version
Subtitled Version English
Festivals Dokfest Leipzig 2012, Interfilm Berlin 2012, Anilogue Budapest/Vienna 2012, Madrid Experimental Cinema Week 2012, Zwergwerk Oldenburg 2012, Kurzundschön Cologne 2012, European Film Fest Lille 2013, Warsaw 2013, Curta Cinema Rio de Janeiro 2013, Black Nights Tallinn 2013
Awards Best Animated Film Kurzundschön 2012

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