Browse Archive

PERIWIG MAKER, THE (PERÜCKENMACHER, DER)

PERIWIG MAKER, THE
Scene from THE PERIWIG MAKER

In medieval plague-infested London, a man seals himself off from the world to escape the danger of infection. When an ill little girl seeks his help, his life is turned upside down.
Genre Animation
Category Short
Year of Production 1999
Director Steffen Schaeffler
Screenplay Steffen Schaeffler, Annette Schaeffler
Cinematography Malcolm Hadley
Producer Annette Schaeffler
Production Company Ideal Standard/Berlin
Runtime 15 min
Format 35 mm, color
Language
 English
Subtitled Version French
Sound Technology Dolby Digital
Festivals Clermont-Ferrand 2000, Porto 2000, Singapore 2000, Aspen 2000, Annecy 2000, Seattle 2000, Los Angeles 2000, Uppsala 2000, Kiev 2000
Awards Best Short Porto 2000, Special Recognition for Excellence Aspen 2000, Best Animation Los Angeles 2000, IFILM Short Film Award Seattle 2000, Best Short: Childrens' Jury Annecy 2000
With backing from German Federal Film Board, FilmFernsehFonds Bayern, MFG Baden-Württemberg
German Distributor Prokino Filmverleih/Munich