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Scene from CHANGELING (photo courtesy of HFF "Konrad Wolf")

A film version of the story by Selma Lagerloef about a married couple, whose child was replaced with a troll child.

Maria Steinmetz was born in 1979 in Brjansk/Russia. She has been living in Berlin since 1995 and graduated from the "Konrad Wolf" University of Film and Television in 2010. Active as a freelance animator, her films include: the shorts COMA (KOMA, 2009) and CHANGELING (DER WECHSELBALG, 2011).
Genre Animation
Category Short
Year of Production 2011
Director Maria Steinmetz
Maryna Schuklina
Felix Raffel
Animation Maria Steinmetz
Voices Margarita Breitkreiz, Tony de Maeyer, Julia Grauberger
Production Company Filmuniversität Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF
Length 8 min
Format 35 mm, color, 1:1.85
Original Version
Subtitled Version English
Festivals Cannes 2011 (Cinéfondation), Guanajuato 2011, Anima Mundi Sao Paulo 2011, Montreal 2011, Rio 2011, Stockholm 2011, Rencontres Henri Langlois Poitiers 2011, Zlin 2012, CWC Worldwide Short Film Festival Toronto 2012, Animatou Geneva 2012, Chicago International Children's Film Festival 2013
Awards Jury's Special Prize Poitiers 2011

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