ABGESTEMPELT (PUNCHED), Short Film 11mins, Austria, 2012.
...was my first oscar qualified short film (long list). Thank you, Gijón!
Written and directed by Michael Rittmannsberger – rittmannsberger.com / vimeo.com/channels/rittmannsberger
WINNER Best Short Film – 50th Gijón International Film Festival (ESP, Oscar qualifying) WINNER Best Short Film (Young Jury) – 50th Gijón International Film Festival (ESP) WINNER Méliès d’Argent Short Film Award - 23th Espoo Ciné Film Festival (FIN) WINNER Storyteller Award - 27th Odense Film Festival (DNK) WINNER Gryphon Award Best Short Film 16+ Section – 42nd Giffoni Film Festival (ITA) WINNER Best Short Fiction – 19th Corto Imola Film Festival (ITA) WINNER 2nd Prize Confrontations Comptetion - 28th Interfilm Short Film Festival Berlin (GER) WINNER Golden Busho Main Award - 9th Budapest Short Film Festival (HUN) WINNER Best Film – 6th Newport International Film Festival (UK) WINNER Best Cinematography - 6th Newport International Film Festival (UK) WINNER Best Director - 6th Grand OFF World Independent Film Awards Warsaw (POL) WINNER Special Jury Award – 7th Sapporo International ShortFest (JPN) WINNER Public Jury Award – 7th Sapporo International ShortFest (JPN) WINNER Special Jury Mention - 27th Festival Européen du Film Court de Brest (FRA) WINNER Best National Film – 4th Shortynale Klosterneuburg (AUT) WINNER Special Jury Mention – 10th International Film Festival TofiFest Torun (POL) WINNER Special Youth Jury Mention – 12th Rencontres Audiovisuelles Lille (FRA) WINNER 2nd Prize Audience Award - 6th Five Lakes Film Festival Herrsching (GER) WINNER 2nd Prize Audience Award - 9th Anonimul Independent Film Festival (ROM)
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With Sami Loris ("Die Vaterlosen"), Michael Fuith ("Michael", "Rammbock"), Hadis Yasar, Simon Schober, Werner Wultsch, Manfred Sarközi & Tom Hanslmaier.
Produced by Simon Baumgartner, Rainer Fritz & Michael Rittmannsberger Cinematography: Andreas Daxer Music and Sounddesign: Iva Zabkar