Felix

A Film by Anselm Belser

Synopsis

Every action has a reaction.

Director

  • Picture of Anselm Belser © Anselm Belser

    Anselm Belser

    Born and raised in 1979 in the Saarland, Anselm Belser completed the "Scuola Teatro Dimitri" school of physical theater and theatrical creation in Switzerland in 2003. He then had various show-playing engagements in Italy, Germany and Switzerland. 2005 he started working and practicing as a Cinematographer at the FilmArche eV. in Berlin. 2010 he was accepted at the German Film and Television Academy Berlin (dffb) for Cinematography.

Awards + Festivals

  • *“FLOTTER DREIER“ COMPETITION AUDIENCE AWARD*
    27th INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL HAMBURG (Germany, Int. Competition) June 13, 2011
  • 2nd WALTHAMSTOW INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (UK, Int'l Competition)September 5, 2011
  • 3rd PYRENEES INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Spain, Int''l Competition)September 24, 2011
  • 19th FILMFEST HAMBURG (Germany, Int'l Competition) October 1, 2011
  • FLOßKINO & FLOKÜ 6 (Germany, Collection)October 7, 2011
  • 52th 16BRNO INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Czech Republic, Int'l Competition) October 7, 2011
  • 14th LA BOCA DEL LOBO INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Spain, Int'l Competition)October 14, 2011
  • *BEST SHORT SHORT FILM*
    KONSTANZER KURZ.FILM.SPIELE 1.8 (Germany, Competition)October 22, 2011
  • 5th SHORT FILM FESTIVAL OBERSCHÖNEWEIDE (Germ., Comp., CLOSING FILM OF THE FESTIVAL)October 22, 2011
  • 28th KASSEL DOCUMENTARY FILM & VIDEO FESTIVAL (Germany, Competition)November 9, 2011
  • 24th EXGROUND FILMFESTIVAL (Germany, Competition)November 11, 2011
  • 5th PSSST! FESTIVAL OF SILENT FILM (Croatia, Int'l Competition)November 12, 2011
  • HOPE-XV. INT'L YOUTH FILM FESTIVAL (Hungary, Int'l Competition)November 12, 2011
  • 14th CLAIR-OBSCUR FILMFESTIVAL (Switzerland, Int'l Competition) November 12, 2011
  • 10th LA.MEKO – SHORT FILM FESTIVAL LANDAU (Germany, Int'l Competition)November 22, 2011
  • 13th INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL CIUDAD DE SORIA (Spain, Int'l Competition) November 25, 2011
  • 13th YOUKI INT'L YOUTH MEDIA FESTIVAL (Austria, Int'l Competition)November 25, 2011
  • 11th OLDENBURGER KURZFILMTAGE (Germany, Int'l Competition)November 27, 2011
  • 6th INT'L STREAMING FESTIVAL THE HAGUE (Netherlands, Int'l Narrative Competition)December 1, 2011
  • *3rd AWARD*
    22nd BIELEFELDER FILM- UND VIDEOWETTBEWERB (Germany, Competition)December 2, 2011
  • 1st INT'L COMEDY FILM FESTIVAL (Germany, Int'l Competition) December 8, 2011
  • CLIPCLUB EISZEIT CINEMA BERLIN (Germany, Competition)December 9, 2011
  • AKI SHORT MOVIE NIGHT (Germany, Competition, CLOSING FILM OF THE FESTIVAL)December 12, 2011
  • *1st AWARD*
    20th SHORT FILM NIGHT GREIFSWALD (Germany, Competition)December 15, 2011
  • 10 KURZFILME @ GALERIE HBC (Germany)January 4, 2012
  • 8th FESTIVAL INT'L DU COURT-METRAGE DE GENEVE, ECRAN MOBILE (Switzerland, Int' Comp.)January 13, 2012
  • OKI.DOKI FESTIVAL (Germany, Compilation)January 21, 2012
  • JUNG.KURZ.DIREKT @ Z-Inema in the Z-Bar (Germany, Compilation)January 22, 2012
  • 22th BAMBERGER KURZFILMTAGE (Germany, Int'l Competition)January 23, 2012
  • 36th EULENSPIEGELEIEN – INT'L FILMFESTIVAL FÜR HUMOR & SATIRE (Germany, Int'l Competition)January 23, 2012
  • 13th KONTRAST – BAYREUTHER FILMFEST (Germany, Competition)January 28, 2012
  • 6th ATHENS INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL PSAROKOKALO (Greece, Int'l Competition)February 9, 2012
  • 27th INT'L FILM MARKET – CLERMONT-FERRAND (France, Market Screening)February 11, 2012
  • FESTIWELT EVENT @ 62nd BERLINALE (Germany, Compilation)February 15, 2012
  • 32nd FANTASPORTO – OPORTO INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Portugal, Fantas in Shorts)February 21, 2012
  • 21st MUESTRA DE CINE INTERNACIONAL DE PALENCIA (Spain, Int'l Competition)February 25, 2012
  • *JURY AWARD*
    16th VIDEONALE (Germany, Competition)February 25, 2012
  • SCHÖNEAUGENWEIDE @ CINEMA MOVIEMENTO BERLIN (Germany, Compilation)February 25, 2012
  • 10th FEC EUROPEAN SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (France, FEC Selection)March 8, 2012
  • FRÜHLINGSERWACHEN @ GALERIE BAUER&EWALD (Germany, Compilation)March 9, 2012
  • 4th VIDEOFORMES INT'L FESTIVAL (France, Prix du Jeune Spectateur Competition)March 12, 2012
  • 4th GO SHORT – INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL NIJMEGEN (Netherlands, Europ. Comp./Comedy Shorts Program) March 16, 2012
  • 5th 60 SECONDS KORTFILMFESTIVAL 2012 (Denmark, Int'l Comopetition)March 19, 2012
  • 13th LANDSHUTER KURZFILMFESTIVAL (Germany, Competition)March 21, 2012
  • 8th INT'L FAUX FILM FESTIVAL (USA, Int'l Competition)March 30, 2012
  • 13th SCHWEINFURTER KURZFILMTAGE (Germany, Competition)April 5, 2012
  • 8th EUROPEAN SHORT FILM FESTIVAL AT MIT (USA, Int'l Competition)April 6, 2012
  • 13th SHORT FILM NIGHT MEMMINGEN (Germany, Competition)April 7, 2012
  • 20th ASPEN SHORTSFEST (USA, Int'l Competition)April 14, 2012
  • 2nd BUTTERED CORN ON THE COB FILM FESTIVAL (USA, Int'l Competition) April 15, 2012
  • 9th BLACK & WHITE AUDIOVISUAL FESTIVAL (Portugal, Int'l Competition)April 18, 2012
  • *SHORT TIGER AWARD 2012*
    24th INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL DRESDEN (Germany, Competition)April 20, 2012
  • 25th EUROPEAN MEDIA ART FESTIVAL (Germany, Media Campus)April 20, 2012
  • 2nd TERRITORIUM FILM FILM FESTIVAL (Russia, Selection)April 21, 2012
  • 16th CELLU L'ART FESTIVAL (Germany, Competition) April 24, 2012
  • 41st SEHSÜCHTE 2012 – INT'L STUDENT FILM FESTIVAL (Germany, Kids Program)April 25, 2012
  • 15th BRUSSELS SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Belgium, Int'l Competition)May 1, 2012
  • 15th EUROPEAN SHORT FILM FESTIVAL OF BORDEAUX (France, Int'l Competition) May 3, 2012
  • IM RAUSCH MIT FREUNDEN FESTIVAL (Germany, Int'l Competition)May 3, 2012
  • *SHORT FILM AWARD*
    9th NEISSE FILM FESTIVAL (Germany, Competition)May 4, 2012
  • 14th FESTIVAL INT'L DES TRÈS COURTS (France & 80 Cities Worldwide, Int'l Competition) May 5, 2012
  • 10th KURZFILMFESTIVAL FILMSALAT (Germany, Competition)May 11, 2012
  • 3rd 6010 FILM & VIDEOFESTIVAL (Germany, Competition)May 12, 2012
  • 8th KONTAKT DAS KULTURFESTIVAL (Germany, Competition)May 13, 2012
  • FESTIVAL INT'L DE COURT-MÉTRAGES 9ème ÉDITION – L'INCONNU FESTIVAL (France, Int'l Competition)May 15, 2012
  • 12th INDEPENDENT DAYS FILMFEST (Germany, Competition)May 17, 2012
  • 18. KURZFILMTAGE THALMÄSSING (Germany, Competition)May 19, 2012
  • 65th FESTIVAL DE CANNES (France, GERMAN FILMS NEXT GENERATION PROGRAM & SHORT FILM CORNERMay 20, 2012
  • 6th 20 MIN|MAX KURZFILMFESTIVAL (Germany, Competition)May 25, 2012
  • * 2nd AWARD
    7th LOW & NO BUDGET SHORTFILMFESTIVAL CLIPAWARD (Germany, Int'l Competition)May 25, 2012
  • 10th PLATFORM:[NO BUDGET] # 10 (Germany, Competition)May 26, 2012
  • FBW-PRÄDIKAT 'BESONDERS WERTVOLL' & 'KURZFILM DES MONATS' | SEAL OF APPROVAL: 'HIGHLY RECOMMENDED' & 'SHORT FILM OF THE MONTH' June 1, 2012
  • 7th BERKSHIRE INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (USA, Int'l Competition)June 1, 2012
  • 13TH MAREMETRAGGIO – INT'L SHORT FILM AND DEBUT WORK FESTIVAL (Italy, Int'l Competition)June 1, 2012
  • 14th FESTIVAL DE CINE ALEMÁNE (Spain, Compilation)June 5, 2012
  • 8th INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL DETMOLD (Germany, Competition)June 7, 2012
  • 9th VIS – VIENNA INDEPENDENT SHORTS (Austria, Int'l Competition)June 8, 2012
  • 5th PORTO7 OPORTO INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Portugal, Int'l Competition)June 13, 2012
  • *2nd AWARD*
    19th RÜSSELSHEIMER KURZFILMTAGE 2012 (Germany, Competition)June 15, 2012
  • HÖRSAALKINO JENA (Germany, Compilation)June 18, 2012
  • KING PUFF BENG KINO 2012 (Germany, Compilation)June 19, 2012
  • ZUM GOLDENEN HIRSCH (Germany, Special Program)June 20, 2012
  • 8th FESTIVAL NOUVEAUX CINEMA (France, Int'l Competition) June 22, 2012
  • 12th GIMLI FILM FESTIVAL 2012 (Canada, Int'l Competition)June 27, 2012
  • 9th LOW & NO BUDGET FILMFESTIVAL FILM SHARING (Germany, Competition)July 27, 2012
  • HOUSE SHORTS – THE SOHO HOUSE SHORT FILM COMPETITION (Germany, Int'l Comp.)August 1, 2012
  • 36TH OPEN AIR FILMFEST WEITERSTADT (Germany, Competition)August 10, 2012
  • 17th MILANO FILMFESTIVAL (Italy, Int'l Competition)September 12, 2012
  • 12th FESTIVAL DE CINE ALEMÀN (Buenos Aires, Argentina)September 13, 2012
  • “KURZ VOR FILM – DER VORFILMTEST” (Filmkunstmesse Leipzig)September 14, 2012
  • SCHWEIN GEHABT FESTIVAL (Germany, Compilation)September 15, 2012
  • INCUBATE 10 (Netherlands, Int'l Compet.)September 16, 2012
  • BRISTOL ENCOUNTERS – 18TH INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (UK, Int'l Competition)September 18, 2012
  • BERMUDASHORTS (Germany, Compilation)September 20, 2012
  • 18th ENCOUNTERS SHORT FILM AND ANIMATION FESTIVAL (Bristol, UK)September 23, 2012
  • 20th RAINDANCE FILM FESTIVAL (London, UK)September 26, 2012
  • 9th NAOUSSA INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Greece, Int'l Competition)October 1, 2012
  • 11th REGGIO FILM FESTIVAL (Reggio Emilia, Italy)October 5, 2012
  • 5th FILMZEIT KAUFBEUREN (Germany, Competition)October 10, 2012
  • 9th FILMFEST EBERSWALDE (Eberswalde, Germany)October 12, 2012
  • 12th SLEEPWALKERS STUDENT AND SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Tallinn, Estonia)October 12, 2012
  • THE INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL OF CYPRUS 2nd EDITIONOctober 13, 2012
  • 3rd SUBTRAVELLING FESTIVAL MOSTRA INT'L DE CURTMETRATGES AL METRO (Spain, Int'l Comp.)October 15, 2012
  • 11th LAUSANNE UNDERGROUND FILM & MUSIC FESTIVAL (Lausanne, Switzerland)October 17, 2012
  • 28th WARSAW FILM FESTIVAL (Next Generation Section, Poland)October 22, 2012
  • QUICK AND DIRTY KURZFILMABEND (Berlin, Germany)October 25, 2012
  • KURZ VOR FILM (SHORT FILM BEFORE FEATURE FILM @ KINO TRAUMSTERN, Germany)October 25, 2012
  • 22nd RIO DE JANEIRO INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)November 1, 2012
  • 26th INTERNATIONALES FILMFEST BRAUNSCHWEIG KURZFILMABEND (Braunschweig, Germany)November 6, 2012
  • 20th EDITION OF OZU FILM FESTIVAL (Italy)November 9, 2012
  • 23rd KINOFEST LÜNEN (Lünen, Germany)November 15, 2012
  • 37th FILMETS – BADALONA FILM FESTIVAL 2012 (Spain, Int'l Competition)November 16, 2012
  • 21st DOKUMENTART (Neubrandenburg, Germany; Szczecin,Poland)November 16, 2012
  • 12th FLENSBURGER KURZFILMTAGE (Flensburg, Germany)November 20, 2012
  • DEUTSCHE FILMREIHE – UUS SAKSA FILM 2012 AT GOETHE INSTITUT ESTLAND (Tallinn, Estonia)November 27, 2012
  • GERMAN FILMS GO NORTH! (Stockholm, Sweden)November 30, 2012
  • ONLINE ADVENT CALENDAR OF AG KURZFILM (GERMAN SHORT FILM ASSOCIATION)December 1, 2012
  • 7th BLITZFILM FESTIVAL (China)December 4, 2012
  • 7th ZUBROFFKA INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Poland)December 5, 2012
  • 4th FILOFEST INTERNATIONAL STUDENT FILM AND VIDEO FESTIVAL (Ljubljana, Slovenia)December 10, 2012
  • DEUTSCHES KINO REIST NACH RUSSLAND (Nowosibirsk, Moscow, St. Petersburg)December 13, 2012
  • DER KURZFILMTAG / GERMAN SHORT FILM DAY – FILMARCHE FEIERT DEN KURZFILMTAG (Germany)December 21, 2012
  • 6th DAWN BREAKERS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVALDecember 25, 2012
  • 19th CAPALBIO CINEMA INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Roma, Italy)December 28, 2012
  • 26th STUTTGARTER FILMWINTER (Stuttgart, Germany)January 1, 2013
  • KURZFILMNACHT HOCHSCHULFILMCLUB DER TU ILMENAU (Ilmenau, Germany)January 30, 2013
  • KINO – MOSTRA DE CINEMA DE EXPRESSÃO ALEMÃ (Lisbon, Spain)February 3, 2013
  • THE BOULDER INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Colorado, USA)February 14, 2013
  • 16th TRAVERSE VIDEO (Toulouse, France)March 13, 2013
  • 5th GO SHORT – INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Nijmegen, Netherlands)March 13, 2013
  • VKRATZE! TAGE FÜR DEUTSCHEN UND RUSSISCHEN ANIMATIONS- UND KURZFILM (Wolschskij, Poland)March 13, 2013
  • VKRATZE! TAGE FÜR DEUTSCHEN UND RUSSISCHEN ANIMATIONS- UND KURZFILM (Wolgograd, Poland)March 15, 2013
  • 7th FLATPACK FESTIVAL 2013 (Birmingham, UK)March 30, 2013
  • 36th GRENZLAND-FILMTAGE (Selb, Germany)April 4, 2013
  • *BEST EXPERIMENTAL FILM*
    12th TIBURON INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Tiburon, USA)April 11, 2013
  • CLUJ SHORTS INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Competition, Romania)April 19, 2013
  • 23rd FILMKUNSTFEST M-V SCHWERIN (Germany)April 30, 2013
  • FILMFEST TAIWAN May 27, 2013
  • ZUM GOLDENEN HIRSCH KURZFILMFEST (Germany)June 1, 2013
  • 12th MOSTRA DE CURTOMETRATGES DR. MABUSE (Barcelona, Spain)June 1, 2013
  • 2nd SNAKE ALLEY FESTIVAL OF FILM (USA)June 6, 2013
  • OPEN AIR KINO GRÜNSCHNITT - E KUERZEN, KULTURHAUS NIEDERANVEN (Luxemburg)July 5, 2013
  • 6th LOCALIZE FESTIVAL (Potsdam, Germany)July 14, 2013
  • *2nd AWARD SECTION FICTIONAL FILM*
    20th OPENEYES FILMFEST MARBURG (Competition, Germany)July 21, 2013
  • 19th SAN GIO VERONA VIDEO FESTIVAL (Int’l Competition, Italy)July 23, 2013
  • MOSTRA DE CURTMETRATGES DR. MABUSE (Town Hall of Martorell) (Event-Screening, Spain)July 26, 2013
  • EISZEIT KINO VORPROGRAMM (Berlin, Germany)August 1, 2013
  • 4th FILMFESTIVAL OBERURSEL (Competition, Germany)August 17, 2013
  • 3rd FAVOURITES FILM FESTIVAL BERLIN (Competition, Germany)August 24, 2013
  • DIE LANGE NACHT DES KURZEN FILMS GERA (Germany)August 24, 2013
  • YOUTH HOSTEL TOUR GO SHORT (Belgium)August 27, 2013
  • BERLIN CINEMA SUMMER PARTY (Berlin, Germany)August 29, 2013
  • 2013 PORTOBELLO FILM FESTIVAL (London, UK)September 1, 2013
  • 9th BUDAPEST SHORT INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Int’l Competition, Hungary)September 3, 2013
  • B-MOVIE UNDERGROUND & TRASH FILM FESTIVAL (Breda, Netherlands)September 4, 2013
  • 19th L’ÉTRANGE FESTIVAL (CLERMONT FERRAND FILM FEST) (Clermont Ferrand, France)September 5, 2013
  • 3rd ODERKURZ-FILMSPEKTAKEL (Open Screening, Germany)September 13, 2013
  • INCUBATE OPEN FILM (Tilburg, Netherlands)September 16, 2013
  • 12th GREAT LAKES INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (USA)September 26, 2013
  • FREENETWORLD INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2013 (Int’l Competition, Serbia)October 10, 2013
  • 5th ATLANTA PHILOSOPHY FILM FESTIVAL (Atlanta, Georgia, USA)October 18, 2013
  • 10th FILMCOLUMBIA FESTIVAL (Int’l Competition, USA)October 27, 2013
  • 6th AMARCORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Italy)November 1, 2013
  • 16th REHOBOTH BEACH INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL (USA) November 6, 2013
  • 14th DU GRAIN A DEMOUDRE (category “short film night”, France)November 19, 2013
  • TWO SHORT NIGHTS FILM FESTIVAL 2013 (Int’l Competition, UK)December 12, 2013
  • KURZFILMTAG IM ZEBRA KINO KONSTANZ (Germany)December 21, 2013
  • SPECIAL EDITION OF DR. MABUSE (Event-Screening, Spain)January 25, 2014
  • 5th PROVIDENCE CHILDREN’S FILM FESTIVAL (Int’l Competition, USA)February 1, 2014
  • 15th SCHWEINFURTER KURZFILMTAGE (Special Selection: Best Of, Germany)April 17, 2014
  • 6th SENE FILM, MUSIC & ARTS FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Rhode Island, USA)April 22, 2014
  • *BEST OF SCREENING*
    5th FILMFESTIVAL OBERURSEL (Germany)April 26, 2014
  • 4th FAVOURISTES FILM FESTIVAL (Bremen, Germany)May 27, 2014
  • CULTFEST UTRECHT (Screening, Netherlands)June 6, 2014
  • 21st RÜSSELSHEIMER FILMTAGE (Germany)June 13, 2014
  • 7th HEART OF GOLD INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Australia)October 9, 2014
  • „BEST OF“ FROM THE INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL DETMOLD (Screening, Goethe Institut, Cyprus)November 8, 2014
  • OFF-COURTS TROUVILLE FESTIVAL (Special Screening, France)September 7, 2015
  • KURZFILM-KIEK-IN-PREMIERE (Screening, Laboe, Germany)September 25, 2015
  • L’HYBRIDE SHORT FILM PROGRAM “BAD KIDS” (Screening, Lille, France)December 4, 2015
  • 7th GO SHORT INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL NIJMEGEN (Special Program, Netherlands)April 6, 2016
  • 30th LEEDS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, UK)November 3, 2016
  • OPEN AIR TOUR FILMFEST DRESDEN (Official Selection, Dresden, Germany)August 13, 2017
  • 11th GO SHORT - INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL NIJMEGEN (Official Selection, Nijmegen, The Netherlands)April 3, 2019
  • LISTED IN THE CATALOGUE „GERMAN SHORT FILMS 2012“
    AG KURZFILM – GERMAN SHORT FILM ASSOCIATION
  • 'HIGHLY RECOMMENDED' & 'SHORT FILM OF THE MONTH'
    FBW (GERMAN FILM AND MEDIA REVIEW)

Crew

Director
Anselm Belser
Screenplay
Anselm Belser
Line Producer
Paul Ohmert
Post Production
Anselm Belser
Director Of Photography
Anselm Belser
Editor
Anselm Belser
Film Recording Engineer
Misha Bour, Markus Bauer
Re-Recording Mixer
Sven Jensen Brakelmann

Details

Running Time
00:43
Shooting Format
HD
Screening Format
HDCam, DVD, DigiBeta, BetaSP, miniDV, BluRay, .mov (HD)
Aspect Ratio
1:1,78 (16:9)
Sound
Stereo

Contact

SALES & DISTRIBUTION

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FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

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PRODUCTION COMPANY

Paul Ohmert
PaulOhmertFilms
Wrangelstr. 86
D-10997 Berlin

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www.paulohmertfilms.com