Moritz

A Film by Stefanie Maier

Synopsis

MORITZ loves the nature and is full of discovery: he likes to play in the garden and toss the stones into the water. But what if his favorite toy is suddenly broken? Will MORITZ find a way?

Director

  • Picture of Stefanie Maier © Stefanie Maier

    Stefanie Maier

    Stefanie Maier, born 1982 in Thale, Germany, graduated in 2002 from high school with Alevel. After a one year of voluntary work in the social sector she began her studies in social works. During that time she worked as assisting director for “RambaZamba Theatre Berlin“, Germany and “HORA Theatre Zürich“, Switzerland and did some TV acting. She made important contacts at the “European Theatre Institute Berlin (ETI)“, the “Gorillas“ and different filmmakers. Due to her passion for acting, she regulary acts and directs courses at the “European Theatre Institute Berlin (ETI)“. Stefanie Maier is also working as a caster for television and cinema productions as well as a social worker.

Awards + Festivals

  • AEROE SHORT FILM FESTIVAL 2014 (Official Selection, Denmark) August 23, 2014
  • TADGELL'S BLUEBELL HONOR AWARD
    17th AUBURN INT’L FILM FESTIVAL FOR CHILDREN AND YOUNG ADULTS (Official Selection, Australia)September 15, 2014
  • 12th INDEPENDENT SHORT FESTIVAL FILM FRONT (Official Selection, Serbia)October 23, 2014
  • 31st CHICAGO INT'L CHILDREN'S FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, USA)October 24, 2014
  • 44th KYIV INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL “MOLODIST” (Germany Shorts Night, Ukraine)October 31, 2014
  • 36th WOMEN’S FILM FESTIVAL FLORENCE (Official Selection, Italy)November 6, 2014
  • MUMBAI WOMEN’S INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, India)December 6, 2014
  • 9th THE HAGUE – STREAMING FESTIVAL FOR AUDIO AND VISUAL ART (Official Selection, Netherlands)December 9, 2014
  • 3rd MUMBAI SHORTS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL – 14 (Official Selection, India)December 20, 2014
  • 10th CHILDREN’S FILM FESTIVAL SEATTLE (Official Selection, USA)January 22, 2015
  • 2nd PLAY – LISBON’S INTERNATIONAL KIDS FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Portugal)January 31, 2015
  • 17th BAMKIDS FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, New York, USA)February 7, 2015
  • 5th FILUMS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Pakistan)February 13, 2015
  • 2nd CHENNAI INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Country Focus Germany, India)February 16, 2015
  • 5th BELOIT INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Beloit, Wisconsin, USA)February 20, 2015
  • 19th VIDEONALE BERLIN (Screening, Kino Union, Berlin, Germany)February 21, 2015
  • 16th BAYREUTHER FILMFEST “KONTRAST” (Children Programme, Germany)February 22, 2015
  • NW SHORT FILMFESTIVAL (Official Selection, Canada)March 1, 2015
  • 5th CINEGLOBE FILMFEST 2015 (Official Selection, Geneva, Switzerland)March 24, 2015
  • 7th CMS INTERNATIONAL CHILDREN’S FILM FESTIVAL (World Cinema Section, India)April 7, 2015
  • 38th GRENZLAND-FILMTAGE (Official Selection, Germany)April 9, 2015
  • 3rd MONSTRONALE FESTIVAL 2015 (Children’s Competition, Halle, Germany)April 10, 2015
  • *BRONZE REMI AWARD*
    48th WORLDFEST HOUSTON - HOUSTON INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, USA)April 10, 2015
  • 10th REDCAT INTERNATIONAL CHILDREN’S FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Los Angeles, USA)May 2, 2015
  • 11th INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL DETMOLD (Official Selection, Germany)June 25, 2015
  • 3rd DUHOK INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Kids Shorts Program, Iraq)September 9, 2015

Crew

Director
Stefanie Maier
Screenplay
Stefanie Maier
Producer
Felix Löwy
Director Of Photography
Marcus Zaiser
Camera Assistent
Peter Bromme
Gaffer
Florian Geyer
Editor
Alexander Schlott
Best Boy
Julian Lück
Color Grading
Cine Chromatix KG
Sound-Engineer
Philippe Schumann
Sound-Design
Leopold Solter
Music
Leopold Solter
Cast
Ari Veith von Wiegen, Jan-Martin Müller

Details

Running Time
05:59
Shooting Format
Red One
Sceening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov
Aspect Ratio
1:2.39
Sound
Stereo

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

aug&ohr medien
Markus Kaatsch
Riemannstr. 21
10961 Berlin, Germany

+49 (0) 176 - 62965299

markus@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

PRODUCTION COMPANY

crow films