Oxytocin

A Film by Ludwig Löckinger

Synopsis

A single woman lives with a life like newborn doll. Her feelings of motherhood appear to be as real as the baby is lifeless while the anonymous public sets the stage for this act of deception. Oxytocin – the “cuddle hormone”.

Director

  • Picture of Ludwig Löckinger © Ludwig Löckinger

    Ludwig Löckinger

    Ludwig Löckinger was born 1973 in Linz, Austria. Löckinger studied cinematography at Filmakademie Wien (Vienna). Since 2007 he teaches at Academy of Fine Arts Vienna. Löckinger works as a cinematographer and realizes his own projects.

Awards + Festivals

  • 41st MONTREAL WORLD FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Montreal, Canada)August 25, 2016
  • 51st HOFER FILMTAGE (Official Selection, Hof, Germany)October 24, 2016
  • 31st LEEDS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection,Leeds, UK)November 2, 2016
  • 11th INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL PSAROKOKALO (Official Selection, Pireaus, Greece)June 22, 2017
  • 7th ODERKURZ-FILMSPEKTAKEL (Competition, Oderaue, Germany)June 23, 2017
  • 4th SILOE FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Italy)July 20, 2017
  • 24th OPENEYES FILMFEST (Official Selection, Marburg, Germany)July 20, 2017
  • 4th MOOSBURGER KURZFILMNACHT (Official Selection, Germany)July 22, 2017
  • 2nd SHOTS: International Independent Short Film Festival August 2, 2017
  • INT'L DIGITAL FILM FESTIVAL KINOFEST (World Panorama Fiction, Bucharest, Romania)September 22, 2017
  • FENÊTRES SUR COURTS SHORT-FILM FESTIVAL (European Competition, Dijon, France)November 11, 2017

Crew

Screenplay
Florian Brüggler
Producer
Christina Jauernik
Director
Ludwig Löckinger
Director of Photography
Oliver Schneider
Art Direction
Katarina Horkava
Costume Design
Katarina Horkava
Sound
Claus Benischke
Editor
Ludwig Löckinger, Florian Brüggler
Sound Design
Claus Benischke

Details

Running Time
10:30 mins
Shooting Format
Redraw
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD)
Aspect Ratio
1:85
Sound
5.1

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

aug&ohr medien
Markus Kaatsch
Riemannstraße 21
D-10961 Berlin, Germany
+49 30 61620068

markus@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

DIRECTOR

Ludwig Löckinger
Linz, Austria

l.loeckinger@gmx.net
www.loeckinger.com