Rotkäppchen: Eine Erzählung von Blut und Tod

A Film by Florian v. Bornstädt
and Martin Czaja


When Markus realized a filthy girl in front of his house and took it into his flat, his women annika quckly realized something must be wrong with her. She doesn’t feel comfortable with the imagination to have her in the flat for the night – and she was right. The girl knows details about the couple she couldn’t and shouldn’t know and starts an unnatural mind game, which goes far beyond rationality and should finally end up bloody …


  • Picture of Florian v. Bornstädt © Florian v. Bornstädt

    Florian v. Bornstädt

    Florian v. Bornstädt was born on August 26th 1991 in Itzehoe, Germany. Since he was young he was interested in film and television industry. After his graduation he starts a trainee at a local television channel in Hanover. In this time he wrote the script for his first short film ‚Little Red Riding Hood – A Tale of Blood and Death’, which he was directing together with Martin Czaja. After his trainee he wants to study directing. Currently Florian is working on a lot of scripts, he wants to realize as shorts and feature films.

  • Picture of Martin Czaja © Martin Czaja

    Martin Czaja

    Martin Czaja was born on 14.02.1993 in Hamburg. At an early age he had through George Lucas' Star Wars trilogy his first contact with the medium of film and began to make his first movies during school time. After school he collected experience on the basis of internships and jobs in the film and television industry to prepare him for a study in directing. In 2012 Martin made his first short film ‘clinch’, wich can boast first successes at film festivals. A Year later, he shot his second short film called ‘Little Red Riding Hood – A tale of blood and death’, wich was his first professional work as a director. Currently, Martin is applying to various universities in Germany to study directing.

Awards + Festivals

  • 9th INDIGO FILMFEST (Competition, Germany)October 12, 2013
    12th UP-AND-COMING INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL HANNOVER (Competition, Germany)November 21, 2013
  • ABGEDREHT - 25th HAMBURGER NACHWUCHS FILMFESTIVAL HAMBURG (Competition, Germany)December 12, 2013
  • 9th SUNSCREEN FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, St. Petersburg, Florida, USA)May 1, 2014
  • CRYPTSHOW FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Spain)July 2, 2014
    SHOCKING SHORTS AWARD 2014 (Official Selection, Germany)July 5, 2014
  • 18th PUCHON INTERNATIONAL FANTASTIC FILM FESTIVAL (PiFan) (Official Selection, South Korea)July 17, 2014
  • AEROE SHORT FILM FESTIVAL 2014 (Official Selection, Denmark) August 23, 2014
  • 19th PORTOBELLO FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, London, UK)August 28, 2014
  • 20th LUND INTERNATIONAL FANTASTIC FILM FESTIVAL (Short Film Section, Sweden)September 25, 2014
  • RAZOR REEL FLANDERS FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Belgium)November 6, 2014
  • 10th “DER PHANTASTISCHE TRASHFILM” FESTIVAL IN KASSEL 2015 (Official Selection, Germany)June 11, 2015


Florian v. Bornstädt, Martin Czaja
Florian v. Bornstädt
Martin Czaja, Florian v. Bornstädt
Director Of Photography
Sebastian Bock
Tobias Haupt
Guillermo Ansotegui Carnerero, Christoph Bock
Frank Loleit


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