Urban Audio Spectrum

A Film by Marina Schnider

Synopsis

An audio visualization through manipulation and animation of video recordings in the city of Berlin.

Director

  • Picture of Marina Schnider © Marina Schnider

    Marina Schnider

    Marina Schnider was born in 1990 in the town of Vals, Switzerland. She recently received her Bachelor degree in Visual Communications at the Berlin University of the Arts and is currently working as a Motion Design Artist. Her Bachelor’s thesis ’Urban Audio Spectrum’ is her first short film.

Awards + Festivals

  • 26th FILMKUNSTFEST MV (Short Film Competition, Schwerin, Germany)May 4, 2016
  • 62nd INTERNATIONAL KURZFILMTAGE OBERHAUSEN (Children & Youth Competition, Oberhausen, Gemany)May 6, 2016
  • 5th BERLIN MUSIC VIDEO AWARDS (Official Selection, Berlin, Germany)May 20, 2016
  • 16th INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL – THE UNPRECEDENTED CINEMA (Official Selection, Tallinn, Estonia)June 2, 2016
  • 3rd FESTIVAL DE CINE DE MÚSICA EN ROCA (Experimental Shorts Competition, Guitiriz, Spain)July 30, 2016
  • 3rd LOCOMOCIÓN EXPERIMENTAL ANIMATION FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Categoria Emergente, Mexico City, Mexico)August 28, 2016
  • 3rd CINETEKTON! INTERNATIONAL ARCHITECTURE FILM FESTIVAL (Short Experimental, Puebla City, Mexico) September 29, 2016
  • *SPECIAL JURY MENTION WINTER 2016*
    SHORT OF THE YEAR (PROMOFEST) (Madrid, Spain)September 29, 2016
  • *BEST ANIMATION AWARD*
    2nd DISCOVER FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, London, UK)October 1, 2016
  • *ANIMATION 3rd PRIZE*
    10th ISTANBUL INTERNATIONAL ARCHITECTURE AND URBAN FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Istanbul, Turkey) October 7, 2016
  • 6th THE INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL OF CYPRUS (Children’s programme, Limassol, Cyprus)October 17, 2016
  • 20th VIDEOMEDEJA (Competition, Novi Sad, Serbia)October 22, 2016
  • 2nd VIDEOFEST2K14 BIENAL INTERNACIONAL DE VIDEO Y CINE CONTEMPORANEO (Programme 02, Baja California, Mexico)November 1, 2016
  • 12th EARLY BIRD INTERNATIONAL STUDENT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Sofia, Bulgaria)November 4, 2016
  • 17th TRINATIONALES FILMFESTIVAL OBERRHEIN( Kreativfilm Competition, Offenburg, Germany)November 9, 2016
  • 10th RED ROCK FILM FESTIVAL (Experimental Shorts Competition, Cedar City, USA)November 12, 2016
  • 10th KURZFILMFESTIVAL KÖLN (Official Selection, Cologne, Germany)November 20, 2016
  • 32nd INTERNATIONAL SHORTFILMFESTIVAL by INTERFILM BERLIN (Berlin Beats/Delicacies & Competition in Children’s programme over 8 years old, Berlin, Germany )November 16, 2016
  • 8th CUTOUT FEST INTERNATIONAL ANIMATION & DIGITAL ART (Experimental Shorts Competition, Santiago de Querétaro, Mexico)November 17, 2016
  • 1st AARETALER KURZFILMTAGE (Official Selection, Münsingen, Switzerland)November 18, 2016
  • 15th ROME INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL (Animation short competition, Rome, Italy)November 29, 2016
  • 19th MARANO RAGAZZI SPOT FESTIVAL (International Youth Contest, Marano di Napoli, Italy)December 1, 2016
  • 4th ASFF AS FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Rome, Italy)December 10, 2016
  • 27th BAMBERGER KURZFILMTAGE (Competition Feature/Animation, Bamberg, Germany)January 26, 2017
  • MINDIE / MIAMI INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Miami, USA)January 28, 2017
  • 3rd SEEYOUSOUND INTERNATIONAL MUSIC FILM FESTIVAL (Offcial Selection, Turin, Italy)January 29, 2017
  • 8th CHALON TOUT COURT FESTIVAL (Official Selection, France)March 2, 2017
  • 12th ATHENS ANIMFEST (Official Selection, Greece)March 16, 2017
  • INDEPENDENT DAYS INTERNATIONAL FILM FEST (No-Budget-Contest Short, Karlsruhe, Germany)April 1, 2017
  • 29th FILMFEST DRESDEN (Open Air Program, Germany)April 4, 2017
  • 2nd BELLINGHAM MUSIC FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, WA, USA)April 6, 2017
  • 12th RENCONTRES DU FILM COURT MADAGASCAR (Best of KUKI 2016, Africa)April 22, 2017
  • 7th ANIMATED MOVIES FESTIVAL - ANIMOCJE (Official Selection, Bydgoszcz, Poland)April 23, 2017
  • 3rd GOOD THINGS/SMALL PACKAGES (Official Selection, North Little Rock, Arkansas)April 24, 2017
  • 3rd INTERNATIONAL MINI MOVIE FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Santa Monica, California, USA)April 27, 2017
  • 5th BDFA-BUNDESFILMFESTIVAL FICTION 2017 - KURZFILMFESTIVAL SCHROBENHAUSEN (Official Selection, Germany)May 5, 2017
  • 23rd KURZFILMTAGE THALMÄSSING (Official Selection, Germany) May 12, 2017
  • 4th FLIMMERFEST 2017 (Special Program “Flimmerwand”, Hamburg, Germany)May 17, 2017
  • 2nd THE SKYLINE INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Oakwood, GA, USA)May 19, 2017
  • 2nd FICII - INCA IMPERIAL INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Lima, Peru)May 19, 2017
  • ANIMEX AWARDS (Official Selection, School of Computing Teesside University Middlesbrough, UK)May 22, 2017
  • 2nd FESTIVAL DE CINE, CIUDAD Y ARQUITECTURA (Official Selection, Nicaragua)May 24, 2017
  • *COMMENDATION STUDENT - EXPERIMENTAL ANIMATION*
    ANIMEX AWARDS 2017 (Official Selection, School of Computing Teesside University Middlesbrough, UK)May 22, 2017
  • ROLLE VORWÄRTS - FLENSBURGER KURZFILMTAGE (Children&Youth Program, Germany)May 31, 2017
  • 19th FESTIVAL DES DEUTSCHEN FILMS MADRID (NEXT GENERATION SHORT TIGER 2017, Spain)June 6, 2017
  • BERLINER KURZFILMROLLE 2017 (Screening, Radioeins Freiluftkino Friedrichshain, Berlin, Germany)June 9, 2017
  • 1st BUDDHA INT’L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Pune, Maharashtra, India)June 10, 2017
  • 13. FESTIVAL DES NOUVEAUX CINÉMAS 2017June 14, 2017
  • BREAKTHROUGHS FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Toronto, Canada)June 16, 2017
  • 9th AGITE Y SIRVA ITINERANTE DE VIDEODANZA (Official Selection, Mexico City, Mexico)June 22, 2017
  • 3rd DOC SUNBACK FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Mulvane, Kansas, USA)June 22, 2017
  • 7th ODERKURZ-FILMSPEKTAKEL (Competition, Oderaue, Germany)June 23, 2017
  • 18th SHORTS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Maremetraggio Section, Trieste, Italy)July 1, 2017
  • QUARANTINE FILM FESTIVAL 2017 (Official Selection, Varna, Bulgaria)July 4, 2017
  • 11th FIRST - INT'L FILM FESTIVAL XINING (Official Selection, China)July 20, 2017
  • 25th ANIMATION FESTIVAL OF BRAZIL, ANIMA MUNDI 2017 (Gallery Program, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)July 26, 2017
  • *BEST MUSIC VIDEO*
    8th FILM SCORE AND SCRUFFY CITY FILM & MUSIC FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Knoxville, TN, USA)July 27, 2017
  • 41th OPEN AIR FILMFEST WEITERSTADT (Official Selection, Germany)August 10, 2017
  • 10th PERSE VISIONI - SHORT FILMS EXHIBITION (Official Selection, Polignano a Mare, Italy)August 23, 2017
  • 1st FESTIVAL INTERACTIF DE CINÉMA DE LÉVIS (Official Selection, Lévis, Québec, Canada)August 26, 2017
  • 13th BUSHO - THE BUDAPEST SHORT INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Short Film Competition, Hungary)August 29, 2017
  • 9th SEOUL INT'L EXTREME-SHORT IMAGE & FILM FESTIVAL (Non-Competition "Mobile Stylo", South Korea)September 12, 2017
  • 13th WORLD FESTIVAL OF ANIMATED FILM 2017 (Student Films Competition Program, Varna, Bulgaria)September 13, 2017
  • 7th QUÉBEC CITY FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Canada)September 13, 2017
  • *BEST EDITION* *SPECIAL MENTION*
    15th AROUCA FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Portugal)September 13, 2017
  • 6th JOZI FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Sandton, Gauteng, South Africa)September 21, 2017
  • 10th CYBORG FILM FESTIVAL (Not Competitive Section CyBorg OFF, Umbria, Tuscany and Liguria, Italy)September 22, 2017
  • 3rd ANOTHER INDEPENDENT INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, USA)September 22, 2017
  • 10th FILMFESTIVAL FILMZEITKAUFBEUREN (Main Competition, Germany)October 2, 2017
  • 17th FILMFESTIVAL MÜNSTER (Short Film Competition, Germany)October 4, 2017
  • *BEST VISUAL POETRY AWARD*
    3rd MINIKINO FILM WEEK - INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL BALI (Official Selection, Denpasar, Bali Indonesia)October 7, 2017
  • 14th SEDICICORTO IFFF (Out of Competition EXPERIA, Forlì, Italy)October 6, 2017
  • 6th FESTIVAL DE COURTS MÉTRAGES DE LA COTE BLEUE (Official Selection, Carry le Rouet, Provence, France)October 12, 2017
  • 15th TALL GRASS FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Wichita, KS, USA)October 12, 2017
  • SHORTS THAT ARE NOT PANTS (Screening, Toronto, Canada)October 12, 2017
  • 17th FESTIVAL EUROPÉEN DU FILM COURT DE NICE (Official Selection, Nice, France)October 13, 2017
  • VIEWFINDERS - ATLANTIC FILM FESTIVAL FOR YOUTH (Official Selection, Halifax, Nova Scotia)October 18, 2017
  • 32th UNABHÄNGIGE FILMFEST OSNABRÜCK (Musikvideo-Programm KURZ&LAUT, Germany)October 18, 2017
  • *SOUND AWARD 2017*
    16th REGGIO FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Italy)November 3, 2017
  • 7th INT'L FRONTALE FILMFESTIVAL (Int'l Competition, Vienna, Austria)November 15, 2017
  • 14th MANCHESTER INT'L SHORT FILM & ANIMATION FESTIVAL (Official Selection, UK)November 20, 2017
  • 11th RENCONTRES INTERNATIONALES SCIENCES & CINÉMAS (Official Selection, Marseille, France)November 24, 2017
  • *BEST EXPERIMENTAL SHORT*
    2nd CROSSING THE SCREEN FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Eastbourne, UK)November 24, 2017
  • 16th FESTIVAL OF GERMAN FILMS (Official Selection, Moscow, Russia)November 30, 2017
  • 14th ANIMATEKA - ANIMATED FILM FESTIVAL 2017 (European Young Talents Competition, Ljubljana)December 5, 2017
  • 10th PICCOLO FESTIVAL ANIMAZIONE (Official Selection, several cities, Friuli-Venezia-Giulia, Italy)December 11, 2017
  • 2nd BUCHAREST SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Bucharest, Romania)December 2, 2017
  • 9th FESTIVAL DE CINÉMA EUROPÉEN DES ARCS (Official Selection, Les Arcs, France)December 16, 2017
  • MYAWARD MUSIC VIDEO COMPETITION 2017 (Official Selection, Vienna, Austria)December 22, 2017
  • KINO EULENSPIEGEL (Cinema Screening, Essen, Germany)February 25, 2018
  • SCHOOL SCREENING (Official Selection, Zeche Carl, Germany)February 27, 2018
  • 19th KONTRAST FILMFEST (Official Selection, Bayreuth, Germany)March 2, 2018

Crew

Producer
Marina Schnider
Director
Marina Schnider
Director of Photography
Marina Schnider
Editor
Marina Schnider
Sound Design
Marina Schnider
Music
Reid Willis
Animation Techniques
Computer Animation (After Effects)

Details

Running Time
3:43 mins
Shooting Format
HD
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD)
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Sound
Stereo

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

Marina Schnider

marina_schnider@hotmail.com