film type animated film Production Country Germany production year 2003 runtime 17'00 colour
screening format 35mm aspect ratio 1.37:1 sound format Mono languages Deutsch

The title is Turkish and means merry-go-round. Repetitive looped images lead from northern Germany to oriental places. They are accompanied by a Sufi influenced soundtrack.

director Thomas Bartels Animation LABORATORIUM Braunschweig, Niels Jansen Original-Filmmusik / Original Score Mercan Dede, Wolfgang in der Drehbuch / Script Wolfgang in der Schnitt / Editing Thomas Bartels Bildgestaltung / DOP Thomas Bartels Tongestaltung / Sound Design FUN DE MENTAL, Harald Guhn

Thomas Bartels

Born 1960 in Göttingen;
studied at the Academy of Fine Arts, Braunschweig;
freelance artist: films, sculptures and installations as well as camera man for special film effects;
various teaching contracts

2000 The Day Slows Down As It Progresses
2001 Schwimmer
2003 Atlikarinca
2004 Michanevomai - Ich ersinne eine List