Sog

film type animated film Production Country Germany production year 2017 runtime 10'14
screening format DCP aspect ratio 1.78:1 (16:9) sound format Dolby SR
screening format Media File (ProRes, mp4, mov) aspect ratio 1.78:1 (16:9) sound format Dolby SR

After a flood, some fish get stuck in old trees. In danger of drying out they scream sharply. Woken up by the noise, the inhabitants of a nearby cave do not feel happy about the unintended gathering.

http://www.jonatan-schwenk.com/sog

Official Trailer: http://www.vimeo.com/220208022

director Jonatan Schwenk Animation Florian Maubach, Jonatan Schwenk, Marc Rühl Szenenbild / Production Design Jonatan Schwenk, Aleksandar Radan, Lynn Weyrich, Teresa Rinn Schnitt / Editing Jonatan Schwenk Produktion / Production Jonatan Schwenk Drehbuch / Script Jonatan Schwenk Tongestaltung / Sound Design Jonatan Schwenk Bildgestaltung / DOP Iván Robles Mendoza film school Hochschule für Gestaltung Offenbach, Kunsthochschule Kassel
Festivals
2017 Animafest Zagreb - World Festival of Animated Films, Croatia
2017 Human Rights Film Festival Barcelona, Spain
2017 Turku Animated Film Festival, Finland
2017 Animated Dreams, Tallinn, Estonia (Best Film Student Competition)
2017 Poitiers Film Festival, France
2017 Internationales Festival der Filmhochschulen München, Germany (Wolfgang-Längsfeld-Preis)
2017 Etiuda&Anima International Film Festival, Kraków, Poland (Honourable Mention)
2017 Ekadeshma International Short Film Festival, Kathmandu, Nepal (Special Mention)
2017 Kasseler Dokumentarfilm- und Videofest, Germany (Goldener Herkules)
2017 Denver Film Festival, USA
2017 Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival (BIFAN), Korea (Republic of)
2017 ANIMAGE - International Animation Festival of Pernambuco, Boa Vista, Brazil
2017 interfilm Berlin: Internationales Kurzfilmfestival, Germany (1. Preis Deutscher Wettbewerb)
2017 BANJALUKA International Animated Film Festival, Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina
2017 Encounters International Short Film Festival, Bristol, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (European Animation Award)
2017 KLIK! Amsterdam Animation Festival, Netherlands
2017 Annecy International Animation Film Festival, France (Cristal for a Graduation Film)
2017 ANIMA MUNDI, International Animation Festival of Brazil, Rio de Janeiro
2017 Anibar International Animation Festival, Peja, Republic of Kosovo
2017 Palm Springs International Festival of Short Films, USA (Best Student Animation)
2017 Ottawa International Animation Festival, Canada
2017 Animateka - International Animation Film Festival, Ljubljana, Slovenia
2017 DOK Leipzig - Internationales Leipziger Festival für Dokumentar- und Animationsfilm, Germany
2017 Leeds International Film Festival, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
2017 KFFK - Kurzfilmfestival Köln, Germany
2017 Primanima, Budapest, Hungary (Grand Prix)
2017 Hyperfest - International Student Film Festival, Bucharest, Romania (Critic)
2017 Viborg Animation Festival, Denmark
2018 Trieste Film Festival, Italy
Production
  • Jonatan Schwenk
  • http://www.jonatan-schwenk.com
Distribution
  • Kurzfilm Agentur Hamburg
  • Axel Behrens
  • Bodenstedtstr. 16
  • 22765 Hamburg
  • +49 40 39106318
  • https://shortfilm.com
Sales
  • Kurzfilm Agentur Hamburg
  • Stine Wangler
  • Bodenstedtstr. 16
  • 22765 Hamburg
  • +49 40 39106328
  • http://sales.shortfilm.com

Jonatan Schwenk

Jonatan Schwenk, born 1987 in Germany, is an independent filmmaker/animator and sound designer from Berlin. His films include the animated shorts SOG, which received awards such as the Annecy Cristal for a Graduation Film, as well as ZOON, which premiered at the 2022 Sundance Film Festival.

Filmography
2009 Sisyphos Blues
2011 Maison Sonore
2017 Sog