Die Herberge
The Hostel

annual catalogue - 2018
film type Experimental film Production Country Germany production year 2017 runtime 14'45
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

In a place where a biblical landscape and western myths converge, there is a house, part biker hangout, part mountain farm. It welcomes all beings who travel this inhospitable landscape. In THE HOSTEL, past and future merge and deepest misery and recreation are not mutually exclusive.


director Ulu Braun Animation Ulu Braun Cast Asef Hussaini, Eckhart Liss, Evelyn Kobusingye, Lisa Baumgarten, Michel Amin Dickler Original-Filmmusik / Original Score Max Knoth Szenenbild / Production Design Rike Glandorf
2017 FILMFEST DRESDEN - International Short Film Festival, Dresden, Deutschland
2017 Sarajevo Film Festival, Bosnien und Herzegowina
2017 VIS Vienna Independent Shorts, Wien, Österreich
2017 EMAF - European Media Art Festival Osnabrück, Deutschland
2017 Internationale Kurzfilmtage Oberhausen, Deutschland (Bester Film, Deutscher Wettbewerb)
2017 Kurzfilm Festival Hamburg, Deutschland (Arte-Shortfilm-Award)
2017 Expresión en Corto International Film Festival, Guanajuato/Mexiko
2017 Uppsala International Short Film Festival, Schweden
  • Ulu Braun
  • Ulu Braun
  • Ulu Braun

Ulu Braun

Born 1976;
studied painting and film in Vienna, Helsinki and Potsdam;
is one of the key figures who have transferred painting into video art and have played a significant role in defining and developing the genre of video collage;
his works are regularly shown in art institutions and film festivals

2004 Die Flutung von Viktoria
2006 Fish Soup
2007 Rhabarber Boy
2009 Westcoast
2011 Maria Theresia und Ihre 16 Kinder
2013 Forst
2014 BIRDS
2015 Architektura