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film type experimental animation Production Country Germany production year 2017 runtime 11' 55"
screening format DCP ratio 1.85:1 colour colour sound Dolby Surround screening format languages no dialogue
additional screening format media file additional ratio 1.85:1 additional sound Stereo additional screening format languages no dialogue

An ugly cat struggles to coexist in a fragmented and broken world, eventually finding a soulmate in a mystical chief. Inspired by the internet story UGLY THE CAT.


Officical Trailer: https://vimeo.com/207505736

director Nikita Diakur producer Nikita Diakur screenwriter Nikita Diakur editor Nikita Diakur Director of Photography Nikita Diakur cast Redbear Easterman composer Enrica Sciandrone, Cédric Dekowski, Felix Reifenberg animation Nikita Diakur, Gerhard Funk, Phil Maron, Nicolas Trotignon, Bastian J. Schiffer Other Ozan Korkut, Christopher Lühning, Julia Merkschien, Hannes Raff, Amid Amidi
fsk FSK ab 6 freigegeben awards Grand Prize - Ottawa International Animation Festival (2017); Grand Prix Animated Film - Encounters International Short Film Festival, Bristol (2017); Nomination - European Film Award (2017); New Talent - Fantoche - International Animation Film Festival, Baden (2017); Publikumspreis Bester Deutscher Animationsfilm - Internationales Trickfilmwochenende Wiesbaden (2017); Student Jury Prize - BRNO SIXTEEN - International ShortFilmFestival Brno (2017); Special Mention - Zagreb World Festival of Animated Films (2017); New Talent - New Chitose Airport Int Animation Festival, Sapporo, Japan (2017); Best First Film - Primanima, Budapest (2017); Special Mention - Kuandu International Animation Festival, Taipei (2017)
  • Nikita Diakur
  • www.ugly-film.com
  • Axel Behrens
  • KurzFilmAgentur Hamburg e.V.
  • Friedensallee 7
  • 22765 Hamburg
  • +49.(0)40.39106318
  • verleih.shortfilm.com
  • Stine Wangler
  • KurzFilmAgentur Hamburg e. V.
  • Friedensallee 7
  • 22765 Hamburg
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Nikita Diakur

Is a Russian-born filmmaker based in Mainz;
studied animation at the Royal College of Art in London and is now making short films about prominent internet stories with the help of computer simulation experiments

2009 Fly on the Window