ALTÖTTING

Germany/Canada/Portugal 2020 12 min English original version with German subtitles

by Andreas Hykade

Script, Voice: Andreas Hykade, Painting: Regina Pessoa, Sara Naves, André Marques, Alexandre Braga, Animation: Elena Walf, Andreas Hykade, Anselm Pyta, Orion Schweitl, Production: Studio FILM BILDER

In the small Bavarian town of Altötting, a mother takes her young son to visit a nearby chapel. The boy becomes entranced by the Shrine of the Virgin Mary and begins daily pilgrimages to see his beloved Madonna. His love, devotion, and passion for her continue to grow, until one day his world is crushed by the devastating secret behind her eternal beauty.

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Andreas Hykade was born in Altötting/Germany in 1968. He initially studied at the Stuttgart Art Academy. Afterwards he worked as an animator in London. In 1995, he began studying at the Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg. He works as an animation filmmaker and teacher for animation film.

Filmography (selection): 1995 WIR LEBTEN IM GRAS, 2000 RING OF FIRE, 2003 TOM UND DAS ERDBEERMARMELADENBROT MIT HONIG 1–13 (TV series), 2005 THE RUNT, 2008 TOM UND DAS ERDBEERMARMELADENBROT MIT HONIG 14–26 (TV series), 2010 LOVE & THEFT (ex23), 2011 TOM UND DAS ERDBEERMARMELADENBROT MIT HONIG 40–52 (TV series), 2020 ALTÖTTING

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Studio FILM BILDER
Bianca Just
Germany
studio@filmbilder.de
www.filmbilder.de

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