Kurzfilmtournee 2017

Home Leave - from an Astronaut's Sketchbook

Germany 2016 | AnimaDok-Fake | 14 min | FSK 0
Nomination for animations with a length of up to 30 minutes
  • Script/Director/Animation: Franz Winzentsen
  • Camera: Bernd Fiedler, Franz Winzentsen
  • Music: Hannah Winzentsen
  • Voice: Franz Winzentsen
  • Production: Franz Winzentsen Filmproduktion
The film presents some biographical fragments of his childhood and youth, accompanies the astronaut on his first space mission, and shows sketches and paintings he does during his home leave.

Franz Winzentsen

Born 1939 in Hamburg; 1959-1964 studies in painting, graphics, photography; since 1964 experimental animation films, essay and feature films with animated parts, films for children; 1970-1983 puppet and mask theatre RHUBARB; 1987-2002 professor of animation film at the HFBK Hamburg


Filmography (Selection)

  • 2016 STAMPEDE
  • 2012 DIE KONFERENZ ODER DIE RÜCKSEITE DES MONDES
  • 1995 DER PORZELLANLADEN
  • 1985 DIE ANPROBE (1938)