Kurzfilmtournee 2017

Loophole

Germany 2016 | animation | 20 min | FSK 6
German Short Film Award for animations with a length of up to 30 minutes
  • Directors: Hannah Stragholz & Simon Steinhorst
  • Script: Max Pross & Antonio De Luca
  • Editors: Antonio De Luca
  • Animation: Hannah Stragholz, Simon Steinhorst, Katharina Huber, Jakob Weiss, Antonio De Luca, Heribert Stragholz, Martin Steinhorst
  • Production: paradies, Köln
What is the sense of life? These and other questions will be answered by inmate Alex K. who is regularly going in and out of prison. He deals with his criminal life apart from stealing, love and drugs and also has quite a subtle and hopeful view of his future.

Hannah Stragholz & Simon Steinhorst

Hannah Lotte Stragholz, born 1990 in Cologne, and Simon Steinhorst, born 1985 in Starnberg, are both directors and animators based in Cologne. So far, they have created many animated short films together and developed their unique style over the years.


Filmography (both)

  • 2011 Daphne & Noah
  • 2011 Flexor and Extensor (Music clip)
  • 2013 Emil