Sog


Sog (Trailer)
Germany, 2017, 10:14 min, animated short


Credits (excerpt):

directed and animated by Jonatan Schwenk
idea/screenplay: Jonatan Schwenk, Merlin Flügel
secondary stop motion animation: Marc Rühl
secondary 3D animation: Florian Maubach
2D animation: Florian Maubach, Marc Rühl
cinematography: Iván Robles Mendoza
gaffer: Maximilian Reimann
sfx set supervisor: Marc Rühl
sfx: Nils Wildegans
3D character modelling / rigging: Jonatan Schwenk
3D environments: Ferdinand Kowalke
cave destruction scene vfx: Mikola Debik
matchmoves: Valentin Oellers
compositing: Jonatan Schwenk, Maximilian Wagener, Daniel Maaß
sound: Jonatan Schwenk
set builders: Teresa Rinn, Lynn Weyrich, Aleksandar Radan, Marcus Morgenstern
mentoring / advice: Prof. Rotraut Pape, Prof. Alex Opperman, Prof. Thomas Meyer-Hermann, Prof. Martina Bramkamp, Erika Surat Andersen, Urte Zintler, Anne Breymann

festival screenings:

Animafest Zagreb (Croatia)
Annecy (France)  Winner of CRISTAL FOR A GRADUATION FILM
Palm Springs ShortFest (US)  BEST STUDENT ANIMATION
Anima Mundi (Brazil)

upcoming screenings:

Anibar International Animation Festival (Kosovo)
Turku Animated Film Festival (Finnland)
Ottawa International Animation Festival (Canada)
Encounters 23rd Short Film & Animation Festival Bristol (UK)
 

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This is the opener for a local filmfestival in Offenbach, Germany, which took place on December 21, 2012.


Credits:

animation, compositing, cinematography, lighting, sounddesign JONATAN SCHWENK
vocals MARCO RUSSO
characterdesign JONATAN SCHWENK and MARC RÜHL
titles & trousers for the fish TERESA RINN
technical support MARC RÜHL
mentoring: Prof. Alex Oppermann
hfg Offenbach 2012

VIDEO: Canon EOS 7D, 28mm
TRACKING: Mocha
STOP MOTION: Dragon Stop Motion
2D ANIMATION: TVPaint
COMPOSITING: After Effects CS5


The making-of EINUNDZWANZIGZWÖLFZWÖLF:


MAISON SONORE



MAISON SONORE (2011)
4:44 min, animated short, HD

Credits:

director, screenplay, animation, director of photography, lighting, editing, storyboard: JONATAN SCHWENK
clothes & sets: TERESA RINN
music & sounddesign: NILS WILDEGANS
faces & hair: COSIMA PETH
assistent director: LILIANE BUCKLER
technical advisor: MARC RÜHL
best boy: MAXIMILIAN REIMANN
animation assistance: MERLIN FLÜGEL
music played by NILS WILDEGANS and NIKLAS SPRENGER
sound mix: BERND ZIMMERMANN
mentoring: Prof. ROTRAUT PAPE
hfg Offenbach 2011

Behind the scenes / making-of MAISON SONORE:


Festival screenings:

-Annecy International Animation Film Festival (France 2012)
-KLIK! Beyond the Uncanny: Contemporary Stop-motion (NL 2013)
-28th Kassel Documentary Film and Video Festival (Germany 2011)
-internat. European Media Art Festival (Osnabrück, Germany 2012)
-up-and-coming Int. Film Festival (Hannover, Germany 2011)
-goEast – 12. Festival of Central and Eastern European Film
(Wiesbaden, Germany 2012)
-FILMZ Festival des deutschen Kinos (Mainz, Germany 2011)
-visionale 11 (Frankfurt, Germany 2011)
-27È Manifestation Internationale “VIDEOFORMES”
(Clermont Ferrand, France 2012)
-5. Lichter Filmfest Frankfurt International (Germany 2012)
-22. Filmkunstfest Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (Germany 2012)
-5ème Festival International au FILM de l’Etudiant
(Casablanca, Maroc 2012)
-FISH-Festival (Rostock, Germany 2012)
-Independent Days 12/Filmfest (Karlsruhe, Germany 2012)
-SHORT FILM NIGHT at The Little Modern Theatre
(Los Angeles, USA 2012)
-Short & Sweet Toronto (Canada 2012)
-36. Open Air Filmfest Weiterstadt (Germany 2012)
-Vilnius Film Shorts 2012 (Lithuania 2012)
-Notfall Filmfestival(Leeuwarden, Netherlands 2012)
-Primanima World Festival of First Anim. (Budapest, Hungary 2012)
-10th International Animated Film Festival TINDIRINDIS
(Vilnius, Lithuania 2012)
-Festival Cinéma International Abitibi-Témiscamingue
(Rouyn-Noranda, Canada 2012)

NEUNUNDACHTZIG



NEUNUNDACHZIG (2012) (TRAILER)
2:34 min, animated short, HD

Team:

directing / editing / compositing / sounddesign:
JONATAN SCHWENK and MAXIMILIAN REIMANN
animation: JONATAN SCHWENK
camera and lighting: MAXIMILIAN REIMANN
musik: DOMINIK KEGGENHOFF
set: JONATAN SCHWENK, MAXIMILIAN REIMANN, MERLIN FLÜGEL
sound mix: BERND ZIMMERMANN
mentoring / production: ROTRAUT PAPE
hfg Offenbach 2012


Festival screenings:

-3.West-Östliches FilmFestival Berlin (Berlin, Germany 2012)
-9. Neißefilmfestival (Großhennersdorf, Germany 2012)
-backup_festival Weimar 2012 (Weimar, Germany 2012)
-Open Air Kinotage Sommerwerft 2012
(Frankfurt am Main, Germany 2012)
-Filmfestival Oberursel 2012 (Oberursel, Germany 2012)


Sisyphos Blues


SISYPHOS BLUES (2009)
4:49 min, animated short, 720p

A stopmotion project I realized during semester 1 at the
Offenbach University of Art and Design.


animation: JONATAN SCHWENK
music: NILS WILDEGANS
mentoring: Prof. HEINER BLUM
hfg Offenbach 2009