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)
Anibar International Animation Festival (Kosovo)
Turku Animated Film Festival (Finnland)
Ottawa International Animation Festival (Canada)
Encounters Short Film & Animation Festival Bristol (UK) Winner of EUROPEAN ANIMATION AWARD
Viborg Animation Festival (Denmark)
KLIK Amsterdam Animation Festival (Netherlands)

upcoming screenings:

Primanima 6. World Festival of First Animations (Hungary)
Bucheon International Animation Film Festival (Korea)
BANJALUKA International Animated Film Festival (Bosnia-Herzegovina)
60th International Leipzig Festival for Documentary and Animated Film (Germany)
Leeds International Film Festival (UK)
Denver Film Festival (United States)
CutOut Fest International Animation and Digital Art Festival (Mexico)
Hollywood North Film Festival (Canada)
Kasseler Dokumentarfilm- und Videofest (Germany)
Human Rights Film Festival Barcelona (Spain)
KFFK / Kurzfilmfestival Köln (Germany)
Ekadeshma International Short Film Festival (Nepal)
PÖFF Shorts – Short film and animation festival (Estonia)
International Film Festival Etiuda&Anima 2017 (Poland)
ANIMAGE – VIII International Animation Festival of Pernambuco (Brazil)
Poitiers Film Festival (France)
 

press kit:

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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