13th street shocking short award for Lukas @ANIMATIONSINSTITUT

Congratulations to Lukas von Berg for his shortfilm “L’aria del moscerino” (german “Tod einer Fruchtfliege”)! The 20th anniversary of the renowned award 13th STREET SHOCKING SHORT took place in Munich last week and presented a very famous jury with Janina Fautz, Alexander Hold, Aleksandar Jovanovic, Uwe Ochsenknecht, Götz Otto, Lena Schömann und Karin Schrader.
Since 2000 the Pay-TV-Channel 13th Street is investing in youth development with offering the winner a broadcasting spot at primetime! Lukas is studying Animation at the Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg.

Prof. Hykade now ACADEMY member

Congratulations to Prof. Andreas Hykade, Director of the Animationsinstitut of Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg, for becoming one of the new members of the ACADEMY OF MOTION PICTURE ARTS. He is representing the “Short Films & Feature Animation”. Also two Alumnis of the Filmakademie are part of the ACADEMY now, well done!

Read the press release here.

All credits with the Filmakademie and Animationsinstitut.

PIXELCLOUD with BlautopfVR @Filmfest München

Let our Heroes from PIXELCLOUD take you on a virtual journey through the caves, with lots of exciting videos and audios. in the Mystery Adventure Game GEHEIMNIS DER LAU (the secret of Lau) you will be exploring the cave full of danger and mysterious riddles.
If you are in Munich right now make your way to the Filmfestival at the Isar and try this game for free!

This project was a Pixelcloud collaboration with SWR/ Tellux Next, kindly supported by the MFG Baden-Württemberg and FFF Bayern.

STRANGER THINGS Season 3 on Netflix this week!

Finally - that’s what millions of Netflix fanatics have been waiting for: STRANGER THINGS Season 3 premiers on Netflix on July 4th and our Heroes from Scanline VFX and RISE Visual Effects had their magic hands in that one! Watch the official final trailer below!

When a young boy vanishes, a small town uncovers a mystery involving secret experiments, terrifying supernatural forces and one strange little girl.

Studio Seufz gets MFG funding for VR PIGEONS!

Our Heroes from Studio Seufz got green light for funding for their VR GAME PIGEONS - whoop! The jury of Digital Content Funding is supporting 5 innovative projects in Baden-Württemberg with a total of 315.000 € this year.
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VR Pigeons is an experimental mobile game that let's you play a pigeon on the hunt for cookie crumbs and other fun pigeon activities. It's core mechanic is to bob your head like the titular animals do in order to navigate through the game.

It makes you look A-class fancy and inspires others to watch you play the game and become your friend.