24. November 2018

Animation in documentaries

Panel discussion about “Animation in documentaries” in Lüneburg using “It must schwing! – The Blue Note Story“ as an example. The participants (left to right)  Susanne Molter (Working Group “Animation film”), Dr. Christoph Bungartz (NDR Kultur), Silke Schütze (NDR, script animation, producer), Eric Friedler (NDR, script, director), Cornelia Köhler (moderation), Rainer Ludwigs (animation “It Must Schwing!”). The Film- und Medienforum Niedersachsen offers a platform for the discussion of current topics in film, cinema, TV and film subsidy. In the medieval setting of Lüne Convent in Lüneburg, producers, directors, TV editors and writers present innovative projects and report on production conditions …

24. November 2018

19. September 2018

Nomination for Message of the Animals

“Message of the Animals” SEMI-FINALIST of the Gottlieb Native Garden Green Earth Film Festival ( GNG Green Earth Film Festival). Celebrating its sixth year, the GNG Green Earth Film Festival is a place for filmmakers of all experience levels—from seasoned industry professionals to passionate students— to come together and share, screen and discuss their eco-conscious films with like-minded individuals. The Gottlieb Native Garden is a flourishing California native plant ecosystem located just a couple of miles from Rodeo Drive in the heart of Beverly Hills.

19. September 2018

2. July 2018

Premiere celebrations with singer Sheila Jordan and co-producer Wim Wenders

Premiere after-party with executive producer Wim Wenders.

2. July 2018

2. July 2018

On stage

Another great moment: Wim Wenders, co-producer of “It must schwing” on stage with Eric Friedler.

2. July 2018

2. July 2018

Red carpet

The reward of our 18 months of animation work: “It must schwing!” premieres at the Munich Film Festival. Director Eric Friedler and legendary Blue Note singer Sheila Jordan from New York are greeted on the red carpet by festival director Diana Iljine.

2. July 2018

1. July 2018

Animation for jazz documentary „It Must Schwing! The Blue Note Story“

We did the animation for the new jazz documentary „It Must Schwing! The Blue Note Story“ which will premiere at the Munich Film Festival in Germany on July 2. The film was directed by Eric Friedler and executive produced by Wim Wenders.

1. July 2018

17. June 2018

Shooting at Pöppelmann

Shooting for an employee motivation movie at our client Pöppelmann’s in Lohne. The film deals with the little extra that has to be given each day in order to capture customers’ enthusiasm. This is a philosophy that we, too, have taken to heart. After all, our customer, providing us with this photo, had entitled it “The Dream Team”. Now that’s what we call motivational…

17. June 2018

18. February 2018

Nordmedia talk&night at Berlinale 2018

Another photograph from the Berlinale with Saskia Wegelein, executive director of the Filmbüro Bremen.

18. February 2018

18. February 2018

FMB Niedersachsen at Berlinale

The executive board of the Lower Saxony Film and Media Board at the Berlinale nordmedia reception.

18. February 2018

30. November 2017

“It must schwing!” Constructed spaces

One scene required an entire street to be built so that the camera could move around in three dimensions. It was set in the New York Harlem district in the 1940s.

30. November 2017