#theircatsaswell

#theircatsaswell
a film by Lisbeth Kovacic
music by Matija Schellander
Animated Documentary, 4min, 2016

The WhatsApp-Chat between an Austrian activist and two Syrian refugees, who managed their way together with their cat to Germany and got stuck in a refugee camp under inhuman conditions. But the people in the camp revolted and with the help of pictures taken with their mobile phones, the situation was brought to public and the camp manager had to take responsability.

FESTIVALS AND AWARDS:
One day animation festival, Vienna: jury award for best sound 2016
Vienna Independent Shorts, Night of the Light: Jury Award, 2016
ZagrebDox Regional Competition, Special Mention, 2016

Kasseler Dokfest, Kassel, 2016
This Human World, Vienna, 2016
Animateka, Ljubljana, 2016
Frauenfilmfestivals Dortmund | Köln, 2017