Award-winning short film »Sog« by Jonatan Schwenk will enter the official selection at DOK Leipzig! Congrats and all the best, guys!
– Jonatan Schwenk
About »Sog« by DOK Leipzig
CATALOGUE TEXTThe creatures in a dismal apocalyptic landscape are at the mercy of the forces of nature. When the fish are stuck in the trees after a flood, things grow from bad to worse. The cries of the helpless animals infuriate the furry cave dwellers nearby. Soon nerves are frayed. Indifference turns to anger, then violence. With slightly absurd images this 3D animation tells a pointed parable about the pull of the crowd and the courage to resist it.
– Luc-Carolin Ziemann
The International Leipzig Festival for Documentary and Animated Film is the largest German and one of the leading international festivals for artistic documentary and animated film as well as interactive storytelling.
Founded in 1955 DOK Leipzig is the oldest documentary festival in the world, but from its first edition on animated films were part of the programme which today extends into crossmedia art. This makes Leipzig unique in the international festival landscape as well as its strict attention to artistic quality. The artistic approach is essential for the selection of multilayered works that reflect reality in its complexity and with radical subjectivity. […]
( Source: http://www.dok-leipzig.de/en/festival/profil )