About

During the festival of Obon, one of the last survivors of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima receives the spirits of her parents and is haunted by memories.

Screens with Animation Spotlight

YEAR 2018

CATEGORY Shorts Program Films

COUNTRY Germany

RUN TIME 15 min

LANGUAGE Japanese

SUBTITLES Yes with English subtitles

COMPANY Hoermann Filmproduction

EMAIL andre-hoermann@gmx.de

PHONE (805) 836-4521

Credits

Directors
Screenwriter
Sound Re Recording Mixer
Music Performed By
2 D Animator
Co Producers

Artist Bio

André Hörmann

Andre Hörmann was born in 1975. He studied political science at the Humboldt University of Berlin, directed at Film University Babelsberg, and graduated from the professionals program in screenwriting at UCLA. His documentaries have been shown and received awards at many prestigious international festivals. He works as a director, producer, and writer in LA and Berlin.


Anna Samo

Anna Samo was born in 1980 in Moscow, Russia. She wanted to become a clown or a household manager. Became an animator. Samo works as a freelance in Berlin and New York. Her films were shown and received awards at acclaimed film festivals around the world, such as Berlinale, Annecy, Stuttgart, Zagreb, Encounters, Cork FF, Aspen Shortsfest, etc.