CIRCUS IN TOWN

Animation-Short // 2021 // 5 min // Germany
Graduation Film at ifs internationale filmschule köln.


During a circus performance, Mary the elephant loses her balance and crushes the trainer.
The accident damages the circus’ reputation and the circus director sees himself forced to punish the elephant.
This is opposed by his deep friendship for the animal.
The story is inspired by the real hanging of Mary the elephant in 1916.

The film will be online soon!

Director/Animator

Sebastian Kellermann & Robin Pfister

 

Cast

Douglas William Taylor

 

Music

Max Kelm

 

Sounddesign

Jonas Jablonski

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