16-22 November 2015

Approaching the Puddle

Sebastian Gimmel

Country: Germany
Year: 2014
Format: Digital
Length: 9 min
Image: Colour
Language: No dialogue

Production company: Academy of Media Arts Cologne
Producer: Academy of Media Arts Cologne (Ute Dilger)
Photography: Claire Jahn
Editor: Sebastian Gimmel
Music: Tobias Hartmann
Sound: Jacob Economou
Actors: Homai Toyoda


In an empty car park, a curious woman dances around puddles and drifts into a fantastic inner world, revealing a magical place as her rubber boots come to life.


  1. International Short Film Week Regensburg (Germany)
  2. International Short Film Festival Oberhausen (Germany)
  3. Agite y Sirva - Festival Itinerante de Videodanza – Torreón (Mexico)
  4. Topanga Film Festival (USA)