2012 | 5′ | animation | HD | 1:1.77 | color | stereo
direction & animation: Sonja Rohleder & Veronika Samartseva
music: Keimzeit
mix of analog and digital cut-out animation



Columbus wakes up surrounded by rising waters and decides that instead of viewing this shock as a catastrophe he’ll take it as an opportunity to set a course for his dreams. Faced with numerous hurdles and challenges en route to his goals, Columbus discovers that learning to appreciate the beauty in the journey and the unexpected is just as important as reaching your destination.


Special Mention for best Music Video at the International Animation Film Festival (IAFF) Golden Kuker- Sofia


Sicaf Animated Film Festival | Animanima Animation Film Festival | Open Air Filmfest Weiterstadt | Festival International De Cinema Jeunesse De Rimouski | Dok Leipzig | Cinanima | Trieste Film Festival, Alpe Adria Cinema | Ökofilmtour | Indie Lisboa | Golden Kuker Sofia International Animation Film Festival