In The Distance | © Florian Grolig
© Florian Grolig
Short Film | 2015 | Animation | Germany

Project data

Film financing
Length of movie7 min
Sound formatDolby SRD / Dolby digital (5.1, 6 channels)


Brief synopsis

It's calm and peaceful above the clouds. but in the distance is chaos, and night by night it advances...


DirectorFlorian Grolig
ComposerThomas Höhl
Sound re-recording mixerTobias Böhm
Sound designerChristian Wittmoser

Production companies

Florian Grolig Produktion [de]


Award winnerYearAwardCategory 
Florian Grolig2015Deutsche Film- und Medienbewertung (FBW)Prädikat besonders wertvollWinner
Florian Grolig2015Ars ElectronicaAnimation - Honorary MentionWinner
Florian Grolig2015DOK LeipzigKurzer Dokumentar- und Animationsfilm - Int. WettbNominated
Florian Grolig2015DOK LeipzigMephisto PublikumspreisWinner
Florian Grolig2015Curta Cinema Rio de JaneiroGrand Prix - Best FilmWinner
Florian Grolig2015XIV St.Petersburg International FestivalBest First Animation FilmWinner
Florian Grolig2015Animasyros 8.0Grand PrizeWinner
Florian Grolig2016European Film Awards 2016European Short Film 2016Nominated
Florian Grolig2016Filmfest DresdenNationaler WettbewerbNominated
Florian Grolig2016Lichter Filmfest Frankfurt InternationalMBF-Preis Bester Regionaler KurzfilmWinner