The ocean. The vastness of the sea. A whale cow and her calf. In BLAU the life and mythology of these giant marine mammals are woven into one fantastical story. Director: David Jansen Animation: Sophie Biesenbach & David Jansen Sounddesign & Music: Marcus Zilz Broadcast: ZDF / Arte Interview: Festivals 68th Berlin International Film Festival 42nd Hong Kong International Film Festival 25th Festival of Animated Films Stuttgart 2018 (ITFS) 64th International Short Film Festival Oberhausen y 54th Chicago International Film Festival 15th Reykjavik International Film Festival 31st Festival Premiers Plans d’Angers 33rd Mar del Plata International Film Festival-Argentina 16th London Short Film Festival 27th Festival de Cine de Madrid (FCM-PNR) Cinemira – International Children’s Film Festival 21st CinemAmbiente – Environmental Film Festival 4th Internatinal Nature Film Festival Gödöll 12th River Film Festival RIFF 6th Animal Film Festival 14th Panorama Internacional Coisa de Cinema 2nd Festival of Animation Berlin 6th The Art All Night – Trenton Film Festival 6th The Procida Film Festival 10th SiciliAmbiente Documentary Film Festival 25th OpenEyes Filmfest 3rd Internacional de Cine Quito 14th AnimArte – International Student Animation Festival Brazil 9th Environmental Film Festival Australia (EFFA) 20th Bucheon International Animation Film Festival (BIAF) 3rd CineMare Internationales Meeresfilmfestival Kiel FIIN – Festival Internacional de Imagem de Natureza 6th Art For Peace International Festival 14th INKAFEST Mountain Film Festival 3rd Festival Cine Animal 11th AnimaSyros International Animation Festival KFFK/Kurzfilmfestival Köln N°12 16th TOFIFEST International Film Festival 6th International Bopshorus Film Festival 10th Lobo Fest – Festival Internacional de Barsil InShort 16th Seoul Eco Film Festival Kloosterkino Awards Prädikat „besonders wertvoll“ / Deutsche Film- und Medienbewertung FBW Best Animated Film / SiciliAmbiente Documentary Film Festival Best Animation / Art for Peace Festival Teheran