• A-
  • A+

Heart of the Forest

In „Heart of the Forest“ a forest in hibernation is getting awaken by light and sound. A squirrel is waking up by the sound and follows the light into the forest. During his journey through the forest it meets different animals, that are curious about the peculiar event.

Together they arrive at a clearing, where they witness the magic of spring.

Basic information

Genre: Animated Film

Production year: 2017
Running Time: 00:58 min.

Original language: without dialogue


Director: Dan Franke
Concept/Design: Jessica Drechsler, Maria Schmidt
Technical Directing: Michael Müller
Film Music: Moritz Laux, Jonathan Binder
Sounddesign: Johannes Schelle, Chiara Haurand
Animation: Felix Rothmayer
Executive Producer: Nina Schwarz
Production Company: Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg GmbH


Hiroshima Hiroshima International Animation Festival 2018
Stuttgart Filmschau Baden-Württemberg 2017