Der kleine Vogel und die Raupe
The Little Bird and the Caterpillar

  1. Overview
  2. Fact Sheet

It's summertime. High above in a maple tree, a little bird cherishes and nurtures the green leaves that make up his home. Suddenly, a hungry caterpillar sets out to eat the appetizing leaves.

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: Der kleine Vogel und die Raupe

    Directed by: Lena VON DÖHREN

    Illustrator, animator and director Lena Von Döhren received a BA in Audiovisual Communication from the Gerrit Rietveld Academie in Amsterdam and an MA in Animation at HSLU Lucerne. Her graduation film "The Little Bird and the Leaf" (2012) won a dozen awards, including a Special Prize at Hiroshima. Her next film "The Little Bird and the Squirrel" (2014) won the Audience Award at Monstra and Best Short Film for a Young Audience at Anima.

    Country: Switzerland

    Year of production: 2017

    Running time: 04 min 30 s

  • Technique

    Category: Short film

    Techniques used: 2D Computer

    Process: Colour

    Target public: Family

  • Credits

    Directed by: Lena VON DÖHREN


    Distribution: MAGNETFILM, Lena VON DÖHREN

    Artistic direction: Lena Von Döhren

    Script: Lena Von Döhren

    Graphics: Lena Von Döhren

    Storyboard: Lena Von Döhren

    Layout: Lena Von Döhren

    Sets: Lena Von Döhren

    Animation: Lena Von Döhren, Nils Hedinger

    Compositing: Lena Von Döhren

    Sound: Christof Steinmann

    Editing: Fee Liechti