Festivals & Awards

Festivals and Screenings 2015:

October: Picture Particles at Animatou [Switzerland]
October: Picture Particles at Lausanne Underground Film & Music Festival [Switzerland]
November: Picture Particles at Intermediations in Cali [Colombia]
November: Picture Particles at Locomoción in Mexico City [Mexico]

Thorsten Fleisch’s films have been screened at festivals such as:

Annecy Animation Festival
Ars Electronica
Buenos Aires Internacional Festival De Cine Independiente
Cork Film Festival
Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Festival
DOKfestival Leipzig
European Media Art Festival
Edinburgh International Film Festival
International Film Festival Rotterdam
International Short Film Festival Hamburg
Melbourne International Film Festival
Milano Film Festival
New York Film Festival
Ottawa International Animation Festival
San Francisco International Film Festival
Sarajevo Film Festival
Seattle International Film Festival

Awards, Honorable Mentions & Nominations:

Picture Particles
- Best Experimental Film: Cinema Perpetuum Mobile 2015
- Third Prize: Montreal Underground Film Festival 2015
- Honorary Mention: ZOOM 2015

Hex Suffice Cache Ten
- Best Experimental Film: Euroshorts 2012

- Best Videoart: Visions from the Future

- Best Experimental Film: Fargo Film Festival
- Best Experimental Film: Dotfest
- 1. Prize: In Out Festival
- 1. Prize: FLEXfest
- Best Video: International Video Festival Bochum
- 3. Prize: Movies & Stills
- Emerging Experimental Video Artist Award: Ann Arbor Film Festival
- Jury’s Choice First Prize:
Black Maria Film & Video Festival
- Special Award: Optica
- Best Visual: Vallecas Puerta del Cine
- Best Visual: Fantoche
- 3. Prize: Formula Mundi
- Best of Abstract Panorama: Melbourne Int. Animation Festival
- Special Mention: International Festival for Animated Film Stuttgart
- Honorable Mention: Milano Film Festival
- Honorable Mention: Abstracta
- Honorable Mention: 25 FPS
- Honorable Mention: Flensburger Kurzfilmtage Tricky
- Honorable Mention: Visual Music Award Frankfurt
- nominated for Best Experimental Short: San Joaquin Film Festival

- Jury Award: $100 Film Festival
- Second Prize: The International Week of Short Films of San Roque
- Director’s Choice: Black Maria Film & Video Festival
- Silver Award: Impakt
- Best Experimental film: Chicago Underground Film Festival
- Best 16mm Film: Ann Arbor Film Festival

- Best Experimental Film: Lausanne Underground Film & Music Festival
- Best Video/Computer Art: Asolo Film Festival
- Low Budget Award: Microcinefest
- Honorable Mention: Ars Electronica
- nominated for Imagina Award: Imagina

- Best Experimental Film: Microcinefest
- Kodak Award: New York Exposition of Short Film & Video
- Honorable Mention: Humboldt International Short Film Festival
- nominated for Best Experimental Film: Dahlonega Int. Film Festival

Silver Screen:
- Honorable Mention: Seattle Underground Film Festival
- Honorable Mention: Black Maria Film & Video Festival

- nominated for Best Experimental Animation: Bradford Animation Festival

- Special Jury Award: Microcinefest
- Ann Arbor Film Coop Award: Ann Arbor Film Festival