Our world is colourful, huge and multifaceted – on the one hand. On the other it’s dull, small-minded and uniform. A plea for everything out of the ordinary. Long live differentness. Vive le freak – le freak, c’est chique!

FITZ! Zentrum für Figurentheater, Studio, Theater tri-bühne

Kulturareal „Unterm Turm“, Eberhardstraße 61, 70173 Stuttgart

U-Bahn / S-Bahn: Haltestelle Stadtmitte / Bus: Haltestelle Wilhelmsbau

A y B
A and B

Mexiko 2015, Farbe, HD, 15:00 Min.
Regie, Schnitt: Luisba Fuentes
Drehbuch, Schnitt: Kattia Calero
Kamera: Ricardo Garfias
Musik: Odilón Chávez Silva
Ton: Omar Juárez
DarstellerInnen: Rodrigo del Río Arrillaga,
Bernardo Gamboa

A is a young man with a human tail that he doesn’t want. B is a youth who would like a human tail but doesn’t have one. A and B must face the frustration in their everyday lives, so they can both get, with great sacrifice, what they each want.

The State is a Lady

Deutschland, Neuseeland 2016,
Farbe, HD, 14:28 Min.
Regie, Drehbuch: Anna Gates
Kamera: Nicolas Geissler
Schnitt: Martin Buntz
Ton: Lukas Fuetterer, Samuel Moore
Musik: Randy Piro
DarstellerInnen: Isabella Bartdorff,
Sarah Kempin, Folkert Dücker

In this surreal political fable, the creature Security is back with the charms and claws to unsettle even the most jingoistic of Chair Leaders. The them-and-us divisionism that saw “security” become a euphemism for a permanent state of war is turned on its makers. Sometimes a lady is the worst thing you could wish for.

Minispectacles Albuquerque Straight

Finnland 2016, Farbe, HD, 06:09 Min.
Regie, Drehbuch, Kamera,
Schnitt: Maarit Suomi-Väänänen

Minispectacles is a series of one minute works, cinematic haikus. Albuquerque Straight visits a man and a lynx on the Route 66. To be continued all the way to Part 100.

Donaunix

Deutschland 2015, Farbe,
HD, 01:53 Min.
Regie: Julia Lenzmann, Eva Bredow,
Thomas Schätzl
Kamera, Schnitt: Eva Bredow
Musik: blaulautergruppe
DarstellerInnen: Thomas Schätzl

The Donaunix introduces himself. The film was made during the production of the musical “Schöne Lau” by the Jon Shit Collective. A free interpretation of Eduard Mörike’s fairytale “Die schöne Lau”.

Heads or Tails

USA 2016, Farbe, 09:17 Min.
Regie, Drehbuch: Eva von Schweinitz
Kamera: Kristen Winter
Schnitt: Leonhard Lierzer
Ton: Kahlin Whatley, Adam Bach
Musik: Paul Hammer
DarstellerInnen: Nikki Calonge,
Lucy Kaminsky, Lindsay Hockaday

Lilly convinces her best friend René to join her on a nocturnal trespassing adventure. The two young women break into a zoo and discover an idiosyncratic animal kingdom.

Sigint

USA 2016, Farbe, HD, 03:48 Min.
Regie, Kamera: Phil Hastings
Musik: ZEN ALBATROSS

Reaching towards other worlds through microscopy.

Zerch

Mexiko 2015, Farbe, HD, 07:00 Min.
Regie, Drehbuch, Schnitt: J. Xavier Velasco 
Kamera: Felipe Pérez-Burchard
Ton: Omar Juárez Espino
Musik: Aurés Kabir Moussong
DarstellerInnen: Manuel Domínguez,
Daniel Villar

Zerch asks his boyfriend Cano to do something terrible for him. Cano, driven by a powerful love, agrees without knowing he is about to sacrifice more than he imagined.