Martin Wallner

  • 1979-2000
    birth - puberty - abitur (university-entrance diploma)
  • 2001-2008
    multimedia studies at University of Applied Sciences Augsburg; term abroad at University of Newcastle Australia, multiple film and mixed media projects, extensive creative and conceptual education; diplomas: MA Computer sciences, MA Design, MA Interactive Media/Animation
  • 2008-2012
    foundation Dancing Squirrel, Top Talente Drehbuchwerkstatt, guest term at HFF, Exist stipend, Kreativpilot Deutschland
  • since 2012
    freelance director and screenwriter
  • since 2013
    lectureship in dramaturgy at University of Applied Sciences Augsburg
  • addenda:
    directing and screenwriting in German and English; film and cartoon film; conceptual and creative counseling, VFX

Vita

Movies & TV
2015 Second Souls (Serie, in Entwicklung) GFF Geißendörfer Buch, Regie
2015 Donkeys are dumb! animation, engl., 80 min. (in development) Parka Pictures / Dreamin' Dolphin author, director
2015 Lotus Island movie, engl., 100 min. (in development) Lailaps Pictures author, director
2015 Der Mitfahrer movie, germ., 90 min. (in development) author, director
2014 Outlier short, engl., 15 min. Lailaps Pictures, Dancing Squirrel author, director
2010 A Lost and Found Box of Human Sensation short, animation, engl, 15 min. Lailaps Pictures, Dancing Squirrel author, director
Awards
Outlier Prädikat: Besonders wertvoll 2015 • Best Shorts Competition: Best of Show 2015 • Festivals: Max-Ophüls • Hofer Filmtage • Interfilm Berlin • Vancouver IFF • Palm Springs ISFF
Second Souls Nominierung: Top Talente Wettbewerb Serienkonzepte 2015
A Lost and Found Box of Human Sensation Prädikat: Besonders wertvoll 2011 • First Steps Award 2010 • Murnau Kurzfilmpreis 2011 • Best Film: Interfilm Berlin 2010 • Best Film: Odense IFF 2010 • Best Film: Poitiers IFF 2010 • & 20 weitere Preise
Lotus Island Vorgeschlagen für den Deutschen Drehbuchpreis 2013