Depart at 22

A film by: Wiep Teeuwisse

Depart at 22 is a poetic animated short about growing old and the fear of losing the beauty of youth.

Country: the Netherlands
Genre: animation
Length: 3’56”
Completion: 10/2015
Screening format: DCP, H264, ProRes
Spoken language: no dialogue

Festivals:

  • Netherlands Film Festival, the Netherlands (23 September – 2 October 2015)
    Student Competition
  • Sommets du cinéma d’animation, Canada (25 – 29 November, 2015)
  • KINOPROBA – International festival of film schools, Russia (1 – 4 December, 2015)
    Animated Student Film Competition
  • Holland Animation Film Festival, the Netherlands (16 – 20 March, 2016)
    Out of Competition: The best Studentfilms from The Netherlands and Belgium
  • Go Short – International Short Film Festival Nijmegen, the Netherlands (6 – 10 April, 2016)
    Breaking Shorts Student Competition & Out of Competition: HKU Presents
  • Filmfest Dresden, Germany (12 – 17 April, 2016)
    Out of Competition: Kino Roulette
  • IndieLisboa – Lisbon International Independent Film Festival, Portugal (20 April – 1 May, 2016)
    Silvestre Selection
  • Annecy, France (13 – 18 June, 2016)
    Graduation Film Competition Won: Cristal For a Graduation Film
  • Fest – New Directors | New Films Festival, Portugal (20 – 27 June, 2016)
    Short Animation Competition
  • Insomnia Festival, Russia (14 – 17 July, 2016)
    Debutoria Competition
  • Animasyros 9.0 International Animation Festival, Greece (21 – 25 September, 2016)
    Student Competition
  • Encounters Short Film and Animation Festival, United Kingdom (20 – 25 September, 2016)
    International Competition
  • Primanima World Festival of First Animations, Hungary (19 – 22 October, 2015)
    Short Film Competition
  • Wiesbaden International Weekend of Animation, Germany (27 – 30 October, 2016)
    Best of Young Animation 2015/2016 Competition
  • Big Cartoon Festival, Russia (27 October – 7 November, 2016)
    Out of competition
  • Animateka International Animated Film Festival, Slovenia (5 – 11 December, 2017)
    European Student Competition Programme
  • Vrouw&Film – Internationaal Filmfestival Assen, the Netherlands (11 – 12 March, 2017)
    KersVers
  • Mecal Pro International Short Film and Animation Festival, Spain (14 March – 2 April, 2017)
    Obliqua selection
  • Erarta Motion Pictures – International Festival of Shorts about Paintings, Russia (27 – 29 March, 2017)
    Official Selection


Director, Animator, Script, Producer:
Wiep Teeuwisse
Sound, Music: Gerjan Piksen