Rope Dance (Seiltänzer)

by Raimund Krumme

An innovative and tender meditation on the transference of knowledge, and power, from generation to generation - Chris Robinson, Unsung Heroes of Animation

This film is also available on iTunes.

Legendary German director Raimund Krumme explores father-son relations in this minimalist drama in which two characters struggle for control of a rope in a constantly shifting landscape. Using simple figures and lines in a playful and highly sophisticated way, the film traces the various stages of development, conveying universal truths about how we deal with those closest to us.