an adventurous afternoon

follow this tumblr to get all the news and inside informations on "an adventurous afternoon", the new short animation by Kiin. and THE GIANT FOX & WILLIAM HONDA GROUP !


"The Last Match" @ ISFF Detmold 2013 31 May - 9 June 2013


this is the new 10-Track album by THE GIANT FOX & WILLIAM HONDA GROUP, artwork by Kiin. check it out here:

screening in Berlin, 13th of October 2012

"The Big Draw Berlin" is a drawing event, happening from the 12th to the 14th of october 2012 in Berlin. Our short "the day i turned into a ghost" will be screened on the 13th of october, 17:00 within the event "drawing space in motion". unfortunatelly we won't be in berlin, but if you're around: don't miss out!


"The Last Match" is part of this years programm @ the Haydauer Filmtage (11th + 12th of october 2012).

"the day i turned into a ghost" has been selected to the programm Best of International Student Animation of Animation Film Festival Animated Dreams 2012, Estonia (November 14 to November 18)


tomorrow night, 26th of july 2012, "The Day I Turned Into A Ghost" will be screened @ Shorts at moonlight in Hofheim, Openair


check out their first album "Little Lady" and watch out for the upcoming album "TIGER!"


"The Last Match" has been selected for the Off-Courts festival in Trouville-sur-Mer, taking place from August 31 to September 8, 2012. 

"The Day I Turned Into A Ghost" was part of the 14th Festival of German Films in Madrid (5 - 9 June 2012) and will also be part of the 17th Festival of German Films in Paris (10 - 16 October 2012)
Thanks to German Films!

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documentation LED screen Kassel Altmarkt, Juli 2012
30 sec animation inspired by a Molly Nilsson song.
Twenty 30-second-clips will be screened during summer 2012 at a 24 square metres LED display at the Altmarkt in Kassel. The films will run in a loop in combination with commercials. "You love me now?" is part of this project "Haltung bewahren". It´s initiated by the Trickfilmklasse Kassel.

the drunken lesson d(13)

some drawings made during "the drunken lesson", an action conceived by Iacopo Seri, resident artist in Kassel during dOCUMENTA(13)

"rosarot." @ Zeit Online

The Regensburger Short Film Week (thanks to insa Wiese!) is cooperating with Zeit Online. You can watch a selection of various shortfilms that have previously been screened at the festival.
our short "rosecolored." via

first festivalscreening for "The Last Match"!

"The Last Match" was selected for international competition @ Riga International Shortfilmfestival 2Annas (28th of May- 3rd of June 2012)


"The Day I Turned into A Ghost" was part of  The Umeå International Short Film Festival  (Sweden) that took place on the  27th and 28th of April 2012.

Exhibition @ Galerie Nord

me and my sister are having an exhibition @ Galerie Nord in Halle (Saale). "FIESE FICHTEN" -"NASTY SPRUCES" can be visited until April 11 2012.
Galerie Nord
Bernburger Str. 14 (Reileck)
06108 Halle an der Saale


two of my jumper-drawings are part of FANTASMAS,
the greatest show in 2012 will be presented in Buenos Aires in February, and in Brazil in March.

Buenos Aires - 22 de febrero / February
Río de Janeiro - 9 & 10 de Marzo / March
São Paulo - 16 & 17 de Marzo / March

kiin. goes BILBOLBUL

filmstill taken from our new short "The Last Match" which will be part of the KUŠ! exhibition "THE LAST MATCH" 2-15 MARCH 2012 at the international Comic Festival BILBOLBUL in Bologna (1-4 march 2012)

check out KUŠ! 


"The Day I Turned Into A Ghost" on tour:

TRICKY WOMAN, 14-18 march 2012, Austria
Cortoons Festival, 14-18 march 2012, Rome, Italy
International Motion Festival Cyprus, 23.+24. March 2012
ANIRMAU, 09-14 April 2012, Spain
FILMFEST DRESDEN, 17-22 APRIL 2012, national competition, Germany

Klartext Nr. 25 WACH

"Durch die Nacht mit Egon Schultz/through the night with Egon Schultz" is published in Klartext Nr.25 "WACH", a magazin by the German Journalist School, Editorial Team 49 B, 2011.

MONSTRA 12 // Festivaltrailer

one out of five festivaltrailers that the animation class kassel produced for MONSTRA 12, Lisboa Animated Film Festival, taking place from the 19th-25th of march 2012.

animation: Evgenia Gostrer + Ines Christine Geisser
music/sounddesign: William Honda

3rd award!

3rd award for "the day i turned into a ghost"! white wine, a durmast oak and some money!
"Premierenwald" was a shortfilm competition organised by the german film institute, "WIR SIND WALD" and ŠKODA AUTO Deutschland.


for the last two months Evgenia Gostrer and me been working on a festival trailer for MONSTRA 2012
william honda from "the giant fox and william honda group" did the music/ sounddesign for us.
watch out for it!

The Treasure Fleet ONLINE SHOP

check out The Treasure Fleet Online Shop
you can get a copy of my two booklets "Durch die Nacht mit Egon Schultz" and "going for a smoke" and other beautiful books, zines and stuff!

Triebwerk #5

"Durch die Nacht mit Egon Schultz" is also part of the nearly annual publication of the comic and illustration class kassel
front and backcover by isabel seliger.
82 pages, full color, 14 artists, 6 €!
go get it now!

Sophie_LA DORADA_Marie

this little booklet is the outcome of a one-week project in Rüsselsheim/germany. the city is dominated by the Opel Manufactory. the title of the workshop was:
"Eldorado Rüsselsheim, wherefrom, whereto and how?", it's been organized by illust_ratio.
the three little episodes i made are based on Sophie Marie Opel, the wife of Adam Opel, and the "La Dorada" of Rüsselsheim.


"the day i turned into a ghost" is nominated for quite a special competition about forest and nature by the german film institute (DIF) and "Wir Sind Wald"

"the day i turned into a ghost" is also nominated at the 11. up-and-coming Int. Film Festival Hannover which will take place 24.-27. November 2011.

so keep your fingers crossed for us!!!


"rosarot." is part of "Lampenfieber", a shortfilmfestival at the "Filmtheater Valentin" in Frankfurt. The festival takes place on the 21st of october 2011.

"the day i turned into a ghost" was selected for competition at the "11. Flensburger Kurzfilmtage" (09.-12. november 2011)

"through the night with egon schultz" featured on BOOK-BY-ITS-COVER

"through the night with egon schultz" is a 10 page comic i did for the new "triebwerk", the nearly annual publication of the illustration/comic class kassel. i also made an A4 black and white zine in a small edition of 50 copies. for purchase write an email to
Leah Goren wrote about it on Book By Its Cover!

my zines @ FANZINES!

FANZINES! is a Festival for Fanzines and Self-published Books, organized by the Association PAPIER GACHE at the Marguerite Duras Public Library in Paris
the exhibition can be seen in Paris from the 1st to the 22nd of October 2011
my selfpublished zines and the kiin.zine will be part of the exhibition.
FANZINES! on facebook


"the day i turned into a ghost" is part of the following festivals in october 2011:

//26. unabhängiges FilmFest Osnabrück, 12.-16.10.2011

//54. internationales Leipziger Festival für Dokumentar und Animationsfilm, 17.-23.10. 2011

festival *news*

"rosarot." will be part of the FEMINA-international womens festival in Rio de Janeiro, BRAZIL from the 11th-17th of July 2011

"the day i turned into a ghost" was selected for the competition at Festival Animator 2011 in Poznan, Poland. 15th-21st of July 2011

Lobende Erwähnung/honorable mention

"the day i turned into a ghost" got the honorable mention at the KURZSUECHTIG 2011 festival in Leipzig.!

festival *news*

"the day i turned into a ghost" has been selected for a very new competitive category Music Video at the 4th Fest Anca. (Slovakia)
it will also be presented at the KURZSUECHTIG 2011 in Leipzig (27th of april) and at the backup_festival in Weimar (May 5th-8th 2011).

rotopolpress presents: kiin.zine and thomas wellmann! more information here.

*FESTIVAL*NEWS***the day i turned into a ghost***

"the day i turned into a ghost" will be presented at the following festivals:
// 20 MIN/MAX Kurzfilmfestival, may, 09.-13. 2011, Ingolstadt
// ISSF Detmold, june, 09.-13. 2011

Hendrik Dorgathen (+ seine Klasse)

& im Zwischenraum StudentInnen der Klasse Hendrik Dorgathen / Kunsthochschule Kassel
mit dabei: Daniel von Bothmer, Markus Färber, Ines Christine Geißer, Melanie Gerland, Daniel Goffin, Christiane Hamacher, Lea Kleyer Heinrich, Nina Kaun, Nils Knoblich, Markus Lefrançois, Christof Lutz, Leonard Riegel, Isabel Selinger, Evelyn Wangui Gichuhi

18.03.2011 - 24.04.2011
Fr. 18.04.2010 20h
Kunstverein Weiden

an exhibition of Hendrik Dorgathens work including a satellite-show with works by his students.


now it's official: we are boffins, eager beavers, "Streber".

check us out on ARTE.

MOMUS, "Buch der Witze"

i did the bookcover for the german version of MOMUS "the book of jokes", it will be published by blumenbar, berlin in early july 2011.