Dec 10, 2012


I made this illu for a text about berlin in winter. you can read it on

Nov 27, 2012

Barbie- puppethead for a fundraising campaign

 She can now blink and move her eyes & eyebrows! I made this puppet head to support Kai Stänicke's fundraising campaign for making a stop motion animated short about gender issues. 
You can find out more about the project and support the campaign here.
These are his previous films Cold Star and It's consuming me

Nov 6, 2012

AG Animationsfilm Trailer

AG Animationsfilm Trailer from Caroline Hamann on Vimeo.
I finished the film I've been working on for the AG Animationsfilm EV. It's a film made to promote animation in Germany. Design and animation by Caroline Hamann, written and produced by Jonathan Webber, narration by Ute Kneisel, sound design by Owen Revell. Shot at Zyklopik.

Oct 17, 2012

Film Still

I'm currently shooting a short film at the studio, here's a still for you:

Aug 28, 2012

Hello everyone

I am Linlen, pleased to meet you!
I draw, make storyboards and illustrations.
Here is one for you (a bored lady).

Aug 27, 2012

Aug 26, 2012

"Leah, pour tes deux ans"

Gestern gabt's der zweite Geburtstag von Leah und wir haben in ihrem Hinterhof gefeiert. "Leah am Schlesichen Tor" war dieses Mal meine Aufgabe als Geheimdienstzeichnerin und hab geschafft bis auf die Feier fertig zu zeichnen XD Schokotorte aus Mandelmehl war Bombatisch und hab ,ich genauso viel und süss gefreut über meine Mission-Weihnachtsfrau im Sommer.
Das Bild ADAGIO(Leah) aufm Fahrrad vor dem Schilesischen Tor kommt bald als Post Karten in Berliner Laden!

Aug 25, 2012

Festivallist of Happy Life

  • Annecy International Animation Festival 2012,  Annecy , France
  • IAFF Krok International Animation Festival 2012,  Ukraine
  • Supertoon International Animation Festival, 2012 Bol, Croatia
  • 8th World Festival of Animated Film Varna 2012, Varna, Bulgaria
  • Fest Anca 2012, Zilina, Slovak Republic
  • 23th Hiroshima International Animation Festival, Hiroshima, Japan
  • Platform International Animation Fesival 2012, Los Angeles, USA
  • International Short Film Festival 2012, Lille, France
  • BUSHO PANORAMA 2012, Budapest, Hungray
  • XXII International Film Festival Message to Man, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
  • International Weekend of Animation, 2012 Wiesbaden, Germany
  • Animasyros 5.0 Inernational Animation Festival and Forum, 2012 Syros, Greece
  • KLIK! Amsterdam Animation Festival, 2012 Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • International Folk Video Festival, 2012 Xi An, China

Aug 23, 2012

Lange Nacht der Illustration

is on the 31st of august, between 5 pm and midnight. Larisa shows her illustrations and shortfilm in Atelier Choriner Strasse 52, Prenzlauer Berg.

Aug 21, 2012

Film premiere

Ich sehe was, was du nicht siehst (I spy with my little eye), a short film for kids directed by Alexandra Nebel and produced by flussaufwärts film will premiere at the Lucas Kinderfilmfestival in Frankfurt (September 2.-9.)
Herr Kasupke and other puppets for the stop motion sequences were built in our workspace by Anne Breymann, Anne Walther and Pauline Gallinat.

1000 GRAM // Ken Sent Me


1000GRAM // Debut album

Director: Moritz Lieberkühn
Illustration: Maki Shimizu
Design: Maki Shimizu
Lebel : Fix Records
Special Thanx: Anna Roxenholt

Debut album release: November 2012
Bestellen :

Aug 20, 2012

Aktzeichnen bei Ellen nebenan

Ellen ist eine Künstlern, die in unserem gleichen Erdgeschoss des Zyklopikes ihr Atelier hat und jede Woche Aktzeichnen organisiert. Das habe ich zufälligerweise auf der Skizzenfestival in Stralsund von Mic de Lololand erfahren. Ich war gestern abend erstes Mal da und vorgenommen öfter mitzumachen!

Wer Interesse hat mit zu machen, schreib und frag direkt an Ellen:

Aug 16, 2012

new Timmy DVD out now!

the timmy time summer special 'timmy's seaside rescue' has just been released on dvd

thalia and susanna worked on it as assistant art directors & set dressers. 
it is available here.

book & beer release party!

There will be a Dirk's Bunny Book & Beer release party at the Cheese Mountain Tragedy in Kreuzberg next week!

Jul 31, 2012

'The High Definition Show'

Here are some 'Making of Pics' of a Trailer we recently shot at our studio
The High Definition Show with Mark Goldblum

Director: Stephan Strube
Camera: Björn Ullrich
Animator: Tine Kluth
Puppets, Sets and Props: Tine Kluth & Susanna Jerger
Set Dresser: Susanna Jerger

You can watch the result here

Jun 3, 2012

Happy Life in Annecy

If you happen to be at the International Animation Festival in Annecy next week don´t miss Sun & Eggs new film HAPPY LIFE which will be screened in the programme Graduation films in competition 4!

May 16, 2012

May 5, 2012


We are happy to welcome Xin Sun in our studio space!
She moved in on 1st of May. Xin is one half of the animation
filmmakers duo SUN & EGG.
Check out their amazing work here:

May 3, 2012

sneak peek

Anne & Dirk are busy creating animations for the Musical AVENUE Q. The clips will be screened on stage interacting with singing puppets and humans!
Premiere is on June 12th at Deutsches Theater Munich.
More info and tickets here.

Apr 16, 2012

A music video for "Die Ärzte"

A music video I directed and animated in the zyklopik workspace! It's for a song of the german band's "Die Ärzte" new album.
Many thanks to Susanna Jerger, Anne Breymann, Bernhard Schmidt and Tine Kluth without whom I wouldn't be able to do this. Also many thanks to Ute Kneisel who made the backgrounds, provided some of the essential characters and gave tons of feedback. Also thanks for the feedback to the people of zyklopik, Fufu Frauenwahl and Alexander Abramov.
Watch also the other 15 (!) animated music videos for the same album!
Hail to the welcoming cat!

Apr 11, 2012

"die ärzte" video vernissage 13.04.-15.04.12

there will be a screening of all the 16 music videos for the new album of "die ärzte" on 13.04.-15.04.12
in the following galleries:
some of the zyklopiks were involved in the project. yippie!

Apr 2, 2012

Dirk's Cartoons on the RAW Flea Market


Dirk selling originals and postcards on the RAW Flea Market in Berlin. He'll be there Easter Sunday. Come along and visit...