The Little Bird and the Caterpillar

Lena von Döhren

32º Festival


Children by the Sea

Length: 4min

Country: Switzerland


D, G: Lenna vön Dohren
E: Fee Liechti
S: Christof Steinmann
P: Gerd Gockell, Ted Sieger, Jochen Ehmann, Gabriela Bloch Steinmann
CP: Schattenkabinett Gmbh


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Summertime. High up in a maple tree, a little bird cherishes and nurtures the green leaves of his home. Suddenly a hungry caterpillar sets out to eat the appetizing leaves. The little bird manages to lure away the glutton and an adventure-filled journey begins. 
Lena von Döhren
Born in Berlin, she is an animator, director and illustrator. She studied Audiovisual Communication in Amsterdam and animation in Switzerland. She directed The Little Bird and the Leaf (2012), The Little Bird and the Squirrel (2014), and is currently planning the last episode of the Bird series. 


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