Who is?

Martin Schmidt is an animator based in good old Germany. He was born in the year that Louis de Funès died on the day that Nintendo released the first "Mario Bros" game.


Email: martin (at) herrschmidt (dot) tv


2007 George grows
2007 Rundgang Trailer for the School of Art Kassel
2007 The Bunjies Trailer (3D Modeling, Animation) for Studio FILM BILDER
2010 Precise Peter
2009 12 Years (3D Modeling, Rigging, Animation) for Studio FILM BILDER
2010 Tourist Paradise Game Design and Animation for the Int. Society of Human Rights
2013 Emil
2015 Who will pay the bill? (3D Modeling, Rigging, Animation, Technical Direction) for Studio FILM BILDER
2016 Inception of the Raum 230 Animation Studio in Kassel together with animation filmmaker Dennis Stein-Schomburg

Press Echo / Publications

Precise Peter is part of the Sushi 13 book. Youtube Play: Short German TV Interview. Precise Peter is being featured on spiegel.de. Precise Peter is on the British Animations Awards DVD compilation Box of Delights 5. Precise Peter on cartoonbrew.com. Precise Peter made it to the Youtube frontpage.


Emil Golden Hercules Award, Kasseler Dokfest 2014 Precise Peter Audience Award for Best Student Film, Anima Mundi Animation Festival 2010 Honorary Mention, Computeranimation/Film/VFX, Prix ARS Electronica 2010 Gryphon Award for Best Short Film, Elements +3, 40th Giffoni Film Festival 2010 Best Kids Award, Fantoche Animation Festival 2010 Kids Audience Award, Fantoche Animation Festival 2010 Winner of the day, ContraVision Film Festival 2010 Audience Award, Haydauer Filmtage 2010 Best Animation Award, Kinofest Int. Digital Film Festival 2010 Best Animation Award, Skena Up Student Film & Theatre Festival 2010 Telebruxelles Award for Best Animated Night Short, Anima Brussels Festival 2011 Int. Award of Le Puy en Velay, Court mais Bon Film Festival 2011 2nd Prize Students Competition, goEast Filmfestival 2011 Silver Nail, Junior Competition 2011, Art Directors Club Germany Prix du Public, Prix de la classe Jury, Plein La Bobine Children's Film Festival 2011 Mention speciale du Jury professionnel, Plein La Bobine Children's Film Festival 2011 Best International Film, Canterbury Anifest 2011 National Short Film Award, Schlingel Int. Children's Film Festival 2011 George grows Second Price Student Competition Animation, goEast Filmfestival 2007 Golden Clip for best Film [age 21-25 ], Youth Media Festival Berlin 2007 White Clip, Producers Jury Award [ age 21-25 ], Youth Media Festival Berlin 2007 Best International Short Film 1 to 4 Minutes, Casertanimata 2007 Best Int. artistic Video, CGI Computer Graphics Conference, Brazil 2007 Runner-up, New-Category, Stamford, United Kingdom 2007 Winner of the day, Shorts At Moonlight 2007 Time Code Award, Opere Nuove, No Words Bolzano 2007 Short Film of the Month Dezember, Board of Film Classification, Germany 2007 Medal, FilmVideo Montecatini 2008 Special Jury Award, Youth Media Festival Seoul 2008