Dad's Stick (John Smith, 2012)
Let me to focus on short films here, a species rarely considered in best-of lists.
The 10 most memorable short films I have seen in 2013 are (in alphabetical order):
Because Superglue Is Forever, Johan Grimonprez, 13 min, 2012
Dad's Stick, John Smith, 5 min, 2012
During The Day My Vision Is Perfect, Benjamin Ramírez Pérez, 10 min, 2013
Grosse Fatigue, Camille Henrot, 13 min, 2013
Kirik Beyaz Laleler – Off-White Tulips, Aykan Safoğlu, 24 min, 2013
My Lifetime (Malaika), Katarina Zdjelar, 6 min, 2012
Reign of Silence, Lukas Marxt, 7 min, 2013
Schneesturm, Julia Weißenberg, 11 min, 2012
Swallow, Laure Provost, 12 min, 2013
The Eternal Lesson, Christoph Girardet, 6 min, 2012
Matthias Müller is a fine artist and filmmaker living in Cologne and Bielefeld, Germany. His work has been part of major film festivals worldwide and of several group and solo exhibitions. He is currently exhibiting joint projects with fellow artist Christoph Girardet at Kunstverein Hannover.