A little suicide

A little suicide

Stop-Motion-Film D, 2012, 10 min.

Director: Ana Lily Amirpour


Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg

In this world, life doesn’t hold anything good for a cockroach. Trying to kill himself, the insect is surprised by all the human kindness shown towards him. A LITTLE SUICIDE is a ride for the senses, giving a glimpse into the strange, big world of humans from a unique vantage point. They say you don’t know a man ‘til you’ve walked a mile in his shoes… well you certainly can’t know a cockroach ‘til you spend a day is his tiny boots – especially if it’s the day he intends to commit a little suicide.


  • Berlin Today Award 2012 Berlinale Talent Campus
  • Edinburgh International Film Festival 2012
  • Internationales Filmfest Oldenburg  2012, Lobende Erwähnung
  • Kaohsiung Film Festival Taiwan 2012
  • Istanbul International Short Film Festival 2012
  • Trickywomen2013, A
  • Hollywoodshorts 2013
  • BAFICI Buenos Aires Filmfestival de Cine Indepediente, ARG
  • Grenzlandfimltage Selb 2013, D
  • 53. Int. Film Festival for children and youth ZLIN 2013, CZ
  • 8. Berkshire Film Festival 2013, USA
  • Shorts at Moonlight 2013, D
  • Guanajuato International Film Festival 2013, Mexico
  • Big Eddy Filmfestival 2013, USA
  • 10. Filmfest Eberswalde 2013, D

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