Germany 2007, 35 mm, Dolby SR, colour, no dialogue, 9 min., puppet animation, 4:3 LB / 1.85
Director, Director of Photography: Spela Cadez; Screenwriter: Christina Zimmermann; Editor: Eli Cortiñas Hidalgo; Animation: Spela Cadez, Matej Lavrencic, Oliver Throm; Music: Mateja Staric; Production: Academy of Media Arts in Cologne;
Pain in the heart region, never-drying tears and hopelessly twisted heads are difficult to treat but, luckily, not incurable.

Spela Cadez

was born in Slovenia in 1977. In 2002 she completed her degree course in Communication Design at the University of Ljubljana. After attending lectures as a visiting student in the Communication Design faculty at the University of Duisburg-Essen, she studied at the Academy of Media Arts in Cologne from 2002 to 2007, majoring in Animation. Lovesick is her diploma film in Media Design.
Filmography: The Story About the Lost Letter (2001); Zasukanec (2004); La légende des poissons rouges (2006); Marathon (2008, co-directed with Izabela Plucinska), Last Minute (2010, co-directed with Marina Rosset)
Awards: FICA, Algarve, Portugal, 2007: Best Animated Film; Animadrid, Madrid, Spain, 2007: Best Student Film; Balkanima, Belgrade, Serbia, 2007: FIPRESCI Award; Animateka, Ljubljana, Slovenia, 2007: Best Student Film; Filmfest Dresden, 2008: Grant Award of the Minister of Art

Lernmaterialien Filmschule DaF

Liebeskrank - Arbeitsblätter (PDF, 481 KB)
Liebeskrank - Hinweise für Lehrende (PDF, 89 KB)