DOK Leipzig 29 October – 4 November 2018
61st International Leipzig Festival for Documentary and Animated Film
DOK Leipzig Film Festival



Stations of an animal refugee story in which, thanks to Social Media, the cat gets a German passport sooner than its owners.

Franziska Bruckner


Original Title: #theircatsaswell
Country: Austria
Year: 2016
Language: English
Subtitle: No
Runtime: 4 min.
Technique: Drawn
Format: DCP
Color: Colour
Director: Lisbeth Kovačič
Producer: Lisbeth Kovačič
Editor: Lisbeth Kovačič
Animation: Lisbeth Kovačič
Sound: Matija Schellander
Music: Matija Schellander

The annotations to the films in the Official Selection were written by the members of the selection committee and guest authors. All quotes from DOK Leipzig 2018 catalogue articles must be identified as such and cite the author's name. All articles where no author’s name is given are production notes.